Original Beef Jerky

Wawa - Original Beef Jerky has a average-calorie, average-carb, average-fat and very high-protein content. It is a good source of Iron and Vitamin C.

The food contains 17.64g of carbs. The carbohydrate profile of the the food reveals it is low in complex carbs and high 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 sugar content is among the top 10 percentile. This is often undesirable for people watching their sugar intake. With 35.27 gms of protein, it is very high in protein content, which is an important macronutrient that helps with tissue repair, provides energy and improves immunity.

Moreover, the average fat content makes it suitable if you're on a low-fat diet plan. A quick glance at the fat profile reveals that it is average in saturated fats and low in trans fats. It's low MUFA and low PUFA. In terms of Polyunsaturated Fat content it is ranked in the top 10% of all food items. It is also ranked in the top 10 percentile in terms of its Monounsaturated Fat content, which are considered among "good fats".

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 5.08 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. It has a very high density of Sodium, thus making it unsuitable for a low-sodium diet.

Calorie Breakdown

 Calories from Protein58%
 Calories from Fat13%
 Calories from Carbs29%

Why this is good for you

  • Very high in Protein
  • High in Vitamin C
  • High in Iron

Why this is bad for you

  • Very high in Cholesterol
  • Very high in Sodium

Diet Suitability

Atkins DietLOW
Low Fat DietHIGH
Zone DietLOW

Vitamin Analysis

Vitamin C16.9 mg28.2%Mid 40%Average

Mineral Analysis

Iron5.1 mg28.2%Top 10%Very High
Potassium0 mg
Sodium1904.8 mg79.4%Top 30%High

Carbohydrate Analysis

Total Carbohydrate17.6 g5.9%Mid 40%Average
Dietary Fiber0 g
Sugars17.6 g

Protein Analysis

Protein35.3 g70.5%Top 30%High

Fat Analysis

Total Fat3.5 g5.4%Top 30%High
Saturated Fat1.8 g8.8%Mid 40%Average
Monounsaturated Fat0 g
Polyunsaturated Fat0 g
Total Trans Fatty Acids0 g

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Amount Per Serving

Calories 70 Calories from Fat 10

% Daily Value *

Total Fat 1 g 1.5%

Saturated Fat 0.5 g 2.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 30 mg 10%

Sodium 540 mg 22.5%

Total Carbohydrates 5 g 1.7%

Dietary Fiber 0 g

Sugars 5 g

Protein 10 g 20%

Vitamin A Vitamin C 8%

Calcium Iron 8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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