Broccoli With Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Roasted Garlic Recipe

Broccoli With Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Roasted Garlic has a average-calorie, average-carb, average-fat and high-protein content. It is a good source of Calcium, Iron, Vitamin B6, Vitamin C, Riboflavin and Folate.

The food contains 30.1g of carbs. The carbohydrate profile of the the food reveals it is average in complex carbs and average 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. With 11.9 gms of protein, it is high 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 average PUFA.

It is also rich in Vitamin C, whose benefits include, but are not limited to protection against immune system deficiencies, cardiovascular disease, prenatal health problems, eye disease, and even skin wrinkling.

It gives a good yield of Iron at 5 gms/ serving, and should be included in an Iron rich diet. Iron is essential to help carry oxygen from the lungs to the muscles and other organs, and is especially helpful for pregnant women. While Sodium is an essential nutrient, excess quantities can cause several disorders like fluid retention, hypertension. Since it has a low density of Sodium, it is suitable if you are aiming for a healthy, low-sodium diet. Besides other nutrients, it is high 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. It is also an average source of Selenium, which is an important antioxidant especially in combination with vitamin E.

Based on the composite nutritive standing Broccoli With Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Roasted Garlic has been given a composite ranking of 100, and on a regular basis.

Calorie Breakdown

 Calories from Protein19%
 Calories from Fat32%
 Calories from Carbs49%

Why this is good for you

  • High in Protein
  • Very high in Vitamin B6
  • Very high in Vitamin C
  • Very high in Riboflavin
  • No Cholesterol
  • Very high in Dietary Fiber

Why this is bad for you

Diet Suitability

Atkins DietLOW
Low Fat DietLOW
Zone DietLOW

Vitamin Analysis

Vitamin A3.8 IU0.1%Mid 40%Average
Retinol0 mcg
Vitamin C57.1 mg95.2%Top 10%Very High
Vitamin D0 IU
Thiamin0 mg
Riboflavin0.29 mg17.1%Top 10%Very High
Niacin1.2 mg5.8%Mid 40%Average
Vitamin B60.29 mg14.6%Top 30%High
Folate68.8 mcg17.2%Top 10%Very High
Folic Acid0 mcg
Vitamin B120 mcg
Pantothenic Acid0.29 mg2.9%Mid 40%Average

Mineral Analysis

Calcium63.3 mg6.3%Top 30%High
Iron1.5 mg8.1%Top 30%High
Magnesium27.7 mg6.9%Top 30%High
Phosphorus68.2 mg6.8%Mid 40%Average
Potassium0.29 mg0.01%Bottom 30%Low
Sodium24.1 mg1%Bottom 30%Low
Zinc0.58 mg3.9%Mid 40%Average
Copper0 mg
Manganese0.29 mg14.6%Top 30%High
Selenium3.2 mcg4.6%Mid 40%Average

Carbohydrate Analysis

Total Carbohydrate8.8 g2.9%Mid 40%Average
Dietary Fiber4.7 g18.9%Top 10%Very High
Sugars2 g
Glucose0.6 mg
Fructose0.9 mg

Protein Analysis

Protein3.5 g6.9%Mid 40%Average
Tryptophan0 mg
Threonine0 mg
Isoleucine0 mg
Leucine0 mg
Lysine0 mg
Methionine0 mg
Cystine0 mg
Phenylalanine0 mg
Tyrosine0 mg
Valine0 mg
Arginine0 mg
Histidine0 mg
Alanine0 mg
Aspartic Acid0.3 mg
Glutamic Acid0.3 mg
Glycine0 mg
Proline0 mg
Serine0 mg

Fat Analysis

Total Fat2.5 g3.9%Bottom 30%Low
Saturated Fat0.41 g2%Bottom 30%Low
Monounsaturated Fat0.9 g
Polyunsaturated Fat0.9 g

Other Nutrients Analysis

Alcohol0 g
Ash1.2 g
Caffeine0 mg
Theobromine0 mg

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Amount Per Serving

Calories 195 Calories from Fat 77

% Daily Value *

Total Fat 8.6 g 13.2%

Saturated Fat 1.4 g 7%

Trans Fat

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 82.8 mg 3.5%

Total Carbohydrates 30.1 g 10%

Dietary Fiber 16.2 g64.8%

Sugars 6.8 g

Protein 11.9 g 23.8%

Vitamin A 0.3% Vitamin C 326.7%

Calcium 21.7% Iron 27.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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