Grilled Zucchini w/ Basil Recipe

Grilled Zucchini w/ Basil has a average-calorie, low-carb, average-fat and low-protein content. It is a good source of Vitamin A.

The food contains 6.2g of carbs. The carbohydrate profile of the the food reveals it is low in complex carbs and low in Simple carbs. Carbs are our primary source of energy but its source should be chosen with utmost care. Complex carbs are a more desirable addition to your diet, where as simple carbs should be consumed in moderation as it is very easily broken down, assimilated and absorbed in the body. Its low sugar content puts it in the bottom 20 percentile. This is a good thing for people watching their sugar intake. With 1 gms of protein, it is low in protein content, which is an important macronutrient that helps with tissue repair, provides energy and improves immunity.

Not only that, the average fat content of this product makes it suitable to be eaten when trying to lose weight. It's average MUFA and low PUFA. In terms of Polyunsaturated Fat content it is ranked in the bottom 20% of all food items. It is also ranked in the bottom 20 percentile in terms of its Monounsaturated Fat content, which are considered among "good fats".

It has a low density of Sodium, thus making it suitable for a low-sodium diet. Besides other nutrients, it is average in Magnesium, which is an essential micronutrient needed to keep muscle and nerve functioning normal and heart beat rhythmic. It also helps to support a healthy immune system, and keeps bones strong.

Ideally consumed as a Main Dish.

Our comprehensive nutrition ranking methodology, which inspects every nutrition element that this food is composed of, comes up with a nutrition ranking of 89, for Grilled Zucchini w/ Basil, and we advise that this food on a regular basis.

Calorie Breakdown

 Calories from Protein3%
 Calories from Fat76%
 Calories from Carbs20%

Why this is good for you

  • Very high in Vitamin A
  • No Cholesterol
  • Very low in Sodium

Why this is bad for you

Vitamin Analysis

Vitamin A1550 IU31%
Vitamin C7 mg11.7%
Vitamin D0 IU
Vitamin E1.4 mg4.8%
Thiamin0.06 mg4%
Riboflavin0.06 mg3.4%
Niacin0.6 mg3%
Vitamin B60.12 mg5.9%
Folate25.2 mcg6.3%
Vitamin B120 mcg
Pantothenic Acid0.17 mg1.7%

Mineral Analysis

Calcium21 mg2.1%
Iron0.56 mg3.1%
Magnesium31.2 mg7.8%
Phosphorus58 mg5.8%
Potassium361.7 mg10.3%
Sodium4.4 mg0.2%
Zinc0.27 mg1.8%
Copper0.12 mg6.2%
Manganese0.26 mg13.2%
Selenium0.35 mcg0.5%

Carbohydrate Analysis

Total Carbohydrate6.2 g2.1%
Dietary Fiber2.1 g8.4%
Sugars2.3 g

Protein Analysis

Protein1 g2%

Fat Analysis

Total Fat10.3 g15.8%
Saturated Fat1.4 g7%
Monounsaturated Fat7.5 g
Polyunsaturated Fat0.9 g

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Nutrition Facts

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Amount Per Serving

Calories 116 Calories from Fat 0

% Daily Value *

Total Fat 10.3 g 15.8%

Saturated Fat 1.4 g 7%

Trans Fat

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 4.4 mg 0.2%

Total Carbohydrates 6.2 g 2.1%

Dietary Fiber 2.1 g8.4%

Sugars 2.3 g

Protein 1 g 2%

Vitamin A 31% Vitamin C 11.7%

Calcium 2.1% Iron 3.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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