Welcome to the list of the top 20 spreads highest in zinc content. Where the amount of zinc ranges from 0.81 mg to 0 mg per 100g. The top spread is Sandwich spread, with chopped pickle, regular, unspecified oils with the highest zinc content, which in 100g contains 0.81 mg of zinc.

The total recommended daily allowance or RDA for zinc is 15 mg. For the 100g serving of Sandwich spread, with chopped pickle, regular, unspecified oils, which contains 0.81 mg of zinc, the corresponding RDA zinc percentage is 5 %, which is the highest item from the list of spreads high in zinc.

Our proprietary nutritional density score gives a nutritional value out of 100 based on 9 different vitamins, minerals and macro nutrients. Sandwich spread, with chopped pickle, regular, unspecified oils has a nutritional value score of 13 out of 100.Comparing the zinc content and the nutritional density in 100g for Sandwich spread, with chopped pickle, regular, unspecified oils; We class this as a medium to low zinc content item compared with all foods in our database.In terms of overall nutritional value we class this as an item with a low nutritional density value from our list of spreads.



Other important and zinc related nutrients are Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate. For this 100g serving for Sandwich spread, with chopped pickle, regular, unspecified oils, which is the top of the spreads list for zinc content in your diet, the amount of Calories is 389 kcal (19% RDA), the amount of Protein is 0.9 g (2% RDA), the amount of Fat is 34 g (52% RDA) and the amount of Carbohydrate is 22.4 g (17% RDA). The nutritional content and facts for 100g, which includes Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate is shown in the bar chart below as percentages of the recommended daily allowance along with the zinc content in Sandwich spread, with chopped pickle, regular, unspecified oils from the list of spreads.

zinc and nutrition facts in spreads per 100g



Top Twenty List - Highest zinc Content per 100g

Below is a basic list for zinc in spreads for the top 20 spreads. A more comprehensive list for the top items can be found at the bottom of the page along with different servings.

1. Sandwich spread, with chopped pickle, regular, unspecified oils 0.81mg (5%RDA)
2. Margarine-like spread with yogurt, approximately 40% fat, tub, with salt 0.24mg (2%RDA)
3. Margarine-like, vegetable oil spread, fat free, liquid, with salt 0.14mg (1%RDA)
4. Margarine-like spread with yogurt, 70% fat, stick, with salt 0.1mg (1%RDA)
5. Margarine-like, vegetable oil spread, fat-free, tub 0.07mg (0%RDA)
6. Margarine Spread, approximately 48% fat, tub 0.06mg (0%RDA)
7. Margarine, margarine-type vegetable oil spread, 70% fat, soybean and partially hydrogenated soybean, stick 0.06mg (0%RDA)
8. Margarine-like, vegetable oil-butter spread, reduced calorie, tub, with salt 0.02mg (0%RDA)
9. Margarine-like, vegetable oil spread, approximately 37% fat, unspecified oils, with salt, with added vitamin D 0.02mg (0%RDA)
10. Margarine-like, vegetable oil spread, unspecified oils, approximately 37% fat, with salt 0.02mg (0%RDA)
11. Vegetable oil-butter spread, reduced calorie 0.01mg (0%RDA)
12. Margarine-like, vegetable oil-butter spread, tub, with salt 0.01mg (0%RDA)
13. Margarine-like, vegetable oil spread, stick or tub, sweetened 0mg (0%RDA)
14. Margarine-like, vegetable oil spread, 60% fat, stick/tub/bottle, without salt, with added vitamin D 0mg (0%RDA)
15. Margarine-like vegetable-oil spread, stick/tub/bottle, 60% fat, with added vitamin D 0mg (0%RDA)
16. Margarine-like, vegetable oil spread, 60% fat, tub, with salt, with added vitamin D 0mg (0%RDA)
17. Margarine-like, vegetable oil spread, 60% fat, stick, with salt, with added vitamin D 0mg (0%RDA)
18. Margarine-like spread, BENECOL Light Spread 0mg (0%RDA)
19. Margarine-like spread, SMART BALANCE Light Buttery Spread 0mg (0%RDA)
20. Margarine-like, vegetable oil spread, 20% fat, without salt 0mg (0%RDA)

Highest Amount of zinc per Serving

Please remember that the above gives an accurate value in 100g for high zinc foods in your diet. You should also take into account portion sizes when you are considering the zinc nutritional content.

