carbs in leeks information and values per serving and 100g

Welcome to the nutritional carbs content in 4 different types of leeks, ranging from 74.65 g to 7.62 g per 100g. The basic type of leeks is Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw, where the amount of carbs in 100g is 14.15 g.

14.15 g of carbs per 100g, from Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw corresponds to 11% of the carbs RDA. For a typical serving size of 1 cup (or 89 g) the amount of Carbohydrate is 12.59 g. This corresponds to an RDA percentage of 10%.

The percentage of the recommended daily allowance (RDA) for carbs is based on a 130 g RDA level for a mature adult.

Top three leeks products high in carbs

Below is a summary list for the top three leeks items ranked by the amount or level of carbs in 100g.

1. Leeks, (bulb and lower-leaf portion), freeze-dried : 74.65g (57%RDA)
2. Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw : 14.15g (11%RDA)
3. Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), cooked, boiled, drained, without salt : 7.62g (6%RDA)

Following on from the three top leeks items or products containing carbs we have a more comprehensive break down of Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw, and the highest item containing carbs which is Leeks, (bulb and lower-leaf portion), freeze-dried. We also give a comparison of average values, median values and lowest values along with a comparison with other food groups and assess the effects of storage and preparation on the 4 types of leeks.

At the bottom of the page is the full list for the 4 different types of leeks based on the content in different servings in grams and oz (and other serving sizes), providing a comprehensive analysis of the carbs content in leeks.

Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw - Nutritional Content and Chart

The full nutrition content, RDA percentages and levels for Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw should be considered along with the carbs content. This food profile is part of our list of food and drinks under the general group Vegetables and Vegetable Products.Other important and carbs related nutrients are Sugar, Calories, Protein and Fat. For this 100g serving in your diet, the amount of Sugar is 3.9 g (4% RDA), the amount of Calories is 61 kcal (3% RDA), the amount of Protein is 1.5 g (3% RDA) and the amount of Fat is 0.3 g. The nutritional content and facts for 100g, which includes Sugar, Calories, Protein and Fat is shown in the RDA chart below as percentages of the recommended daily allowance along with the carbs levels in leeks.

carbs and nutrition facts in leeks per 100g

Our proprietary nutritional density score gives a nutritional value out of 100 based on 9 different vitamins, minerals and macro nutrients. Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw has a nutritional value score of 22 out of 100.Comparing the carbs content and the nutritional density in 100g for Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw; We class this as a medium to low carbs content item.In terms of overall nutritional value we class this as an item with a high nutritional density value.

Comparing carbs in leeks vs pasta

The amount of carbs in pasta is 25 g per 100g.As carbs percentage of the RDA this is 19 %. Comparing with Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw, in 100g contains 14.15 g of carbs. As a percentage of the RDA this is 11 %. Therefore, pasta has 10.85 g more carbs than Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw. In terms of carbs percentage this is 77 % more carbs. Pasta has an overall nutritional value score of 14 out of 100, whereas Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw has a nutritional value score of 22 out of 100.

The highest content of carbs in the food items under the general description or type of leeks, is Leeks, (bulb and lower-leaf portion), freeze-dried with 74.65 g of carbs per 100g. Comparing pasta with Leeks, (bulb and lower-leaf portion), freeze-dried; Leeks, (bulb and lower-leaf portion), freeze-dried has 49.65 g more carbs than pasta. In terms of carbs percentage this is 199 % more carbs.

Amount of carbs per 100 Calories

100 calories of leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw is a serving size of 1.64 g, and the amount of Carbohydrate is 23.2 g (18.03% RDA). Other important and related nutrients and macronutrients such as Protein, in 100 Calories are as follows; Sugar 6.39 g (6.56% RDA), Protein 2.46 g (4.92% RDA), Fat 0.49 g (0% RDA). This is shown in the carbs RDA percentage chart below, based on 100 Calories, along with the other important nutrients and macro nutrients. carbs and nutrition facts in leeks per 100 calories

Content per Typical Serving Size 1 cup (or 89 g)

For the food Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw the typical serving size is 1 cup (or 89 g) which contains 12.59 g of Carbohydrate. The carbs percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 10 %.

