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Original, 40% Vegetable Oil Spread - Country Crock

Original, 40% Vegetable Oil Spread - Country Crock

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Barcode: 0027400545085 (EAN / EAN-13) 027400545085 (UPC / UPC-A)

Brands: Country Crock

Brand owner: Lipton

Categories: Dairies, Fats, Spreads, Spreadable fats, Animal fats, Milkfat, Dairy spread, Butters

Labels, certifications, awards: No gluten

Countries where sold: Spain, United States

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Ingredients

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    13 ingredients


    purified water, soybean oil, palm kernel and palm oil, salt, lecithin (soy), vinegar, natural flavors, vitamin a palmitate, beta carotene (color), vitamin d3
    Allergens: Soybeans

Food processing

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    Ultra processed foods


    Elements that indicate the product is in the 4 - Ultra processed food and drink products group:

    • Additive: E322 - Lecithins
    • Ingredient: Colour
    • Ingredient: Flavouring

    Food products are classified into 4 groups according to their degree of processing:

    1. Unprocessed or minimally processed foods
    2. Processed culinary ingredients
    3. Processed foods
    4. Ultra processed foods

    The determination of the group is based on the category of the product and on the ingredients it contains.

    Learn more about the NOVA classification

Additives

  • E322 - Lecithins


    Lecithin: Lecithin -UK: , US: , from the Greek lekithos, "egg yolk"- is a generic term to designate any group of yellow-brownish fatty substances occurring in animal and plant tissues, which are amphiphilic – they attract both water and fatty substances -and so are both hydrophilic and lipophilic-, and are used for smoothing food textures, dissolving powders -emulsifying-, homogenizing liquid mixtures, and repelling sticking materials.Lecithins are mixtures of glycerophospholipids including phosphatidylcholine, phosphatidylethanolamine, phosphatidylinositol, phosphatidylserine, and phosphatidic acid.Lecithin was first isolated in 1845 by the French chemist and pharmacist Theodore Gobley. In 1850, he named the phosphatidylcholine lécithine. Gobley originally isolated lecithin from egg yolk—λέκιθος lekithos is "egg yolk" in Ancient Greek—and established the complete chemical formula of phosphatidylcholine in 1874; in between, he had demonstrated the presence of lecithin in a variety of biological matters, including venous blood, in human lungs, bile, human brain tissue, fish eggs, fish roe, and chicken and sheep brain. Lecithin can easily be extracted chemically using solvents such as hexane, ethanol, acetone, petroleum ether, benzene, etc., or extraction can be done mechanically. It is usually available from sources such as soybeans, eggs, milk, marine sources, rapeseed, cottonseed, and sunflower. It has low solubility in water, but is an excellent emulsifier. In aqueous solution, its phospholipids can form either liposomes, bilayer sheets, micelles, or lamellar structures, depending on hydration and temperature. This results in a type of surfactant that usually is classified as amphipathic. Lecithin is sold as a food additive and dietary supplement. In cooking, it is sometimes used as an emulsifier and to prevent sticking, for example in nonstick cooking spray.
    Source: Wikipedia
  • E322i - Lecithin


    Lecithin: Lecithin -UK: , US: , from the Greek lekithos, "egg yolk"- is a generic term to designate any group of yellow-brownish fatty substances occurring in animal and plant tissues, which are amphiphilic – they attract both water and fatty substances -and so are both hydrophilic and lipophilic-, and are used for smoothing food textures, dissolving powders -emulsifying-, homogenizing liquid mixtures, and repelling sticking materials.Lecithins are mixtures of glycerophospholipids including phosphatidylcholine, phosphatidylethanolamine, phosphatidylinositol, phosphatidylserine, and phosphatidic acid.Lecithin was first isolated in 1845 by the French chemist and pharmacist Theodore Gobley. In 1850, he named the phosphatidylcholine lécithine. Gobley originally isolated lecithin from egg yolk—λέκιθος lekithos is "egg yolk" in Ancient Greek—and established the complete chemical formula of phosphatidylcholine in 1874; in between, he had demonstrated the presence of lecithin in a variety of biological matters, including venous blood, in human lungs, bile, human brain tissue, fish eggs, fish roe, and chicken and sheep brain. Lecithin can easily be extracted chemically using solvents such as hexane, ethanol, acetone, petroleum ether, benzene, etc., or extraction can be done mechanically. It is usually available from sources such as soybeans, eggs, milk, marine sources, rapeseed, cottonseed, and sunflower. It has low solubility in water, but is an excellent emulsifier. In aqueous solution, its phospholipids can form either liposomes, bilayer sheets, micelles, or lamellar structures, depending on hydration and temperature. This results in a type of surfactant that usually is classified as amphipathic. Lecithin is sold as a food additive and dietary supplement. In cooking, it is sometimes used as an emulsifier and to prevent sticking, for example in nonstick cooking spray.
    Source: Wikipedia

Ingredients analysis

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    Palm oil


    Ingredients that contain palm oil: Palm kernel oil, Palm oil
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    Maybe vegan


