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Parker house, polish sausage

Parker house, polish sausage

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Barcode: 0015166002201 (EAN / EAN-13) 015166002201 (UPC / UPC-A)

Brands: Parker House

Brand owner: Parker House Sausage Company

Categories: Meats and their products, Meats, Prepared meats, Sausages

Countries where sold: United States

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Ingredients

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    12 ingredients


    Pork and beef, water, salt, corn syrup solids, dextrose, flavorings, paprika, monosodium glutamate, spice, sodium erythorbate and sodium nitrate.
    Allergens: Beef, Pork

Food processing

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    Ultra processed foods


    Elements that indicate the product is in the 4 - Ultra processed food and drink products group:

    • Additive: E621 - Monosodium glutamate
    • Ingredient: Dextrose
    • Ingredient: Flavouring
    • Ingredient: Glucose

    Food products are classified into 4 groups according to their degree of processing:

    1. Unprocessed or minimally processed foods
    2. Processed culinary ingredients
    3. Processed foods
    4. Ultra processed foods

    The determination of the group is based on the category of the product and on the ingredients it contains.

    Learn more about the NOVA classification

Additives

  • E251 - Sodium nitrate


    Sodium nitrate: Sodium nitrate is the chemical compound with the formula NaNO3. This alkali metal nitrate salt is also known as Chile saltpeter -because large deposits of this salt can be found in Chile- to distinguish it from ordinary saltpeter, potassium nitrate. The mineral form is also known as nitratine, nitratite or soda niter. Sodium nitrate is a white solid very soluble in water. It is a readily available source of the nitrate anion -NO3−-, which is useful in several reactions carried out on industrial scales for the production of fertilizers, pyrotechnics and smoke bombs, glass and pottery enamels, food preservatives -esp. meats-, and solid rocket propellant. It has been mined extensively for these purposes.
    Source: Wikipedia
  • E316 - Sodium erythorbate


    Sodium erythorbate: Sodium erythorbate -C6H7NaO6- is a food additive used predominantly in meats, poultry, and soft drinks. Chemically, it is the sodium salt of erythorbic acid. When used in processed meat such as hot dogs and beef sticks, it increases the rate at which nitrite reduces to nitric oxide, thus facilitating a faster cure and retaining the pink coloring. As an antioxidant structurally related to vitamin C, it helps improve flavor stability and prevents the formation of carcinogenic nitrosamines. When used as a food additive, its E number is E316. The use of erythorbic acid and sodium erythorbate as a food preservative has increased greatly since the U.S. Food and Drug Administration banned the use of sulfites as preservatives in foods intended to be eaten fresh -such as ingredients for fresh salads- and as food processors have responded to the fact that some people are allergic to sulfites. It can also be found in bologna, and is occasionally used in beverages, baked goods, and potato salad.Sodium erythorbate is produced from sugars derived from different sources, such as beets, sugar cane, and corn. An urban myth claims that sodium erythorbate is made from ground earthworms; however, there is no truth to the myth. It is thought that the genesis of the legend comes from the similarity of the chemical name to the words earthworm and bait.Alternative applications include the development of additives that could be utilized as anti-oxidants in general. For instance, this substance has been implemented in the development of corrosion inhibitors for metals and it has been implemented in active packaging.Sodium erythorbate is soluble in water. The pH of the aqueous solution of the sodium salt is between 5 and 6. A 10% solution, made from commercial grade sodium erythorbate, may have a pH of 7.2 to 7.9. In its dry, crystalline state it is nonreactive. But, when in solution with water it readily reacts with atmospheric oxygen and other oxidizing agents, which makes it a valuable antioxidant.
    Source: Wikipedia
  • E621 - Monosodium glutamate