The food with the highest zinc content per typical serving is Sandwich spread, with chopped pickle, regular, unspecified oils which contains 0.12 mg in 1 tablespoon (or 15 g). The percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 1 %. For this serving the Calories content is 58.35 kcal (3% RDA), the Protein content is 0.14 g, the Fat content is 5.1 g (8% RDA) and the Carbohydrate content is 3.36 g (3% RDA).

Milligrams of zinc in spreads (per 100g)

The list below gives the total zinc content in the top 20 items from the general description 'spreads' each of which show the zinc amount as well as Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate. The top 20 food items are shown in the graph below, to give 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.

spreads zinc per 100g

Nutritional Information Summary

From the list below you can find a full nutrition facts breakdown for all foods containing zinc 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 with a high zinc content.


List of Spreads High in zinc Content per 100g

1. Sandwich spread, with chopped pickle, regular, unspecified oils - Zinc
0.81 mg of Zinc per 100g (5% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 13 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0.81 mg(5%) 389(19%)22.4(17%)34(52%)0.9(2%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tablespoon (or 15g):
0.12 mg(1%)58.35 kcal(3%)3.36 g(3%)5.1 g(8%)0.14 g(0%)
Other Serving Size : 1 cup (or 245g):
1.98 mg(13%)953.05 kcal(48%)54.88 g(42%)83.3 g(128%)2.21 g(4%)
2. Margarine-like spread with yogurt, approximately 40% fat, tub, with salt - Zinc
0.24 mg of Zinc per 100g (2% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 15 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0.24 mg(2%) 330(17%)2(2%)35(54%)2(4%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tablespoon (or 14g):
0.03 mg(0%)46.2 kcal(2%)0.28 g(0%)4.9 g(8%)0.28 g(1%)
3. Margarine-like, vegetable oil spread, fat free, liquid, with salt - Zinc
0.14 mg of Zinc per 100g (1% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 23 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0.14 mg(1%) 43(2%)2.5(2%)3(5%)1.5(3%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tbsp (or 15g):
0.02 mg(0%)6.45 kcal(0%)0.38 g(0%)0.45 g(1%)0.23 g(0%)
4. Margarine-like spread with yogurt, 70% fat, stick, with salt - Zinc
0.1 mg of Zinc per 100g (1% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 14 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0.1 mg(1%) 630(32%)0.5(0%)70(108%)0.3(1%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tablespoon (or 14g):
0.01 mg(0%)88.2 kcal(4%)0.07 g(0%)9.8 g(15%)0.04 g(0%)
5. Margarine-like, vegetable oil spread, fat-free, tub - Zinc
0.07 mg of Zinc per 100g (0% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 18 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0.07 mg(0%) 44(2%)4.34(3%)3.04(5%)0.1(0%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tbsp (or 14.6g):
0.01 mg(0%)6.42 kcal(0%)0.63 g(0%)0.44 g(1%)0.01 g(0%)
Other Serving Size : 1 cup (or 233g):
0.16 mg(1%)102.52 kcal(5%)10.11 g(8%)7.08 g(11%)0.23 g(0%)
6. Margarine Spread, approximately 48% fat, tub - Zinc
0.06 mg of Zinc per 100g (0% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 13 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0.06 mg(0%) 424(21%)0.86(1%)47.53(73%)0.2(0%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tbsp (or 14g):
0.01 mg(0%)59.36 kcal(3%)0.12 g(0%)6.65 g(10%)0.03 g(0%)
7. Margarine, margarine-type vegetable oil spread, 70% fat, soybean and partially hydrogenated soybean, stick - Zinc
