Foodstruct
Advanced Nutrition Search | Diet Analysis | Glycemic index chart

Dill vs Cayenne pepper - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

Compare

What are the main differences between Dill and Cayenne pepper?

  • Dill has less Vitamin A, Vitamin B6, Fiber, Vitamin B2, Vitamin B3, Potassium, Phosphorus, Manganese, Copper, and Magnesium than Cayenne pepper.
  • Cayenne pepper's daily need coverage for Vitamin A is 188% higher.

We used Dill weed, fresh and Spices, pepper, red or cayenne types in this comparison.

Infographic

Dill vs Cayenne pepper infographic
Copy infographic link

Mineral Comparison

Mineral comparison score is based on the number of minerals by which one or the other food is richer. The "coverage" chart below show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food
Dill
1
:
Contains more Calcium +40.5%
Contains more Iron +18.4%
Contains more Potassium +172.9%
Contains more Magnesium +176.4%
Contains more Copper +155.5%
Contains more Zinc +172.5%
Contains more Phosphorus +343.9%
Contains less Sodium -50.8%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 248% 63% 66% 40% 49% 25% 29% 8%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 293% 45% 178% 109% 125% 68% 126% 4%
Contains more Calcium +40.5%
Contains more Iron +18.4%
Contains more Potassium +172.9%
Contains more Magnesium +176.4%
Contains more Copper +155.5%
Contains more Zinc +172.5%
Contains more Phosphorus +343.9%
Contains less Sodium -50.8%

Vitamin Comparison

Vitamin comparison score is based on the number of vitamins by which one or the other food is richer. The "coverage" chart below show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food
Dill
3
:
Contains more Vitamin C +11.3%
Contains more Folate +41.5%
Contains more Vitamin A +439.1%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +465.5%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +210.5%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +454.2%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +1224.3%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 284% 464% 0% 0% 15% 69% 30% 24% 43% 0% 0% 113%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 255% 2497% 597% 0% 82% 213% 164% 0% 566% 0% 201% 80%
Contains more Vitamin C +11.3%
Contains more Folate +41.5%
Contains more Vitamin A +439.1%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +465.5%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +210.5%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +454.2%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +1224.3%

Vitamin and Mineral Summary Scores

The summary score is calculated by summing up the daily values contained in 300 grams of the product. Obviously the more the food fulfills human daily needs, the more the summary score is.
Vitamin Summary Score
86
Dill
388
Cayenne pepper
Mineral Summary Score
65
Dill
118
Cayenne pepper

Macronutrients Comparison

Macronutrient comparison charts compare the amount of protein, total fats, and total carbohydrates in 300 grams of the food. The displayed values show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of food.
Protein
21%
Dill
72%
Cayenne pepper
Carbohydrates
7%
Dill
57%
Cayenne pepper
Fats
5%
Dill
80%
Cayenne pepper

Comparison summary table

Pay attention to the most right column. It shows the amounts side by side, making it easier to realize the amount of difference.
Dill Cayenne pepper
Lower in Sugar ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Rich in minerals ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal

Which food is preferable for your diet?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Dill Cayenne pepper
Low Calories diet ok
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet ok
Low glycemic index diet ok

People also compare

Comparison summary

Which food is lower in Sugar?
Dill
Dill is lower in Sugar (difference - 10.34g)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Dill
Dill is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 3.2g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Dill
Dill is lower in glycemic index (difference - 17)
Which food is cheaper?
Dill
Dill is cheaper (difference - $0.5)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Cayenne pepper
Cayenne pepper contains less Sodium (difference - 31mg)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Cayenne pepper
Cayenne pepper is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Cayenne pepper
Cayenne pepper is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
?
The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)

All nutrients comparison - raw data values

Nutrient Dill Cayenne pepper Opinion
Calories 43 318 Cayenne pepper
Protein 3.46 12.01 Cayenne pepper
Fats 1.12 17.27 Cayenne pepper
Vitamin C 85 76.4 Dill
Carbs 7.02 56.63 Cayenne pepper
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 6.59 7.8 Cayenne pepper
Calcium 208 148 Dill
Potassium 738 2014 Cayenne pepper
Magnesium 55 152 Cayenne pepper
Sugar 10.34 Dill
Fiber 2.1 27.2 Cayenne pepper
Copper 0.146 0.373 Cayenne pepper
Zinc 0.91 2.48 Cayenne pepper
Starch
Phosphorus 66 293 Cayenne pepper
Sodium 61 30 Cayenne pepper
Vitamin A 7718 41610 Cayenne pepper
Vitamin E 29.83 Cayenne pepper
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.058 0.328 Cayenne pepper
Vitamin B2 0.296 0.919 Cayenne pepper
Vitamin B3 1.57 8.701 Cayenne pepper
Vitamin B5 0.397 Dill
Vitamin B6 0.185 2.45 Cayenne pepper
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 80.3 Cayenne pepper
Folate 150 106 Dill
Trans Fat 0 Cayenne pepper
Saturated Fat 0.06 3.26 Dill
Monounsaturated Fat 0.802 2.75 Cayenne pepper
Polyunsaturated fat 0.095 8.37 Cayenne pepper
Tryptophan 0.014 Dill
Threonine 0.068 Dill
Isoleucine 0.195 Dill
Leucine 0.159 Dill
Lysine 0.246 Dill
Methionine 0.011 Dill
Phenylalanine 0.065 Dill
Valine 0.154 Dill
Histidine 0.071 Dill
Fructose

References

The source of all the nutrient values on the page (excluding the main article the sources for which are presented separately if present) is the USDA's FoodCentral. The exact links to the foods presented on this page can be found below.

  1. Dill - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/172233/nutrients
  2. Cayenne pepper - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/170932/nutrients

All the Daily Values are presented for males aged 31-50, for 2000 calorie diets.

Data provided by FoodStruct.com should be considered and used as information only. Please consult your physician before beginning any diet.