Chorizo: Calories and Nutrition Analyse

Chorizo: calories, protein, carbs and fat in 100g, ounce, one chorizo, slice and more

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Marcin PiotrowiczMarcin Piotrowicz

How many calories in chorizo?

100g of chorizo has about 296 calories (kcal).
Calories per: ounce | one chorizo | slice

To give you an idea, one link (70 g) chorizo has about 207 calories.

It is about 9% of daily calories intake for adult person with medium weight and medium activity (for calculation we assumed 2400 kcal daily intake).

To visualize how much it actualy is, take in mind that calories amount from one link chorizo is similar to calories amount from ie.:

  • 3.5 apples
  • 2.5 glasses of Coca Cola (220 ml glass)
  • 2 slices of cheese
  • 1.5 slices of bread
  • 1.5 glasses of milk
  • 10.5 cubes of sugar

For burning such amount of calories you need to bike at least 30 minutes, swim for about 24 minutes or run for 21 minutes.

Chorizo: calories and nutrition per 100g (and per ounce)

Calories296kcal/100g(84 kcal/oz)
Protein13.6g/100g(3.9 g/oz)
Carbs Total3.8g/100g(1.1 g/oz)
Fat25.1g/100g(7.1 g/oz)
per 100 gper ounce
Calories296 ~ 83.9
Carbs Total3.78 g~ 1.1 g
Fat25.1 g~ 7.1 g
Protein13.63 g~ 3.9 g
Water54.77 g~ 15.5 g

How many calories in 1, 2, 3 or 5 chorizo?

As I wrote before one link (70 g) has 207 calories. It is easy to count that two chorizo have about 414 calories and three chorizo have about 621 calories. In table below you can also see calories amount for four and five chorizo.

  • One link (70 g)207 kcal
  • Slice of chorizo (10g)30 kcal
  • Ounce (oz) of chorizo84 kcal

Protein in chorizo

Chorizo has 13.63 g protein per 100g.
When you multiplay this value with weight of one link (70 g) you can see that you will get about 9.5 g of protein.

Carbs in chorizo

Chorizo has 3.78 g carbohydrates per 100g.
In the same way as for protein we can calculate that one link (70 g) has about 2.6 g of carbs.

Fat in chorizo

Chorizo has 25.1 g fat per 100g.
So it is easy to count that one link (70 g) has about 17.6 g of fat.

Chorizo - caloies, wieght

one link (70 g) has:

207kcalFor burning these calories you have to:
Bike30 min.Bike
Horse ride38 min.Horse ride
Play tennis20 min.Tennis
Run21 min.Run
Swim24 min.Swim

chorizo - vitamins per 100g

  • Vitaminium B1 (Thiamine)0.207 mg
  • Vitaminium B2 (riboflavin)0.31 mg
  • Vitaminium B3 (Niacin)5.47 mg
  • Vitaminium B60.313 mg
  • Vitaminium E0.22 mg

Energy content of chorizo

  • 5% CARBS
  • 18% PROTEIN
  • 76% FAT

chorizo - minerals per 100g

  • Potassium308 mg
  • Phosphorus1.5 mg
  • Magnessium20 mg
  • Calcium19 mg
  • Sodium788 mg
  • Iron1.41 mg
  • Zink1.5 mg

Interesting charts - compare chorizo with other sausage

When you look at charts below you will see how chorizo looks like in comparsion to other products from its category. When you click on selected product you will se detailed comparsion.