0.06 mg of Zinc per 100g (0% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 14 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0.06 mg(0%) 628(31%)1.53(1%)70.22(108%)0.26(0%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tbsp (1 NLEA serving) (or 14g):
0.01 mg(0%)87.92 kcal(4%)0.21 g(0%)9.83 g(15%)0.04 g(0%)
8. Margarine-like, vegetable oil-butter spread, reduced calorie, tub, with salt - Zinc
0.02 mg of Zinc per 100g (0% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 14 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0.02 mg(0%) 450(23%)1(1%)50(77%)1(2%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tablespoon (or 14g):
0 mg(0%)63 kcal(3%)0.14 g(0%)7 g(11%)0.14 g(0%)
9. Margarine-like, vegetable oil spread, approximately 37% fat, unspecified oils, with salt, with added vitamin D - Zinc
0.02 mg of Zinc per 100g (0% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 15 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0.02 mg(0%) 339(17%)0.66(1%)37.77(58%)0.51(1%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tbsp (or 14.9g):
0 mg(0%)50.51 kcal(3%)0.1 g(0%)5.63 g(9%)0.08 g(0%)
10. Margarine-like, vegetable oil spread, unspecified oils, approximately 37% fat, with salt - Zinc
0.02 mg of Zinc per 100g (0% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 15 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0.02 mg(0%) 339(17%)0.66(1%)37.77(58%)0.51(1%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tbsp (or 14.9g):
0 mg(0%)50.51 kcal(3%)0.1 g(0%)5.63 g(9%)0.08 g(0%)
Other Serving Size : 1 cup (or 232g):
0.05 mg(0%)786.48 kcal(39%)1.53 g(1%)87.63 g(135%)1.18 g(2%)
Other Serving Size : 1 tsp (or 4.8g):
0 mg(0%)16.27 kcal(1%)0.03 g(0%)1.81 g(3%)0.02 g(0%)
11. Vegetable oil-butter spread, reduced calorie - Zinc
0.01 mg of Zinc per 100g (0% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 14 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0.01 mg(0%) 465(23%)0(0%)53(82%)0(0%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tbsp (or 13g):
0 mg(0%)60.45 kcal(3%)0 g(0%)6.89 g(11%)0 g(0%)
Other Serving Size : 1 cup (or 207g):
0.02 mg(0%)962.55 kcal(48%)0 g(0%)109.71 g(169%)0 g(0%)
12. Margarine-like, vegetable oil-butter spread, tub, with salt - Zinc
0.01 mg of Zinc per 100g (0% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 14 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0.01 mg(0%) 362(18%)1(1%)40(62%)1(2%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tablespoon (or 14g):
0 mg(0%)50.68 kcal(3%)0.14 g(0%)5.6 g(9%)0.14 g(0%)
13. Margarine-like, vegetable oil spread, stick or tub, sweetened - Zinc
0 mg of Zinc per 100g (0% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 13 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0 mg(0%) 534(27%)16.7(13%)52(80%)0(0%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tablespoon (or 14g):
0 mg(0%)74.76 kcal(4%)2.34 g(2%)7.28 g(11%)0 g(0%)
14. Margarine-like, vegetable oil spread, 60% fat, stick/tub/bottle, without salt, with added vitamin D - Zinc
0 mg of Zinc per 100g (0% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 15 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0 mg(0%) 542(27%)0.86(1%)59.81(92%)0.17(0%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tbsp (or 14g):
0 mg(0%)75.88 kcal(4%)0.12 g(0%)8.37 g(13%)0.02 g(0%)
15. Margarine-like vegetable-oil spread, stick/tub/bottle, 60% fat, with added vitamin D - Zinc
0 mg of Zinc per 100g (0% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 14 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0 mg(0%) 535(27%)0(0%)59.17(91%)0.6(1%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tbsp (or 14g):
0 mg(0%)74.9 kcal(4%)0 g(0%)8.28 g(13%)0.08 g(0%)
Other Serving Size : 1 cup (or 229g):
0 mg(0%)1225.15 kcal(61%)0 g(0%)135.5 g(208%)1.37 g(2%)
Other Serving Size : 1 teaspoon (or 4.8g):
