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Calories, kcal: 276 Protein, g: 9.1 Fat, g: 7.4 Carbohydrates, g: 26.9
The plant, unique in its properties and taste characteristics, has been known to the world for many years. Thyme is an excellent spice with a pronounced spicy aroma and rich taste, complemented by light notes of bitterness.
Calorie content of dried thyme
The calorie content of dried thyme is 276 kcal per 100 grams of product.
The composition and useful properties of dried thyme
Thyme contains a significant amount of elements beneficial to human health. Especially valuable substances in its composition are essential oils. They have a positive effect on the general condition of the body, providing a calming and disinfecting effect. It is often recommended for stomach and respiratory ailments. Thyme is used internally in the form of tinctures. It is also an excellent ingredient to add to aroma baths and cushions.
Thyme is rich in vitamins A, E, B, K, C, which are necessary for the proper functioning of all body systems. Some doctors claim that thyme can heal a person from more than 30 different diseases (calorifier). Dried thyme is also a source of tannins, gums, triterpenes, as well as a wide variety of trace elements. In addition, thyme contains a lot of dietary fiber.
Dried thyme in cooking
Dried thyme is used in the preparation of sauces and salads, as well as meat and fish dishes, desserts and marinades.