These couscous facts can be used to help make decisions with regards to including couscous in your diet.
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You can use the following information to decide whether or not to include couscous in your diet.
Couscous, sometimes (incorrectly) spelt "cous cous", is:
- Low in Saturated Fat, Sodium, and Cholesterol
- High in Manganese and Selenium
The nutritional value of couscous means that it's somewhat suitable for:
- Gaining weight
Don't eat too much couscous if you're interested in:
- Maintaining good general health
- Losing weight
The following table outlines the basic nutritional values of couscous.
|Preparation||Portion||Carbs (g)||Fiber (g)||Fat (g)||Energy (kj)|
|Couscous - cooked||100g||23||1.5||0||470|