Buckwheat properties

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This page collects information about nutritional facts and other properties of buckwheat in summary. The information on this and other food has been gathered from various sources and may not be totally accurate. Among the data shown in this website you can find information about proteins, vitamins and minerals from buckwheat and other nutrients like fiber, calories or cholesterol.

The proportions of nutrients in buckwheat may vary depending on the type and quantity of food, and other factors that might contribute to the modification of its nutrients. Remember that depending on the preparation, buckwheat may vary their properties and nutritional characteristics.

You can use this information to understand your dietary intake of this food or any other cereal grains and pasta. This can help you to cook better and healthier recipes including buckwheat, but remember to consult your doctor or nutritionist before beginning any regimen or make drastic changes in your diet.

Properties of buckwheat

In your regular grocery store in the group of buckwheat you can find buckwheat among other available foods.

Below you can see information about nutritional facts, properties and benefits of buckwheat for your body as well as the amount of each of its major nutrients.

This food belongs to the cereal grains and pasta group.

Since buckwheat is a food high in carbohidrates we can say thtat this buckwheat is a source of immediate energy required by the body to perform numerous mental and physical activities.

High fiber foods like buckwheat may reduce your risk of cardiovascular disease, diabetes and obesity. Eating high fiber foods like buckwheat normalizes bowel movements and helps maintain bowel integrity and health. Because of its fibers, buckwheat is useful for controlling blood sugar levels and it lowers blood cholesterol levels.

Nutritional facts tables of buckwheat

Below is a summary table of key nutrients of buckwheat and a list of links to tables showing details of nutritional facts of buckwheat. They include the main nutrients as well as the proportion of each.

Calories343 kcal.
Fat3.4 g.
Cholesterol0 mg.
Sodium1 mg.
Carbohydrates71.5 g.
Fiber10. g.
Sugar0 g.
Protein13.25 g.
Vitamin A0 μg.Vitamin C0 mg.
Vitamin B120 μg.Calcium18 mg.
Iron2.2 mg.Vitamin B37.02 mg.

The quantity of nutrients shown in the previous table, correspond to 100 grams of this kind of buckwheat.

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