Welcome to the nutritional sugar content in 10 different types of macaroni and cheese, ranging from 9.61 g to 0 g per 100g. The basic type of macaroni and cheese is Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree, where the amount of sugar in 100g is 0.5 g. This is 1% of the sugar RDA, from 100g of Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree.

The percentage of the recommended daily allowance (RDA) for sugar is based on a 0 g RDA level for a mature adult.

Top five macaroni and cheese products high in sugar

Below is a summary list for the top five macaroni and cheese items ranked by the amount or level of sugar in 100g.

At the bottom of the page is the full list for the 10 different types of macaroni and cheese based on the content in different servings in grams and oz (and other serving sizes), providing a comprehensive analysis of the sugar content in macaroni and cheese.

1. Macaroni and cheese dinner with dry sauce mix, boxed, uncooked : 9.61g (11%RDA)
2. Macaroni and cheese, dry mix, prepared with 2% milk and 80% stick margarine from dry mix : 4.27g (5%RDA)
3. Macaroni and cheese, box mix with cheese sauce, prepared : 1.57g (2%RDA)
4. Macaroni and cheese, frozen entree : 1.53g (2%RDA)
5. Macaroni and Cheese, canned, microwavable : 1.41g (2%RDA)

Following on from the five top macaroni and cheese items or products containing sugar we have a more comprehensive break down of Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree, and the highest item containing sugar which is Macaroni and cheese dinner with dry sauce mix, boxed, uncooked. 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 10 types of macaroni and cheese. .

Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree - Nutritional Content and Chart

The full nutrition content, RDA percentages and levels for Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree should be considered along with the sugar content. This food profile is part of our list of food and drinks under the general group Meals, Entrees, and Sidedishes.Other important and sugar related nutrients are Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate. For this 100g serving in your diet, the amount of Calories is 82 kcal (4% RDA), the amount of Protein is 3.38 g (6% RDA), the amount of Fat is 2.46 g (4% RDA) and the amount of Carbohydrate is 11.52 g (9% RDA). The nutritional content and facts for 100g, which includes Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate is shown in the RDA chart below as percentages of the recommended daily allowance along with the sugar levels in macaroni and cheese.

sugar and nutrition facts in macaroni and cheese per 100g

Our proprietary nutritional density score gives a nutritional value out of 100 based on 9 different vitamins, minerals and macro nutrients. Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree has a nutritional value score of 14 out of 100.Comparing the sugar content and the nutritional density in 100g for Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree; We class this as a medium to low sugar content item.In terms of overall nutritional value we class this as an item with a medium nutritional density value.

Amount of sugar per 100 Calories

100 calories of macaroni and Cheese, canned entree is a serving size of 1.22 g, and the amount of Sugar is 0.61 g (1.22% RDA). Other important and related nutrients and macronutrients such as Fat, in 100 Calories are as follows; Protein 4.12 g (7.32% RDA), Fat 3 g (4.88% RDA), Carbohydrate 14.05 g (10.98% RDA). This is shown in the sugar RDA percentage chart below, based on 100 Calories, along with the other important nutrients and macro nutrients. sugar and nutrition facts in macaroni and cheese per 100 calories

Content per Typical Serving Size 1 serving (or 244 g)

For the food Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree the typical serving size is 1 serving (or 244 g) which contains 1.22 g of Sugar. The sugar percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 1 %.

To give 100% of the RDA, 100.0 servings of the typical serving size 1 serving (or 244 g) give the complete RDA. In terms of the gram weight and total content for this serving the Calories content is 200.08 kcal, the Protein content is 8.25 g, the Fat content is 6 g and the Carbohydrate content is 28.11 g. The percentages are shown below in the sugar chart, for the typical serving of sugar and the related and important nutritional values.sugar and nutritional content in macaroni and cheese

Macronutrients in Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree


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 serving or 244 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. From protein the number of calories is 33.0 (kcal).The number of calories from Fat is 54.0 (kcal).The total calories from carbohydrate is 112.4 (kcal).sugar, calories and nutritional content in macaroni and cheese

Grams of sugar in macaroni and cheese (per 100g)

This list of 10 types of macaroni and cheese, is brought to you by www.dietandfitnesstoday.com and ranges from Macaroni and cheese dinner with dry sauce mix, boxed, uncooked through to Macaroni and cheese loaf, chicken, pork and beef where all food items are ranked by the content or amount per 100g. The nutritional sugar 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 much sugar in macaroni and cheese.

