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Celery

What is celery? About the ingredient celery. Including 2,499 recipes with celery, nutrition data, photos, and where to find it.

About

Celery can be used in weight-loss diets, where it provides low-calorie dietary fibre bulk.

Celery contains androstenone. Celery seeds are also a great source of calcium, and are regarded as a good alternative to animal products.

chopped celery

In temperate countries, celery is also grown for its seeds. Actually very small fruit, these "seeds" yield a valuable volatile oil used in the perfume and pharmaceutical industries.

celery

They also contain an organic compound called apiol. Celery seeds can be used as flavouring or spice, either as whole seeds or ground and mixed with salt, as celery salt. Celery salt can also be made from an extract of the roots.

Nutrition

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1 NLEA serving (110g)
Amount per Serving
Calories 17Calories from Fat 1
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat 0.2g 0%
Saturated Fat 0.0g 0%
Trans Fat ~
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 88mg 4%
Total Carbohydrate 3.3g 1%
Dietary Fiber 2g 7%
Sugars 2.0
Protein 0.8g
Vitamin A 10% Vitamin C 6%
Calcium 4% Iron 1%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your caloric needs.

Where found

Celery is usually found in the produce section or aisle of the grocery store or supermarket.

Food group

Celery is a member of the Vegetables and Vegetable Products USDA nutritional food group.

How much does celery weigh?

measure grams
1 cup chopped 101
1 NLEA serving 110
1 tbsp 7
1 stalk, large (11"-12" long) 64
1 stalk, medium (7-1/2" - 8" long) 40
1 stalk, small (5" long) 17
1 strip (4" long) 4

In Chinese:芹菜
British (UK) term: Celery
en français:céleri
en español:apio

Recipes using celery

There are 2519 recipes that contain this ingredient.

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Amazing Classic Egg Salad for Two
American Chop Suey
Amy's Mexican Chili Crockpot Soup
Anna's Salsa
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References

See more about celery over 7 years ago
Usda nutrition data almost 3 years ago

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