Spicy Potato-Crusted Tilapia Recipe

Spicy Potato-Crusted Tilapia has a low-calorie, low-carb, low-fat and average-protein content. It is a good source of Vitamin B12, Vitamin C, Vitamin D and Niacin.

The food contains 5.6g 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 2.8 gms of protein, it is average 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 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 has a very high density of Sodium, thus making it unsuitable 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. It is also a very high source of Selenium, which is an important antioxidant especially in combination with vitamin E.

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 100, for Spicy Potato-Crusted Tilapia, and we advise that this food on a regular basis.

Calorie Breakdown

 Calories from Protein32%
 Calories from Fat3%
 Calories from Carbs65%

Why this is good for you

  • High in Niacin
  • Very high in Vitamin D
  • High in Vitamin C
  • No Cholesterol
  • No Saturated Fat
  • Very high in Vitamin B12

Why this is bad for you

  • Very high in Sodium

Diet Suitability

Atkins DietLOW
Zone DietLOW

Vitamin Analysis

Vitamin A558.4 IU11.2%Top 10%Very High
Retinol0 mcg
Vitamin C7.3 mg12.2%Top 30%High
Vitamin D87.1 IU21.8%Top 10%Very High
Thiamin0 mg
Riboflavin0 mg
Niacin2.8 mg14%Top 30%High
Vitamin B60 mg
Folate19.7 mcg4.9%Mid 40%Average
Folic Acid0 mcg
Vitamin B121.1 mcg18.7%Top 10%Very High
Pantothenic Acid0.56 mg5.6%Top 30%High

Mineral Analysis

Calcium13.5 mg1.3%Bottom 30%Low
Iron1.1 mg6.2%Mid 40%Average
Magnesium22.5 mg5.6%Mid 40%Average
Phosphorus124.7 mg12.5%Mid 40%Average
Potassium258.4 mg7.4%Top 30%High
Sodium918.1 mg38.3%Top 10%Very High
Zinc0 mg
Copper0 mg
Manganese0 mg
Selenium32 mcg45.7%Top 10%Very High

Carbohydrate Analysis

Total Carbohydrate3.1 g1%Bottom 30%Low
Dietary Fiber1.1 g4.3%Mid 40%Average
Sugars1.1 g
Glucose0 mg
Fructose0 mg
Lactose0 mg
Maltose0 mg
Galactose0 mg

Protein Analysis

Protein1.6 g3.1%Bottom 30%Low
Tryptophan0 mg
Threonine0.6 mg
Isoleucine0.6 mg
Leucine0.6 mg
Lysine1.1 mg
Methionine0.6 mg
Cystine0 mg
Phenylalanine0.6 mg
Tyrosine0.6 mg
Valine0.6 mg
Arginine1.1 mg
Histidine0.6 mg
Alanine1.1 mg
Aspartic Acid1.7 mg
Glutamic Acid2.2 mg
Glycine0.6 mg
Proline0 mg
Serine0.6 mg
Hydroxyproline0 mg

Fat Analysis

Total Fat0.06 g0.09%Bottom 10%Very Low
Saturated Fat0 g
Monounsaturated Fat0.6 g
Polyunsaturated Fat0.6 g

Other Nutrients Analysis

Alcohol0 g
Ash3.9 g
Caffeine0 mg
Theobromine0 mg

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Amount Per Serving

Calories 32 Calories from Fat 1

% Daily Value *

Total Fat 0.1 g 0.15%

Saturated Fat 0 g

Trans Fat

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 1634.3 mg 68.1%

Total Carbohydrates 5.6 g 1.9%

Dietary Fiber 1.9 g7.6%

Sugars 1.9 g

Protein 2.8 g 5.6%

Vitamin A 19.9% Vitamin C 21.7%

Calcium 2.4% Iron 11.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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