Fantastic lycopene, how much is there in the tomato puree?
Lycopene is a carotenoid beneficial for our health thanks to its antioxidant and anti-tumor capabilities. How much lycopene can we find in tomato purees available on the market?
- Is it possible to identify the level of lycopene contained in the tomato puree online?
- Is it true that the tomato concentrate has a major presence of lycopene than the tomato puree?
What is the tomato?
- Solanum, from Latin “sólor” = I comfort, relief;
- lycopersicum, from Greek “lýkos” = wolf and “pérsicum” = fishing, meaning fishing the wolves.
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|Petti il delicato||Coop Origine||Divella passata||Mutti passata||Mutti doppio concentrato||Cirio la rustica||Supercirio concentrato||Valfrutta vellutata||Despar doppio concentrato|
|Net weight||500 g||700 g||680 g||700 g||140 g||680 g||140 g||700 g||400 g|
|Energy kJ (kcal)||114 (27)||147 (35)||104 (25)||149 (36)||407 (96)||135 (32)||315 (74)||125 (30)||376 (89)|
|Fat||0,2 g||0,1 g||0,1 g||0,5 g||0,2 g||0,1 g||0,3 g||0,1 g||0 g|
|– of which saturated||0,0 g||0,0 g||0,0 g||0,1 g||0,1 g||0,1 g||0,1 g||0,1 g||0 g|
|Carbs||4,3 g||6,3 g||4,0 g||5,1 g||17 g||5,3 g||12,7 g||4,9 g||14 g|
|– of which sugar||4,3 g||4,4 g||4,0 g||4,5 g||14 g||4,2 g||9,5 g||3,9 g||14 g|
|Fibers||1,0 g||1,1 g||n.r.||n.r.||n.r.||1,7 g||3,0 g||1,5 g||5,1 g|
|Proteins||1,5 g||1,2 g||1,4 g||1,6 g||4,2 g||1,2 g||3,0 g||1,2 g||5 g|
|Salt||0,42 g||0,61 g||0,35 g||0,5 g||0,5 g||0,02 g||0,0 g||0,38 g||1,5 g|
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Is it possible to identify the level of lycopene in tomato puree online?
Is it true that the tomato concentrate has a greater presence of lycopene than the tomato puree?
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