Nutritional Facts of Apple Tea, Lebanese Apple Tea

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Apple Tea, Lebanese Apple Tea

How many calories does one cup Apple Tea have?

One cup Apple Tea gives 72 calories. Out of which carbohydrates comprise 66 calories, proteins account for 3 calories and remaining calories come from fat which is 4 calories.  One cup Apple Tea provides about 4 percent of the total daily calorie requirement of a standard adult diet of 2,000 calories.

See Apple Tea recipe. Apple tea is a unique beverage made by infusing green tea with cinnamon and stewed apples. A squeeze of lemon added while stewing the apples gives the drink a tangy twist, making it very appealing to the taste buds.

Is Apple Tea healthy? 

Sadly, this recipe is not healthy. Made from apples, sugar, green tea bags.

Let's understand the Ingredients.

What's good.

Apples : Being low in sodium, apples are effective against high blood pressure because of its diuretic effect. Don't peel the fruit to get maximum apple benefits. Two-thirds of the fibre and lots of antioxidants are found in the peel. Apple benefits diabetics as the soluble fibre assists in regulating blood sugar and is heart friendly. See detailed 9 health benefits of apple

What's the problem?

Sugar : Sugar is also called white poison. It is a simple carbohydrate with zero nutritional value. On intake, sugar will cause inflammation of the body which will last for many hours. It will spike your blood sugar level and shut down the fat burning process. To live a healthy life, try and cut sugar which from your diet. It requires a slow and deliberate attempt to do it. Find hidden sugar in packaged foods and drinks and stop having those products. Did you know that a can of your favourite soft drink is estimated to have 1/2 cup of sugar. 

Can diabetics, heart patients and over weight individuals have Apple Tea ?

No, not for all the above as there is lots of sugar  in this recipe.

Can healthy individuals have Apple Tea ?

No, as sugar levels are high. Healthy Indian drinks to choose from tulsi tea recipemasala chaas and neem juice.

Neem Juice
Neem Juice

How to burn 72 calories that come from Apple Tea?

Walking (6 kmph) = 22 mins

Running (11 kmph) = 7 mins

Cycling (30 kmph) = 10 mins       

Swimming (2 kmph) = 12 mins

Note: These values are approximate and calorie burning differs in each individual.

Value per per cup% Daily Values
Energy72 cal4%
Protein0.8 g1%
Carbohydrates16.5 g6%
Fiber1.1 g4%
Fat0.4 g1%
Cholesterol0 mg0%
VITAMINS
Vitamin A0 mcg0%
Vitamin B1 (Thiamine)0 mg0%
Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)0 mg0%
Vitamin B3 (Niacin)0 mg0%
Vitamin C2.4 mg6%
Vitamin E0 mg0%
Folic Acid (Vitamin B9)0.4 mcg0%
MINERALS
Calcium7 mg1%
Iron0.2 mg1%
Magnesium3.3 mg1%
Phosphorus5 mg1%
Sodium9.1 mg0%
Potassium38.7 mg1%
Zinc0 mg0%
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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