Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Knorr or Ricopolo? Which is worse for your health, according to Profeco

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One of the products that cannot be missing in the Mexican kitchen is the chicken broth, being nor y ricopolothe two most commercial brands, but Do you know which one is bad for your health? We tell you.

Whether in its powdered or cubed presentation, this product is used in any household to prepare soups, broths, rice dishes, pastas, marinades and stews, serving as a seasoning and flavoring dishes.

Chicken broth is a mixture of salt, corn starch, monosodium glutamate, chicken meat and fat, sugar, seasonings, colors, natural and artificial flavors, as well as vegetable proteins and fats.

Which brand is worse for your health: Knorr or Ricopolo?

At present there are many brands which are marketed in the market, therefore Federal Consumer Attorney (Profeco) was tasked with analyzing 24 products to verify their moisture, mineral, fat, sodium chloride and protein content to demonstrate which met quality standards.

are among the brands analyzed by the agency nor y ricopoloso that with the study of forecast we could know Which is the brand which is bad for your health.

powdered chicken broth

  • Rico Chicken. Its flesh content is 53.83 milligrams (mg); 250 milliliters (ml) of the finished product contains 0.57 grams of fat; 0.51 g protein; 2.58 grams of salt; and 2.0 g carbohydrate.
  • Knorr Switzerland. Its meat content is 52.74 mg; It contains 0.62 grams of fat; 0.44 g protein; 3.17 grams of salt; and 1.5 grams of carbohydrates.

Chicken Broth Cubes

  • Rico Chicken. Its meat content is 53.88 mg; It contains 0.68 grams of fat; 0.50 grams of protein; 2.58 grams of salt; and 1.3 grams of carbohydrate.
  • Knorr Switzerland. Its meat content is 52.80; contains 0.80 g fat; 0.55 g protein; 2.86 grams of salt; and 1.0 g carbohydrate.

Although both brands comply with the Mexican standard regarding the recommended percentage of meat content and fat, there is still a product that is not recommended for health.

according to the study forecast, The brand of chicken broth that is bad for consumers’ health is Knorr SwitzerlandBecause its meat content is lower than that of the competition, in addition to the fact that it has a higher percentage of fat and salt.

As for salt, remember that the World Health Organization (WHO) recommends no more than 5 grams of salt per day; However, the Knorr Switzerland products contain between 2.86 and 3.17 grams of salt, representing half or more than half of the recommended amounts.

so you already know Ricopolo is the brand that does the best for your healthwhose product sells in stores such as Walmart for a package of 34 pesos with 20 cubes of chicken bouillon.

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