Ceviche in Avocado Shells Recipe

Ceviche in Avocado Shells has a average-calorie, average-carb, high-fat and high-protein content. It is a good source of Vitamin B6, Vitamin B12, Vitamin C, Vitamin D, Niacin, Folate and Pantothenic Acid.

The food contains 16.4g 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. With 18.6 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 high fat content of this product makes it unsuitable to be eaten when trying to lose weight. It's high MUFA and average PUFA.

It a good source of Vitamin B6 and Vitamin B12.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.

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. It is also average in Magnesium, an essential micronutrient that regulates functioning of muscles and nerves and heart beat. It is also an average source of Selenium, which is an important antioxidant especially in combination with vitamin E.

Our comprehensive nutrition ranking methodology, which inspects every nutrition element that this food is composed of, comes up with a nutrition ranking of 98, for Ceviche in Avocado Shells, and we advise that this food on a regular basis.

Calorie Breakdown

 Calories from Protein21%
 Calories from Fat61%
 Calories from Carbs18%

Why this is good for you

  • Very high in Protein
  • Very high in Vitamin B6
  • High in Niacin
  • High in Vitamin D
  • Very high in Vitamin C
  • Very high in Dietary Fiber

Why this is bad for you

Diet Suitability

Atkins DietLOW
Low Fat DietLOW
Zone DietLOW

Vitamin Analysis

Vitamin A218 IU4.4%Top 30%High
Retinol4.7 mcg
Vitamin C26.3 mg43.8%Top 10%Very High
Vitamin D42.1 IU10.5%Top 10%Very High
Thiamin0 mg
Riboflavin0 mg
Niacin2.2 mg10.8%Top 30%High
Vitamin B60.36 mg18%Top 10%Very High
Folate38.1 mcg9.5%Top 30%High
Folic Acid0 mcg
Vitamin B122.2 mcg36%Top 10%Very High
Pantothenic Acid1.1 mg10.8%Top 10%Very High

Mineral Analysis

Calcium21.6 mg2.2%Mid 40%Average
Iron0.72 mg4%Mid 40%Average
Magnesium20.9 mg5.2%Mid 40%Average
Phosphorus94.2 mg9.4%Mid 40%Average
Potassium341 mg9.7%Top 10%Very High
Sodium18 mg0.8%Bottom 30%Low
Zinc0.36 mg2.4%Mid 40%Average
Copper0 mg
Manganese0.36 mg18%Top 30%High
Selenium3.6 mcg5.1%Mid 40%Average

Carbohydrate Analysis

Total Carbohydrate5.9 g2%Bottom 30%Low
Dietary Fiber2.7 g10.9%Top 30%High
Sugars1.3 g
Glucose0.4 mg
Fructose0.4 mg
Lactose0 mg
Maltose0 mg
Galactose0 mg

Protein Analysis

Protein6.7 g13.4%Mid 40%Average
Tryptophan0 mg
Threonine0.4 mg
Isoleucine0.4 mg
Leucine0.4 mg
Lysine0.7 mg
Methionine0.4 mg
Cystine0 mg
Phenylalanine0.4 mg
Tyrosine0.4 mg
Valine0.4 mg
Arginine0.4 mg
Histidine0.4 mg
Alanine0.4 mg
Aspartic Acid0.7 mg
Glutamic Acid1.1 mg
Glycine0.4 mg
Proline0.4 mg
Serine0.4 mg

Fat Analysis

Total Fat8.7 g13.4%Mid 40%Average
Saturated Fat1.3 g6.5%Mid 40%Average
Monounsaturated Fat5.8 g
Polyunsaturated Fat1.1 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 342 Calories from Fat 219

% Daily Value *

Total Fat 24.3 g 37.4%

Saturated Fat 3.6 g 18%

Trans Fat

Cholesterol 43.8 mg 14.6%

Sodium 50.1 mg 2.1%

Total Carbohydrates 16.4 g 5.5%

Dietary Fiber 7.6 g30.4%

Sugars 3.6 g

Protein 18.6 g 37.2%

Vitamin A 12.1% Vitamin C 121.7%

Calcium 6% Iron 11.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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