To give 100% of the RDA, 10.0 servings of the typical serving size 1 cup (or 89 g) give the complete RDA. In terms of the gram weight and total content for this serving the Sugar content is 3.47 g, the Calories content is 54.29 kcal, the Protein content is 1.34 g and the Fat content is 0.27 g. The percentages are shown below in the carbs chart, for the typical serving of carbs and the related and important nutritional values.carbs and nutritional content in leeks

Macronutrients in Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw


The amount of protein, fat and carbs from this food described above is measured in grams per 100g and grams in a typical serving size (in this case 1 cup or 89 g), although it is also useful to give the number of calories from protein, fat and carbohydrate which are the most important macronutrients. For this serving in your diet here are the macronutrient calories. The total calories from carbohydrate is 48.3 (kcal).From protein the number of calories is 3.7 (kcal).The number of calories from Fat is 2.3 (kcal).carbs, calories and nutritional content in leeks

Grams of carbs in leeks (per 100g)

This list of 4 types of leeks, is brought to you by www.dietandfitnesstoday.com and ranges from Leeks, (bulb and lower-leaf portion), freeze-dried through to Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), cooked, boiled, drained, with salt where all food items are ranked by the content or amount per 100g. The nutritional carbs content can be scaled by the amount in grams, oz or typical serving sizes. Simply click on a food item or beverage from the list at the bottom of the page to give a full dietary nutritional breakdown to answer the question how many carbs in leeks.

The list below gives the total carbs content in the 4 items from the general description 'leeks' each of which show the carbs amount as well as Sugar, Calories, Protein and Fat. Below, is the top 4 food items shown in the carbs chart. This gives a quick and easy dietary comparison for the different items, where each item is listed at the bottom of the page with a nutritional summary.

leeks carbs per 100g

The corresponding nutritional value for leeks based on our density score out of 100 (ranked by the amount of carbs per 100g) is shown in the below nutritional density chart. leeks carbs per 100g

The corresponding Calories for leeks ranked by the amount of carbs per 100g is shown below in the leeks calories chart. leeks carbs per 100g

Effect of Preparation and Storage on carbs

The level of carbs can be affected by the method of storage for example canned or frozen and also by the method of preparation for example either raw, cooked or fried. The total food items which are raw is 1 item. The highest amount of carbs from the 1 raw items is in Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw where the content is 14.15 g per 100g. The number of food items which are cooked are 2 items. The highest amount of carbs from the 2 cooked items is in Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), cooked, boiled, drained, without salt where the amount is 7.62 g per 100g. Comparing raw and cooked leeks shows that cooking can change the levels of carbs by 6.53 g in a 100g serving.

Average Content for leeks

The average (or more correctly the arithmetic mean) amount of carbs contained in 100g of leeks, based on the list below of 4 different items under the general description of leeks, is 26.01 g of carbs. This average value corresponds to 20.01 % of the recommended dietary allowance (or RDA) in your diet. The averages for the different nutrients are as follows; the average amount of Sugar is 2.03 g, the average amount of Calories is 111.00 kcal, the average amount of Protein is 4.58 g and the average amount of Fat is g.

Median Amount

The median value of Carbohydrate is found in Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw which in 100g contains 14.15 g of Carbohydrate. This corresponds to 11 % of the recommended daily allowance. For this serving the amount of Sugar is 3.9 g, the amount of Calories is 61 kcal, the amount of Protein is 1.5 g and the amount of Fat is 0.3 g.

Highest carbs Content per 100g

Using the list below for the 4 different leeks nutrition entries in our database, the highest amount of carbs is found in Leeks, (bulb and lower-leaf portion), freeze-dried which contains 74.65 g of carbs per 100g. The associated percentage of RDA is 57 %. For this 100g serving the Calories content is 321 kcal, the Protein content is 15.2 g, the Fat content is 2.1 g. chart to show highest carbs in leeks per 100g

The lowest amount of carbs in 100g is in Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), cooked, boiled, drained, with salt which contains 7.62 g. This gives as percentage of the recommended daily allowance 6 % of the RDA. For this 100g serving the amount of Sugar is 2.11 g, the amount of Calories is 31 kcal, the amount of Protein is 0.81 g, the amount of Fat is 0.2 g.