0 mg(0%)25.68 kcal(1%)0 g(0%)2.84 g(4%)0.03 g(0%)
16. Margarine-like, vegetable oil spread, 60% fat, tub, with salt, with added vitamin D - Zinc
0 mg of Zinc per 100g (0% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 15 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0 mg(0%) 533(27%)0.86(1%)59.81(92%)0.17(0%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tbsp (or 14g):
0 mg(0%)74.62 kcal(4%)0.12 g(0%)8.37 g(13%)0.02 g(0%)
Other Serving Size : 1 cup (or 229g):
0 mg(0%)1220.57 kcal(61%)1.97 g(2%)136.96 g(211%)0.39 g(1%)
Other Serving Size : 1 teaspoon (or 4.8g):
0 mg(0%)25.58 kcal(1%)0.04 g(0%)2.87 g(4%)0.01 g(0%)
17. Margarine-like, vegetable oil spread, 60% fat, stick, with salt, with added vitamin D - Zinc
0 mg of Zinc per 100g (0% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 14 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0 mg(0%) 537(27%)0.69(1%)60.39(93%)0.12(0%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tbsp (or 14g):
0 mg(0%)75.18 kcal(4%)0.1 g(0%)8.45 g(13%)0.02 g(0%)
18. Margarine-like spread, BENECOL Light Spread - Zinc
0 mg of Zinc per 100g (0% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 15 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0 mg(0%) 357(18%)5.71(4%)38.71(60%)0(0%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tablespoon (1 NLEA serving) (or 14g):
0 mg(0%)49.98 kcal(2%)0.8 g(1%)5.42 g(8%)0 g(0%)
19. Margarine-like spread, SMART BALANCE Light Buttery Spread - Zinc
0 mg of Zinc per 100g (0% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 15 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0 mg(0%) 337(17%)1.98(2%)36.41(56%)0.02(0%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tbsp (or 14g):
0 mg(0%)47.18 kcal(2%)0.28 g(0%)5.1 g(8%)0 g(0%)
20. Margarine-like, vegetable oil spread, 20% fat, without salt - Zinc
0 mg of Zinc per 100g (0% RDA)
Nutritional Value = 14 / 100    Food Category - Fats and Oils
Zinc
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
Content for a 100g serving :
0 mg(0%) 175(9%)0.4(0%)19.5(30%)0(0%)
Typical Serving Amount : 1 tbsp (or 12.8g):
0 mg(0%)22.4 kcal(1%)0.05 g(0%)2.5 g(4%)0 g(0%)
Other Serving Size : 1 cup (or 205g):
0 mg(0%)358.75 kcal(18%)0.82 g(1%)39.98 g(62%)0 g(0%)






zinc and Nutritional Values - Top 221 Foods

Vegetables

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Fruits

a banana, an apple, an orange, a peach, apricots, butternut squash, lemon, grapes, watermelon, strawberries, green grapes, kiwi, blueberries, zucchini, figs, honeydew, eggplant, dates, olives, a pear, coconut, cranberries, pomegranate, a mango, pineapple, cherries, cantaloupe, grapefruit, tangerine, nectarines, raisins, plums, tomatoes, chili peppers, chilis, peppers, avocado, cucumber, summer squash, winter squash, papaya, prunes, fruit salad, persimmons

Seafood

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Drinks

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Nuts and Seeds

chia seeds, sunflower seeds, pecans, pumpkin seeds, hazelnuts, nuts, almonds, sesame seeds, walnuts, cashews, peanuts, chestnuts, coconut meat, ginkgo nuts, mixed nuts, macadamia nuts

Beans and Lentils

soybeans, pinto beans, kidney beans, lentils, black beans, lima beans, navy beans, beets, beans, garbanzo beans, baked beans

Meat

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Fast Foods

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Spreads, Sauces and Herbs

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Sweets, Desserts and Snacks

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Breakfast Cereal

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Miscellaneous

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