Cheesy Shells and Green Beans Recipe

Cheesy Shells and Green Beans has a low-calorie, low-carb, low-fat and low-protein content.

The food contains 4.7g 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 1.1 gms of protein, it is low in protein content, which is an important macronutrient that helps with tissue repair, provides energy and improves immunity.

Because of its low fat content, it could be suitable option, especially if you're watching your fat intake for health reasons. It's low MUFA and low PUFA.

It has a low density of Sodium, thus making it suitable for a low-sodium diet.

Based on the composite nutritive standing Cheesy Shells and Green Beans has been given a composite ranking of 100, and on a regular basis.

Calorie Breakdown

 Calories from Protein18%
 Calories from Fat4%
 Calories from Carbs78%

Why this is good for you

  • No Cholesterol
  • No Saturated Fat
  • Very low in Sodium

Why this is bad for you

Diet Suitability

Atkins DietLOW
Low Fat DietHIGH
Zone DietLOW

Vitamin Analysis

Vitamin A359.8 IU7.2%Top 30%High
Retinol0 mcg
Vitamin C8.7 mg14.5%Top 30%High
Vitamin D2.2 IU0.5%Mid 40%Average
Thiamin0 mg
Riboflavin0 mg
Niacin1.1 mg5.4%Mid 40%Average
Vitamin B60 mg
Folate15.2 mcg3.8%Mid 40%Average
Folic Acid0 mcg
Vitamin B120 mcg
Pantothenic Acid1.1 mg10.9%Top 10%Very High

Mineral Analysis

Calcium28.3 mg2.8%Mid 40%Average
Iron1.1 mg6%Mid 40%Average
Magnesium17.4 mg4.3%Mid 40%Average
Phosphorus51.1 mg5.1%Mid 40%Average
Potassium232.6 mg6.6%Top 30%High
Sodium2 mg0.1%Bottom 10%Very Low
Zinc0 mg
Copper0 mg
Manganese0 mg
Selenium3.3 mcg4.7%Mid 40%Average

Carbohydrate Analysis

Total Carbohydrate5.1 g1.7%Bottom 30%Low
Dietary Fiber1.8 g7.4%Top 30%High
Sugars0 g
Glucose1.1 mg
Fructose1.1 mg
Lactose0 mg
Maltose0 mg
Galactose0 mg

Protein Analysis

Protein1.2 g2.4%Bottom 30%Low
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 mg
Glutamic Acid0 mg
Glycine0 mg
Proline0 mg
Serine0 mg

Fat Analysis

Total Fat0.11 g0.17%Bottom 10%Very Low
Saturated Fat0 g
Monounsaturated Fat0 g
Polyunsaturated Fat0 g

Other Nutrients Analysis

Alcohol0 g
Ash1.1 g
Caffeine0 mg
Theobromine0 mg

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Amount Per Serving

Calories 20 Calories from Fat 1

% Daily Value *

Total Fat 0.1 g 0.15%

Saturated Fat 0 g

Trans Fat

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 1.8 mg 0.1%

Total Carbohydrates 4.7 g 1.6%

Dietary Fiber 1.7 g6.8%

Sugars 0 g

Protein 1.1 g 2.2%

Vitamin A 6.6% Vitamin C 13.3%

Calcium 2.6% Iron 5.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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