Thyme - calories, weight

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How much calories in thyme leaves?

100g of thyme has about 101 calories (kcal).

For instance, handful (15 g) has about 15 calories.

It is about 1% 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 handful (15 g) is similar to calories amount from 0.5 of sugar.

For burning such amount of calories you would have to bike at least 2 minutes, swim for about 2 minutes or run for 2 minutes.

Calories in thyme came from protein in 16%, from carbs in 72% and from fat in 11%.

See also: Nutrition, vitamins and health benefits of thyme.

Check compares of thyme with other products from spices category:

thyme - calories table

  • Handfull of thyme leaves (15g)15 kcal
  • Tablespoon of thyme (8g)8 kcal
  • 10g of thyme10 kcal
  • 20g of thyme20 kcal
  • 50g of thyme51 kcal
  • 100g of thyme101 kcal
  • 200g of thyme202 kcal
  • 500g of thyme505 kcal

Thyme - kalorie i makroskładniki w 100g

Calories 101 kcal
Carbs 24.45 gram
Protein 5.56 gram
Fat 1.68 gram

How much does a thyme weight?

Handfull of thyme leaves weights about 15g.
Tablespoon of thyme weights about 8g.

Does thyme cause weight gain? How it affects your diet?

Similar to other products number of calories in thyme puts it in the avarage of spices. If you are on diet and you are looking for low-calorific spices, thyme seems to be a 'not bad' choice but you can find something better.

Many products form spices have similar number of calories. To give you an ideal lest take turmeric leaves, mustard or ketchup.

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handful (15 g) has:

15kcal For burning these calories you have to:
Bike 2 min. Bike
Horse ride 3 min. Horse ride
Play tennis 1 min. Tennis
Run 2 min. Run
Swim 2 min. Swim
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All information about nutrition on this website was created with help of information from the official United States Department of Agriculture database.

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