Turkey salami (9.21) more...Turkey sausage (10.3) more...Poultry frankfurters (16.19) more...Turkey frankfurters (17.29) more...Wiener (hot dog) (19.4) more...Salami (22.2) more...Chorizo (25.1) more...Sousage (26.56) more...Kielbasa (26.79) more...Italian sausage (27.31) more...Frankfurters (28.1) more...Smoked sausage (28.23) more...Bratwurst (29.18) more...Sausage (29.68) more...Blood sausage (34.5) more...Pepperoni (46.28) more...
Fat in Chorizo Based On Sausage Category
Bratwurst (0.53) more...Smoked sausage (0.59) more...Wiener (hot dog) (0.88) more...Sausage (0.99) more...Sousage (1) more...Frankfurters (1.12) more...Poultry frankfurters (1.17) more...Turkey salami (1.25) more...Kielbasa (1.29) more...Pepperoni (1.33) more...Chorizo (1.41) more...Italian sausage (1.43) more...Turkey frankfurters (1.47) more...Turkey sausage (1.8) more...Salami (2.2) more...Blood sausage (6.4) more...
Iron in Chorizo Based On Sausage Category
Wiener (hot dog) (7) more...Blood sausage (8) more...Frankfurters (11) more...Smoked sausage (11) more...Sousage (12) more...Salami (13) more...Turkey frankfurters (14) more...Sausage (16) more...Italian sausage (18) more...Pepperoni (18) more...Chorizo (20) more...Poultry frankfurters (20) more...Turkey sausage (21) more...Bratwurst (21) more...Turkey salami (22) more...
Magnesium in Chorizo Based On Sausage Category
Poultry frankfurters (0.5) more...Turkey frankfurters (0.6) more...Sousage (1.1) more...Blood sausage (1.3) more...Salami (1.3) more...Turkey salami (1.3) more...Chorizo (1.5) more...Wiener (hot dog) (1.6) more...Frankfurters (1.8) more...
Phosphorus in Chorizo Based On Sausage Category
Wiener (hot dog) (101) more...Salami (188) more...Sousage (189) more...Poultry frankfurters (202) more...Turkey sausage (207) more...Turkey salami (216) more...Pepperoni (274) more...Italian sausage (304) more...Sausage (306) more...Chorizo (308) more...Bratwurst (348) more...Frankfurters (364) more...Blood sausage (38) more...Turkey frankfurters (392) more...Kielbasa (464) more...Smoked sausage (483) more...
Potassium in Chorizo Based On Sausage Category
Wiener (hot dog) (10.5) more...Frankfurters (11.69) more...Smoked sausage (11.98) more...Sousage (12.07) more...Turkey frankfurters (12.23) more...Sausage (12.45) more...Kielbasa (12.5) more...Salami (12.6) more...Chorizo (13.63) more...Bratwurst (13.72) more...Blood sausage (14.6) more...Poultry frankfurters (15.51) more...Turkey sausage (17) more...Italian sausage (19.12) more...Turkey salami (19.2) more...Pepperoni (19.25) more...
Protein in Chorizo Based On Sausage Category
Blood sausage (680) more...Turkey sausage (721) more...Italian sausage (743) more...Chorizo (788) more...Kielbasa (821) more...Smoked sausage (827) more...Bratwurst (846) more...Sousage (848) more...Frankfurters (865) more...Wiener (hot dog) (879) more...Turkey frankfurters (911) more...Poultry frankfurters (1027) more...Sausage (1062) more...Turkey salami (1107) more...Salami (1140) more...Pepperoni (1582) more...
Sodium in Chorizo Based On Sausage Category
Frankfurters (0.032) more...Turkey frankfurters (0.036) more...Poultry frankfurters (0.057) more...Turkey sausage (0.066) more...Blood sausage (0.07) more...Wiener (hot dog) (0.087) more...Salami (0.103) more...Sausage (0.15) more...Chorizo (0.207) more...Smoked sausage (0.212) more...Sousage (0.26) more...Pepperoni (0.271) more...Turkey salami (0.426) more...Bratwurst (0.459) more...Italian sausage (0.623) more...
Vitamin B1 in Chorizo Based On Sausage Category
Wiener (hot dog) (0.107) more...Blood sausage (0.13) more...Turkey sausage (0.151) more...Frankfurters (0.151) more...Sousage (0.17) more...Smoked sausage (0.18) more...Turkey frankfurters (0.181) more...Salami (0.189) more...Sausage (0.212) more...Italian sausage (0.233) more...Poultry frankfurters (0.257) more...Pepperoni (0.257) more...Turkey salami (0.303) more...Bratwurst (0.307) more...Chorizo (0.31) more...
Vitamin B2 in Chorizo Based On Sausage Category