The difference between the highest and lowest values gives a carbs range of 67.03 g per 100g. The range for the other nutrients are as follows; 290 kcal for Calories, 14.39 g for Protein, 0 g for Fat.

Highest Amount of carbs per Serving

Please remember that the above gives an accurate value in 100g for high carbs foods in your diet. For example 100g of Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw contains 14.15 g of carbs. However, there are other factors to consider when you are assessing your nutritional requirements. You should also take into account portion sizes when you are considering the carbs nutritional content.

The food with the highest carbs content per typical serving is Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw which contains 12.59 g in 1 cup (or 89 g). The percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 10 %. For this serving the Sugar content is 3.47 g, the Calories content is 54.29 kcal, the Protein content is 1.34 g and the Fat content is 0.27 g.

Nutritional Information Summary

From the list below you can find a full nutrition facts breakdown for all foods containing carbs which can be scaled for different servings and quantities. We have also sorted our complete nutritional information and vitamin database of over 7000 foods, to give a list of carbs rich foods.


Leeks List, carbs Content per 100g

1. Leeks, (bulb and lower-leaf portion), freeze-dried - Carbohydrate
  Nutritional Value : 19 / 100     food group - Vegetables and Vegetable Products
  Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  74.65 g (57%)321 kcal (16%)2.1 g (3%)15.2 g (27%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 tbsp (or 0.2g):
   0.15 g (0%) 0.64 kcal (0%) 0 g (0%) 0.03 g (0%)
  Other serving sizes .25 cup (or 0.8g):
  0.6 g (0%) 2.57 kcal (0%) 0.02 g (0%) 0.12 g (0%)
2. Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), raw - Carbohydrate
  Nutritional Value : 22 / 100     food group - Vegetables and Vegetable Products
  Carbohydrate Sugar Calories Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  14.15 g (11%)3.9 g (4%)61 kcal (3%)0.3 g (0%)1.5 g (3%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup (or 89g):
   12.59 g (10%) 3.47 g (4%) 54.29 kcal (3%) 0.27 g (0%) 1.34 g (2%)
  Other serving sizes 1 leek (or 89g):
  12.59 g (10%) 3.47 g (4%) 54.29 kcal (3%) 0.27 g (0%) 1.34 g (2%)
  Other serving sizes 1 slice (or 6g):
  0.85 g (1%) 0.23 g (0%) 3.66 kcal (0%) 0.02 g (0%) 0.09 g (0%)
3. Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), cooked, boiled, drained, without salt - Carbohydrate
  Nutritional Value : 21 / 100     food group - Vegetables and Vegetable Products
  Carbohydrate Sugar Calories Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  7.62 g (6%)2.11 g (2%)31 kcal (2%)0.2 g (0%)0.81 g (1%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 leek (or 124g):
   9.45 g (7%) 2.62 g (3%) 38.44 kcal (2%) 0.25 g (0%) 1 g (2%)
  Other serving sizes .25 cup and chopped or diced (or 26g):
  1.98 g (2%) 0.55 g (1%) 8.06 kcal (0%) 0.05 g (0%) 0.21 g (0%)
4. Leeks, (bulb and lower leaf-portion), cooked, boiled, drained, with salt - Carbohydrate
  Nutritional Value : 20 / 100     food group - Vegetables and Vegetable Products
  Carbohydrate Sugar Calories Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  7.62 g (6%)2.11 g (2%)31 kcal (2%)0.2 g (0%)0.81 g (1%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 leek (or 124g):
   9.45 g (7%) 2.62 g (3%) 38.44 kcal (2%) 0.25 g (0%) 1 g (2%)






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