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Vegemite - Bega Cheese - 560 g

Vegemite - Bega Cheese - 560 g

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Barcode: 9352042000342 (EAN / EAN-13)

Common name: Concentrated Yeast Extract

Quantity: 560 g

Packaging: Jar

Brands: Bega Cheese

Categories: Plant-based foods and beverages, Plant-based foods, Spreads, Plant-based spreads, Salted spreads, Yeast extract spreads

Labels, certifications, awards: Vegetarian, Fabriqué en Australie, Verified, Végétarien

Origin of ingredients: Australia 95%

Manufacturing or processing places: Australia

Stores: Woolworths, Coles

Countries where sold: Australia, France

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Ingredients

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    14 ingredients


    yeast extract (from yeast grown on barley and wheat ), salt, mineral salt (508), malt extract (from barley), colour (150c), flavours, niacin, thiamine, riboflavin, folate, allergen statement: contains barley and wheat , suitable for vegetarians
    Allergens: Gluten

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: E150c - Ammonia caramel
    • 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

Ingredients analysis

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    Palm oil content unknown


    Unrecognized ingredients: From-yeast-grown-on-barley-and-wheat, Mineral-salt, 508, 150c, Thiamine

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    Vegan status unknown


    Unrecognized ingredients: From-yeast-grown-on-barley-and-wheat, Mineral-salt, 508, 150c, Thiamine, Folate

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    Vegetarian


    No non-vegetarian ingredients detected

    Unrecognized ingredients: From-yeast-grown-on-barley-and-wheat, Mineral-salt, 508, 150c, Thiamine, Folate

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    yeast extract (from yeast grown on barley and wheat), salt, mineral salt (508), malt extract (from barley), colour (150c), flavours, niacin, thiamine, riboflavin, folate
    1. yeast extract -> en:yeast-extract - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 10 - percent_max: 100
      1. from yeast grown on barley and wheat -> en:from-yeast-grown-on-barley-and-wheat - percent_min: 10 - percent_max: 100
    2. salt -> en:salt - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 50
    3. mineral salt -> en:mineral-salt - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 33.3333333333333
      1. 508 -> en:508 - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 33.3333333333333
    4. malt extract -> en:malt-extract - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 25
      1. from barley -> en:barley - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 25
    5. colour -> en:colour - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 20
      1. 150c -> en:150c - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 20
    6. flavours -> en:flavouring - vegan: maybe - vegetarian: maybe - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 16.6666666666667
    7. niacin -> en:e375 - vegan: maybe - vegetarian: maybe - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 14.2857142857143
    8. thiamine -> en:thiamine - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 12.5
    9. riboflavin -> en:e101 - vegan: maybe - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 11.1111111111111
    10. folate -> en:folate - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 10

Nutrition

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    Average nutritional quality


    ⚠️ 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.

    Positive points: 5

    • Proteins: 5 / 5 (value: 25.9, rounded value: 25.9)
    • Fiber: 5 / 5 (value: 8.4, rounded value: 8.4)
    • Fruits, vegetables, nuts, and colza/walnut/olive oils: 0 / 5 (value: 0, rounded value: 0)

    Negative points: 12

    • Energy: 2 / 10 (value: 729, rounded value: 729)
    • Sugars: 0 / 10 (value: 2.4, rounded value: 2.4)
    • Saturated fat: 0 / 10 (value: 1, rounded value: 1)
    • Sodium: 10 / 10 (value: 3300, rounded value: 3300)

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

    Score nutritionnel: 7 (12 - 5)

    Nutri-Score: C

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    Sugars in low quantity (2.4%)


    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 (8.25%)


    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
    Compared to: Yeast extract spreads
    Energy 729 kj
    (174 kcal)
    -21%
    Fat 1 g +41%
    Saturated fat 1 g +41%
    Carbohydrates 11.1 g -8%
    Sugars 2.4 g +22%
    Fiber 8.4 g
    Proteins 25.9 g +12%
    Salt 8.25 g +67%
    Fruits‚ vegetables‚ nuts and rapeseed‚ walnut and olive oils (estimate from ingredients list analysis) 0 %

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Product added on by leighc
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