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Foie gras vs Barbecue chicken - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Summary of differences between Foie gras and Barbecue chicken

  • Foie gras has more Vitamin B12, Vitamin A RAE, Iron, Selenium, Copper, Vitamin B5, and Folate, while Barbecue chicken has more Vitamin B3.
  • Foie gras covers your daily need of Vitamin B12 372% more than Barbecue chicken.
  • Foie gras contains 50 times more Vitamin A RAE than Barbecue chicken. While Foie gras contains 1001µg of Vitamin A RAE, Barbecue chicken contains only 20µg.
  • The amount of Saturated Fat in Barbecue chicken is lower.

These are the specific foods used in this comparison Pate de foie gras, canned (goose liver pate), smoked and Chicken, broiler, rotisserie, BBQ, thigh meat and skin.

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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
Contains more Calcium +337.5%
Contains more Iron +478.9%
Contains more Copper +419.5%
Contains more Magnesium +61.5%
Contains more Potassium +84.8%
Contains less Sodium -51.9%
Contains more Zinc +93.5%
Equal in Phosphorus - 218
Calcium Iron Magnesium Phosphorus Potassium Sodium Zinc Copper 22% 207% 10% 86% 13% 91% 26% 134%
Calcium Iron Magnesium Phosphorus Potassium Sodium Zinc Copper 5% 36% 15% 94% 23% 44% 49% 26%
Contains more Calcium +337.5%
Contains more Iron +478.9%
Contains more Copper +419.5%
Contains more Magnesium +61.5%
Contains more Potassium +84.8%
Contains less Sodium -51.9%
Contains more Zinc +93.5%
Equal in Phosphorus - 218

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
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Contains more Vitamin A +4874.6%
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +60%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +31.7%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +689.5%
Contains more Folate +650%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +1900%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +128.4%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +218.3%
Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin C Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Folate Vitamin B12 Vitamin K 200% 0% 0% 7% 22% 69% 48% 72% 14% 45% 1175% 0%
Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin C Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Folate Vitamin B12 Vitamin K 5% 10% 0% 0% 14% 53% 108% 10% 45% 6% 59% 0%
Contains more Vitamin A +4874.6%
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +60%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +31.7%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +689.5%
Contains more Folate +650%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +1900%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +128.4%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +218.3%

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.
Foie gras Barbecue chicken
Lower in Sugar ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Cholesterol ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in price Equal
Rich in minerals Equal
Rich in vitamins Equal

All nutrients comparison - raw data values

Nutrient Foie gras Barbecue chicken Opinion
Net carbs 4.67g 0.12g Foie gras
Protein 11.4g 22.51g Barbecue chicken
Fats 43.84g 15.08g Foie gras
Carbs 4.67g 0.12g Foie gras
Calories 462kcal 226kcal Foie gras
Starch g 0g Barbecue chicken
Fructose g 0.04g Barbecue chicken
Sugar g 0.12g Foie gras
Fiber 0g 0g
Calcium 70mg 16mg Foie gras
Iron 5.5mg 0.95mg Foie gras
Magnesium 13mg 21mg Barbecue chicken
Phosphorus 200mg 218mg Barbecue chicken
Potassium 138mg 255mg Barbecue chicken
Sodium 697mg 335mg Barbecue chicken
Zinc 0.92mg 1.78mg Barbecue chicken
Copper 0.4mg 0.077mg Foie gras
Vitamin A 3333IU 67IU Foie gras
Vitamin E mg 0.46mg Barbecue chicken
Vitamin D IU 0IU Barbecue chicken
Vitamin D µg 0µg Barbecue chicken
Vitamin C 2mg 0mg Foie gras
Vitamin B1 0.088mg 0.055mg Foie gras
Vitamin B2 0.299mg 0.227mg Foie gras
Vitamin B3 2.51mg 5.732mg Barbecue chicken
Vitamin B5 1.2mg 0.152mg Foie gras
Vitamin B6 0.06mg 0.191mg Barbecue chicken
Folate 60µg 8µg Foie gras
Vitamin B12 9.4µg 0.47µg Foie gras
Vitamin K µg 0µg Barbecue chicken
Tryptophan 0.161mg 0.173mg Barbecue chicken
Threonine 0.507mg 0.657mg Barbecue chicken
Isoleucine 0.606mg 0.853mg Barbecue chicken
Leucine 1.029mg 1.549mg Barbecue chicken
Lysine 0.863mg 1.75mg Barbecue chicken
Methionine 0.27mg 0.565mg Barbecue chicken
Phenylalanine 0.567mg 0.69mg Barbecue chicken
Valine 0.719mg 0.935mg Barbecue chicken
Histidine 0.303mg 0.592mg Barbecue chicken
Cholesterol 150mg 127mg Barbecue chicken
Trans Fat g 0.078g Foie gras
Saturated Fat 14.45g 3.927g Barbecue chicken
Monounsaturated Fat 25.61g 6.446g Foie gras
Polyunsaturated fat 0.84g 2.038g Barbecue chicken

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Low Calories diet ok
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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
138
Foie gras
25
Barbecue chicken
Mineral Summary Score
73
Foie gras
36
Barbecue chicken

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
68%
Foie gras
135%
Barbecue chicken
Carbohydrates
5%
Foie gras
0%
Barbecue chicken
Fats
202%
Foie gras
70%
Barbecue chicken

Comparison summary

Which food is lower in Sugar?
Foie gras
Foie gras is lower in Sugar (difference - 0.12g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Foie gras
Foie gras is lower in glycemic index (difference - 10)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Barbecue chicken
Barbecue chicken contains less Sodium (difference - 362mg)
Which food is lower in Cholesterol?
Barbecue chicken
Barbecue chicken is lower in Cholesterol (difference - 23mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Barbecue chicken
Barbecue chicken is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 10.523g)
Which food is cheaper?
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The foods are relatively equal in price ($)
Which food is richer in minerals?
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It cannot be stated which food is richer in vitamins. See the charts below for detailed information. See the charts below for detailed information. See the charts below for detailed information.
Which food is richer in vitamins?
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It cannot be stated which food is richer in vitamins. See the charts below for detailed information. See the charts below for detailed information. See the charts below for detailed information.

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. Foie gras - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/171100/nutrients
  2. Barbecue chicken - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/171127/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.