Nutritional Facts of Onion Tomato Koshimbir, Calories in Onion Tomato Koshimbir

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How many calories does one serving of Onion Tomato Koshimbir have?

One serving of Onion Tomato Koshimbir gives 42 calories. Out of which carbohydrates comprise 20 calories, proteins account for 3 calories and remaining calories come from fat which is 19 calories.  One serving of Onion Tomato Koshimbir provides about 2 percent of the total daily calorie requirement of a standard adult diet of 2,000 calories.

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Is Onion Tomato Koshimbir healthy?

Yes, this Onion Tomato Koshimbir is healthy. Made from onions, tomatoes, coriander, green chillies, mustard seeds and little sugar. 

Let's understand the Ingredients.

What's good.

Tomatoes : Tomatoes are extremely rich source of Lycopene. Tomatoes are a powerful antioxidant, super rich in Vitamin C, good for heart. Tomatoes are a Pregnant women's friend and are rich in Folate or Folic Acid which helps your body to produce and maintain new cells, especially red blood cells. Read about 13 amazing benefits of tomatoes.   
Onions : Yes, its a great antioxidant. The phytochemical present in onions along with their Vitamin C help boost your immunity. The chromium in onions help regulate your blood pressure. The sulphur in the onion which brings you tears is actually good for your eyes. Raw onions keep your heart healthy and see here for total benefits of onions
Coriander (kothmir, dhania) : The antioxidants vitamin Avitamin C and the quercetin present in coriander works towards strengthening our immune system. Coriander is a fairly good source of iron and folate – the 2 nutrient which help in the production and maintenance of red blood cells in our blood. Good for reducing cholesterol and for diabetics. Read 9 benefits of coriander to understand details. 

Can diabetics, heart patients and over weight individuals have Onion Tomato Koshimbir?

Yes, they can. It is made mainly of onions and tomatoes which is healthy for heart, diabetes and weight loss. There is very little sugar in the recipe and diabetics can drop that if they choose. 
Can healthy individuals have Onion Tomato Koshimbir?
Yes, this is one among side dishes which is served with your lunch or dinner in India. 

Onion Tomato Koshimbir is good for

1. Healthy Lifestyle
2. Weight Loss
6. Kids

Onion Tomato Koshimbir is high in

1. Vitamin C :  Vitamin C is a great defence against coughs and colds.
Note : a recipe is deemed high in a Vitamin or mineral if it meets 20% and above the recommended daily allowance based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

How to burn 42 calories that come from one serving of Onion Tomato Koshimbir?

Walking (6 kmph)     =         13  mins
Running (11 kmph)     =            4  mins
Cycling (30 kmph)     =           6  mins
Swimming (2 kmph)     =           7  mins

Note: These values are approximate and calorie burning differs in each individual

Value per serving% Daily Values
Energy42 cal2%
Protein0.7 g1%
Carbohydrates4.9 g2%
Fiber1 g4%
Fat2.1 g3%
Cholesterol0 mg0%
Vitamin A293 mcg6%
Vitamin B1 (Thiamine)0.1 mg10%
Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)0 mg0%
Vitamin B3 (Niacin)0.3 mg3%
Vitamin C17 mg42%
Vitamin E0 mg0%
Folic Acid (Vitamin B9)16.5 mcg8%
Calcium33.9 mg6%
Iron0.4 mg2%
Magnesium8.4 mg2%
Phosphorus19.1 mg3%
Sodium7.8 mg0%
Potassium96 mg2%
Zinc0.1 mg1%
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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