    Ingredients that may not be vegan: E322i, Natural flavouring, E160ai, Cholecalciferol
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    Maybe vegetarian


    Ingredients that may not be vegetarian: E322i, Natural flavouring, E160ai, Cholecalciferol
The analysis is based solely on the ingredients listed and does not take into account processing methods.
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    Details of the analysis of the ingredients


    purified water, soybean oil, palm kernel, palm oil, salt, lecithin (soy), vinegar, natural flavors, vitamin a palmitate, beta carotene (color), vitamin d3
    1. purified water -> en:filtered-water - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 9.09090909090909 - percent_max: 100
    2. soybean oil -> en:soya-oil - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - from_palm_oil: no - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 50
    3. palm kernel -> en:palm-kernel-oil - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - from_palm_oil: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 33.3333333333333
    4. palm oil -> en:palm-oil - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - from_palm_oil: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 25
    5. salt -> en:salt - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 20
    6. lecithin -> en:e322i - vegan: maybe - vegetarian: maybe - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 16.6666666666667
      1. soy -> en:soya - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 16.6666666666667
    7. vinegar -> en:vinegar - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 14.2857142857143
    8. natural flavors -> en:natural-flavouring - vegan: maybe - vegetarian: maybe - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 12.5
    9. vitamin a palmitate -> en:retinyl-palmitate - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 11.1111111111111
    10. beta carotene -> en:e160ai - vegan: maybe - vegetarian: maybe - from_palm_oil: maybe - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 10
      1. color -> en:colour - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 10
    11. vitamin d3 -> en:cholecalciferol - vegan: maybe - vegetarian: maybe - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 9.09090909090909

Nutrition

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    Poor nutritional quality


    ⚠️ Warning: the amount of fiber is not specified, their possible positive contribution to the grade could not be taken into account.
    ⚠️ Warning: the amount of fruits, vegetables and nuts is not specified on the label, it was estimated from the list of ingredients: 0

    This product is not considered a beverage for the calculation of the Nutri-Score.

    The product is in the fats category, the points for saturated fat are replaced by the points for the saturated fat / fat ratio.

    Positive points: 0

    • Proteins: 0 / 5 (value: 0, rounded value: 0)
    • Fiber: 0 / 5 (value: 0, rounded value: 0)
    • Fruits, vegetables, nuts, and colza/walnut/olive oils: 0 / 5 (value: 0, rounded value: 0)

    Negative points: 14

    • Energy: 4 / 10 (value: 1494, rounded value: 1494)
    • Sugars: 0 / 10 (value: 0, rounded value: 0)
    • Saturated fat / fat ratio: 3 / 10 (value: 25.0000000000006, rounded value: 25)
    • Sodium: 7 / 10 (value: 714.28571428572, rounded value: 714.3)

    The points for proteins are not counted because the negative points are greater or equal to 11.

    Score nutritionnel: 14 (14 - 0)

    Nutri-Score: D

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    Sugars in low quantity (0%)


    What you need to know
    • A high consumption of sugar can cause weight gain and tooth decay. It also augments the risk of type 2 diabetes and cardio-vascular diseases.

    Recommendation: Limit the consumption of sugar and sugary drinks
    • Sugary drinks (such as sodas, fruit beverages, and fruit juices and nectars) should be limited as much as possible (no more than 1 glass a day).
    • Choose products with lower sugar content and reduce the consumption of products with added sugars.
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    Salt in high quantity (1.79%)


    What you need to know
    • A high consumption of salt (or sodium) can cause raised blood pressure, which can increase the risk of heart disease and stroke.
    • Many people who have high blood pressure do not know it, as there are often no symptoms.
    • Most people consume too much salt (on average 9 to 12 grams per day), around twice the recommended maximum level of intake.

    Recommendation: Limit the consumption of salt and salted food
    • Reduce the quantity of salt used when cooking, and don't salt again at the table.
    • Limit the consumption of salty snacks and choose products with lower salt content.

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    Nutrition facts


    Nutrition facts As sold
    for 100 g / 100 ml
    As sold
    per serving (1 Tbsp (14 g))
    Compared to: Butters
    Energy 1,494 kj
    (357 kcal)
    209 kj
    (50 kcal)
    -49%
    Fat 42.857 g 6 g -44%
    Saturated fat 10.714 g 1.5 g -77%
    Monounsaturated fat 7.14 g 1 g -68%
    Polyunsaturated fat 17.86 g 2.5 g +379%
    Trans fat 0 g 0 g
    Salt 1.786 g 0.25 g +99%
    Carbohydrates 0 g 0 g -100%
    Sugars 0 g 0 g -100%
    Proteins 0 g 0 g -100%
    Vitamin A 1,071.3 µg 150 µg +29%
    Vitamin D 10.725 µg 1.5 µg
    Fruits‚ vegetables‚ nuts and rapeseed‚ walnut and olive oils (estimate from ingredients list analysis) 0 % 0 %
Serving size: 1 Tbsp (14 g)

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