Blood sausage (1.2) more...Wiener (hot dog) (1.613) more...Turkey sausage (2.137) more...Frankfurters (2.218) more...Smoked sausage (2.807) more...Sousage (3.227) more...Salami (3.238) more...Turkey frankfurters (3.68) more...Sausage (3.727) more...Turkey salami (3.979) more...Italian sausage (4.165) more...Poultry frankfurters (4.687) more...Bratwurst (4.795) more...Pepperoni (4.987) more...Chorizo (5.47) more...
Vitamin B3 (Niacin) in Chorizo Based On Sausage Category
Blood sausage (0.04) more...Sausage (0.097) more...Wiener (hot dog) (0.12) more...Frankfurters (0.127) more...Turkey frankfurters (0.143) more...Sousage (0.17) more...Smoked sausage (0.179) more...Salami (0.18) more...Turkey sausage (0.234) more...Chorizo (0.313) more...Poultry frankfurters (0.323) more...Bratwurst (0.327) more...Italian sausage (0.33) more...Pepperoni (0.362) more...Turkey salami (0.427) more...
Vitamin B6 in Chorizo Based On Sausage Category
Blood sausage (0.13) more...Salami (0.19) more...Chorizo (0.22) more...Poultry frankfurters (0.22) more...Wiener (hot dog) (0.22) more...Turkey salami (0.24) more...Smoked sausage (0.25) more...Italian sausage (0.25) more...Bratwurst (0.26) more...Sausage (0.38) more...Frankfurters (0.5) more...Turkey frankfurters (0.62) more...Pepperoni (1.03) more...
Vitamin E in Chorizo Based On Sausage Category
Pepperoni (28.55) more...Italian sausage (47.13) more...Blood sausage (47.3) more...Sausage (49.38) more...Bratwurst (51.45) more...Frankfurters (54.47) more...Chorizo (54.77) more...Smoked sausage (56.49) more...Sousage (56.58) more...Turkey sausage (59.59) more...Salami (60) more...Poultry frankfurters (62.5) more...Turkey frankfurters (62.99) more...Wiener (hot dog) (64.9) more...Turkey salami (68.8) more...
Water in Chorizo Based On Sausage Category
Poultry frankfurters (0.5) more...Turkey frankfurters (0.6) more...Sousage (1.1) more...Blood sausage (1.3) more...Salami (1.3) more...Turkey salami (1.3) more...Chorizo (1.5) more...Wiener (hot dog) (1.6) more...Frankfurters (1.8) more...
Zinc in Chorizo Based On Sausage Category
Kielbasa (54) more...Italian sausage (57) more...Turkey sausage (58) more...Frankfurters (58) more...Smoked sausage (61) more...Chorizo (63) more...Salami (71) more...Sousage (71) more...Sausage (73) more...Bratwurst (74) more...Turkey salami (76) more...Turkey frankfurters (77) more...Wiener (hot dog) (87) more...Poultry frankfurters (96) more...Pepperoni (97) more...Blood sausage (120) more...
Cholesterol in Chorizo Based On Sausage Category
Smoked sausage (0.94) more...Pepperoni (1.18) more...Blood sausage (1.29) more...Turkey salami (1.55) more...Salami (1.9) more...Sousage (1.98) more...Wiener (hot dog) (2.6) more...Poultry frankfurters (2.74) more...Bratwurst (2.85) more...Frankfurters (2.97) more...Chorizo (3.78) more...Turkey frankfurters (3.81) more...Italian sausage (4.27) more...Sausage (5.03) more...Kielbasa (5.36) more...Turkey sausage (10.92) more...
Carbohydrates in Chorizo Based On Sausage Category
Turkey salami (172) more...Turkey sausage (204) more...Poultry frankfurters (223) more...Turkey frankfurters (223) more...Wiener (hot dog) (230) more...Salami (261) more...Chorizo (296) more...Sousage (301) more...Kielbasa (304) more...Smoked sausage (309) more...Frankfurters (315) more...Bratwurst (333) more...Sausage (337) more...Italian sausage (344) more...Blood sausage (379) more...Pepperoni (504) more...
Calories in Chorizo Based On Sausage Category
Blood sausage (6) more...Salami (6) more...Sousage (7) more...Wiener (hot dog) (10) more...Smoked sausage (11) more...Frankfurters (14) more...Chorizo (19) more...Pepperoni (19) more...Italian sausage (21) more...Bratwurst (28) more...Turkey sausage (31) more...Kielbasa (36) more...Turkey salami (40) more...Sausage (42) more...Poultry frankfurters (74) more...Turkey frankfurters (148) more...
Calcium in Chorizo Based On Sausage Category
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