The Indian retail market is flooded with many Cheese brands. Britannia Cheese slices are made of processed cheese which is made from normal cheese by adding extra salt, colour, emulsifiers and other additives.
The foodnetindia rating for this product :-
foodnetindia safety rating: 7 -(On a scale of 1 to 10 from very unsafe to very safe)
Britannia Cheese slices is not natural cheese but is processed cheese made by adding preservatives and other ingredients. We always recommend natural cheese as a superior option.
The salt content in cheeses such as this is high and people on low sodium diets are encouraged to eat this food in moderation.
The carotenes, acetic and citric acid additives in this product are benign and we do not consider them to be of much concern.
foodnetindia wholesomeness rating: 7 – (On a scale of 1 to 10 from very unbalanced nutrition profile to excellent nutrition profile)
Britannia Cheese slices, like most cheeses, is a wholesome food and can be included in any healthy meal plan.
Ingredients of concern in Britannia Cheese Slices
Britannia Cheese slices contains 285 mg of salt in 20 gm serving or 1 slice of it. High sodium diets have been known to be the cause of high blood pressure, heart disease, etc. The recommended daily intake of salt is between 1-3 grams.
Ingredients present in Britannia Cheese Slices which are not a concern:
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