    Monosodium glutamate: Monosodium glutamate -MSG, also known as sodium glutamate- is the sodium salt of glutamic acid, one of the most abundant naturally occurring non-essential amino acids. Glutamic acid is found naturally in tomatoes, grapes, cheese, mushrooms and other foods.MSG is used in the food industry as a flavor enhancer with an umami taste that intensifies the meaty, savory flavor of food, as naturally occurring glutamate does in foods such as stews and meat soups. It was first prepared in 1908 by Japanese biochemist Kikunae Ikeda, who was trying to isolate and duplicate the savory taste of kombu, an edible seaweed used as a base for many Japanese soups. MSG as a flavor enhancer balances, blends, and rounds the perception of other tastes.The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has given MSG its generally recognized as safe -GRAS- designation. A popular belief is that large doses of MSG can cause headaches and other feelings of discomfort, known as "Chinese restaurant syndrome," but double-blind tests fail to find evidence of such a reaction. The European Union classifies it as a food additive permitted in certain foods and subject to quantitative limits. MSG has the HS code 29224220 and the E number E621.
    Source: Wikipedia

Ingredients analysis

The analysis is based solely on the ingredients listed and does not take into account processing methods.
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    Details of the analysis of the ingredients


    : Pork, beef, water, salt, corn syrup solids, dextrose, flavorings, paprika, monosodium glutamate, spice, sodium erythorbate, sodium nitrate
    1. Pork -> en:pork - vegan: no - vegetarian: no - percent_min: 8.33333333333333 - percent_max: 100
    2. beef -> en:beef - vegan: no - vegetarian: no - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 50
    3. water -> en:water - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 33.3333333333333
    4. salt -> en:salt - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 1.83
    5. corn syrup solids -> en:corn-syrup-solids - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 1.83
    6. dextrose -> en:dextrose - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 1.83
    7. flavorings -> en:flavouring - vegan: maybe - vegetarian: maybe - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 1.83
    8. paprika -> en:paprika - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 1.83
    9. monosodium glutamate -> en:e621 - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 1.83
    10. spice -> en:spice - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 1.83
    11. sodium erythorbate -> en:e316 - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 1.83
    12. sodium nitrate -> en:e251 - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 1.83

Nutrition

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    Bad nutritional quality


    ⚠️ Warning: the amount of fiber is not specified, their possible positive contribution to the grade could not be taken into account.
    ⚠️ Warning: the amount of fruits, vegetables and nuts is not specified on the label, it was estimated from the list of ingredients: 0

    This product is not considered a beverage for the calculation of the Nutri-Score.

    Positive points: 0

    • Proteins: 5 / 5 (value: 16.07, rounded value: 16.07)
    • Fiber: 0 / 5 (value: 0, rounded value: 0)
    • Fruits, vegetables, nuts, and colza/walnut/olive oils: 0 / 5 (value: 0, rounded value: 0)

    Negative points: 20

    • Energy: 4 / 10 (value: 1343, rounded value: 1343)
    • Sugars: 0 / 10 (value: 3.57, rounded value: 3.57)
    • Saturated fat: 8 / 10 (value: 8.93, rounded value: 8.9)
    • Sodium: 8 / 10 (value: 732, rounded value: 732)

    The points for proteins are not counted because the negative points are greater or equal to 11.

    Nutritional score: (20 - 0)

    Nutri-Score:

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    Nutrition facts


    Nutrition facts As sold
    for 100 g / 100 ml
    As sold
    per serving (4 LINKS (56 g))
    Compared to: Sausages
    Energy 1,343 kj
    (321 kcal)
    752 kj
    (180 kcal)
    +23%
    Fat 25 g 14 g +18%
    Saturated fat 8.93 g 5 g +14%
    Trans fat 0 g 0 g -100%
    Cholesterol 80 mg 44.8 mg +18%
    Carbohydrates 3.57 g 2 g +69%
    Sugars 3.57 g 2 g +312%
    Fiber ? ?
    Proteins 16.07 g 9 g +6%
    Salt 1.83 g 1.02 g -12%
    Vitamin A 0 µg 0 µg -100%
    Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) 0 mg 0 mg -100%
    Calcium 0 mg 0 mg -100%
    Iron 1.93 mg 1.08 mg +65%
    Fruits‚ vegetables‚ nuts and rapeseed‚ walnut and olive oils (estimate from ingredients list analysis) 0 % 0 %
Serving size: 4 LINKS (56 g)

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