Vitamin K Levels: Legumes
The amount listed is a guide to an amount that you could eat in a particular day and get a consistent level of vitamin K.
|Kidney||1/2 cup cooked||Low|
|Pinto||1/2 cup cooked||Low|
|Peas||2/3 cup cooked||High|
|Dry roasted mixed nuts||4 ounces||Low|
|Dry roasted peanuts||4 ounces||Low|
|Raw peanuts||4 ounces||Low|
|Peanut butter||2/3 cup||Low|
|Raw pecans||4 ounces||Low|
|Raw pistachios||4 ounces||Low|
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