The list below gives the total sugar content in the 10 items from the general description 'macaroni and cheese' each of which show the sugar amount as well as Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate. Below, is the top 10 food items shown in the sugar 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.

macaroni and cheese sugar per 100g

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

The corresponding Calories for macaroni and cheese ranked by the amount of sugar per 100g is shown below in the macaroni and cheese calories chart. macaroni and cheese sugar per 100g

Effect of Preparation and Storage on sugar

The level of sugar 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 number of frozen food items is 1. The highest amount of sugar from the 1 frozen items is in Macaroni and cheese, frozen entree where the sugar content is 1.53 g per 100g. The number of food items classified as canned is 2 items. The highest amount of sugar from the 2 canned items is in Macaroni and Cheese, canned, microwavable where the level is 1.41 g per 100g.

Average Content for macaroni and cheese

The average (or more correctly the arithmetic mean) amount of sugar contained in 100g of macaroni and cheese, based on the list below of 10 different items under the general description of macaroni and cheese, is 2.23 g of sugar. This average value corresponds to 2.48 % of the recommended dietary allowance (or RDA) in your diet. The averages for the different nutrients are as follows; the average amount of Calories is 153.60 kcal, the average amount of Protein is 6.13 g, the average amount of Fat is 5.46 g and the average amount of Carbohydrate is g.

Median Amount

The median value of Sugar is found in Macaroni and Cheese, canned, microwavable which in 100g contains 1.41 g of Sugar. This corresponds to 2 % of the recommended daily allowance. For this serving the amount of Calories is 134 kcal, the amount of Protein is 5.98 g, the amount of Fat is 5.99 g and the amount of Carbohydrate is 13.96 g.

Highest sugar Content per 100g

Using the list below for the 10 different macaroni and cheese nutrition entries in our database, the highest amount of sugar is found in Macaroni and cheese dinner with dry sauce mix, boxed, uncooked which contains 9.61 g of sugar per 100g. The associated percentage of RDA is 11 %. For this 100g serving the Calories content is 379 kcal, the Protein content is 13.81 g, the Fat content is 4.77 g, the Carbohydrate content is 70.2 g. chart to show highest sugar in macaroni and cheese per 100g

The lowest amount of sugar is in Macaroni and cheese loaf, chicken, pork and beef which in 100g contains 0 g of sugar. This gives as percentage of the recommended daily allowance 0 % of the RDA. For this 100g serving the amount of Calories is 228 kcal, the amount of Protein is 11.76 g, the amount of Fat is 14.96 g, the amount of Carbohydrate is 11.63 g.

The difference between the highest and lowest values gives a sugar range of 9.61 g per 100g. The range for the other nutrients are as follows; 151 kcal for Calories, 2.05 g for Protein, 10.19 g for Fat, 0 g for Carbohydrate.

Highest Amount of sugar per Serving

Please remember that the above gives an accurate value in 100g for high sugar foods in your diet. For example 100g of Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree contains 0.5 g of sugar. 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 sugar nutritional content.

The food with the highest sugar content per typical serving is Macaroni and cheese, dry mix, prepared with 2% milk and 80% stick margarine from dry mix which contains 8.45 g in 1 cup (or 198 g). The percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 9 %. For this serving the Calories content is 376.2 kcal, the Protein content is 9.68 g, the Fat content is 16.39 g and the Carbohydrate content is 47.38 g.

Nutritional Information Summary

From the list below you can find a full nutrition facts breakdown for all foods containing sugar 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 foods high in sugar


Macaroni and cheese List, sugar Content per 100g

1. Macaroni and cheese dinner with dry sauce mix, boxed, uncooked - Sugar
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Meals, Entrees, and Sidedishes
  Sugar
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  9.61 g (11%)379 kcal (19%)70.2 g (54%)4.77 g (7%)13.81 g (25%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 serving (makes about 1 cup prepared) (or 70g):
   6.73 g (7%) 265.3 kcal (13%) 49.14 g (38%) 3.34 g (5%) 9.67 g (17%)
2. Macaroni and cheese, dry mix, prepared with 2% milk and 80% stick margarine from dry mix - Sugar
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Meals, Entrees, and Sidedishes
  Sugar Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  4.27 g (5%)190 kcal (10%)23.93 g (18%)8.28 g (13%)4.89 g (9%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup (or 198g):
   8.45 g (9%) 376.2 kcal (19%) 47.38 g (36%) 16.39 g (25%) 9.68 g (17%)
3. Macaroni and cheese, box mix with cheese sauce, prepared - Sugar
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Meals, Entrees, and Sidedishes
  Sugar Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  1.57 g (2%)164 kcal (8%)23.1 g (18%)4.99 g (8%)6.68 g (12%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup prepared (or 189g):
   2.97 g (3%) 309.96 kcal (15%) 43.66 g (34%) 9.43 g (15%) 12.63 g (23%)
4. Macaroni and cheese, frozen entree - Sugar
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Meals, Entrees, and Sidedishes
  Sugar Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  1.53 g (2%)149 kcal (7%)17.28 g (13%)6.41 g (10%)5.6 g (10%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup (or 137g):
   2.1 g (2%) 204.13 kcal (10%) 23.67 g (18%) 8.78 g (14%) 7.67 g (14%)
  Other serving sizes 1 container (mean weight over brands) (or 283g):
  4.33 g (5%) 421.67 kcal (21%) 48.9 g (38%) 18.14 g (28%) 15.85 g (28%)
5. Macaroni and Cheese, canned, microwavable - Sugar
  Nutritional Value : 13 / 100     food group - Meals, Entrees, and Sidedishes
  Sugar Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  1.41 g (2%)134 kcal (7%)13.96 g (11%)5.99 g (9%)5.98 g (11%)
  Typical Serving size of 7.5 oz 1 serving (or 213g):
   3 g (3%) 285.42 kcal (14%) 29.73 g (23%) 12.76 g (20%) 12.74 g (23%)
6. Babyfood, dinner, macaroni and cheese, junior - Sugar
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Baby Foods
  Sugar Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  1.32 g (1%)61 kcal (3%)8.2 g (6%)2 g (3%)2.6 g (5%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 oz (or 28.35g):
   0.37 g (0%) 17.29 kcal (1%) 2.32 g (2%) 0.57 g (1%) 0.74 g (1%)
  Other serving sizes 1 jar (or 170g):
  2.24 g (2%) 103.7 kcal (5%) 13.94 g (11%) 3.4 g (5%) 4.42 g (8%)
7. Babyfood, dinner, macaroni and cheese, strained - Sugar
  Nutritional Value : 15 / 100     food group - Baby Foods
  Sugar Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  1.27 g (1%)67 kcal (3%)8.95 g (7%)2.11 g (3%)3.14 g (6%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 oz (or 28.35g):
   0.36 g (0%) 18.99 kcal (1%) 2.54 g (2%) 0.6 g (1%) 0.89 g (2%)
  Other serving sizes 1 jar (or 113g):
  1.44 g (2%) 75.71 kcal (4%) 10.11 g (8%) 2.38 g (4%) 3.55 g (6%)
8. Babyfood, macaroni and cheese, toddler - Sugar
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Baby Foods
  Sugar Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  0.79 g (1%)82 kcal (4%)11.2 g (9%)2.6 g (4%)3.5 g (6%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 container (or 113g):
   0.89 g (1%) 92.66 kcal (5%) 12.66 g (10%) 2.94 g (5%) 3.96 g (7%)
9. Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree - Sugar
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Meals, Entrees, and Sidedishes
  Sugar Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  0.5 g (1%)82 kcal (4%)11.52 g (9%)2.46 g (4%)3.38 g (6%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 serving (or 244g):
   1.22 g (1%) 200.08 kcal (10%) 28.11 g (22%) 6 g (9%) 8.25 g (15%)






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