55+ Fiber Foods

Here is a list of the 55+ natural, fiber-rich foods featured in The Full Plate Diet, along with the fiber grams and calories for specific serving sizes.

Enjoy using these foods to Power Up your meals.

FYI: We felt it would be easier for you to work with the fiber grams and calories if they didn’t have decimals, so we rounded to the nearest whole number.

Food Variant Serving Size Fiber Grams Calories
1 Tablespoon earth balance buttery spread whipped
100% orange juice
99% fat free ground turkey
almond milk
baby carrots
baker's dry active yeast
baking soda
balsamic vinegar
banana
basalmic vinegar
basil
basil pesto
bay leaves
beans
beef
beef broth
bell peppers
black eyed peas
black olives
black pepper
bread crumbs
brown sugar
brussels sprouts
bulgur wheat
butternut squash
California blend
canned coconut milk
canned plum tomatoes
cannellini beans
canola oil
cayenne
celery salt
cheddar cheese
cherry tomatoes
chicken
chicken breasts
chili powder
chives
cilantro
cinnamon
cocoa powder
coconut extract
coconut flakes
coconut oil
colby and monterey jack cheese
coleslaw mix
cooking wine
Cool Whip®
coriander
corn tortillas
cumin
diced green chili peppers
diced tomatoes
Dijon mustard
dill
dried unsweetened coconut flakes
Earth balance buttery spread whipped
egg whites
enchilada sauce
English cucumber
extra virgin olive oil
farfalle pasta
Fat Free Basalmic Vinaigrette
fat free ricotta cheese
fennel
fire roasted tomatoes
Florida Crystals (organic cane juice crystals)
Florida Crystals Organic Sugar
fresh parsley
frozen spinach
frozen strawberries
Gardein chicken strips
garlic
garlic and herb seasoning
garlic powder
garlic salt
Gradein chicken strips
Greek yogurt
green olives
ground mustard seed
Guilt Free Granola
hominy
honey
italian salad dressing
Italian seasoning
jalapeno pepper
kalamata olives
kasha
ketchup
Nuts and Seeds
Food Variant Serving Size Fiber Grams Calories
almonds raw 1 oz (23 almonds) 4 163
brazil nuts raw 1 oz (6) 2 186
cashews
chia seeds raw 1 oz (5 Tbs) 10 138
flaxseeds raw 1 oz (1/4 cup) 11 220
hazelnuts (filberts) raw 1 oz (21 whole) 3 178
Grains
Food Variant Serving Size Fiber Grams Calories
amaranth hot cereal 1 cup, cooked 5 251
barley pearl 1 cup, cooked 6 193
brown rice long-grain 1 cup, cooked 4 216
brown rice medium-grain 1 cup, cooked 4 218
buckwheat groats, roasted 1 cup, cooked 5 155
kamut kamut 1 cup, cooked 7 251
Fruits
Food Variant Serving Size Fiber Grams Calories
apples fresh 1 medium 4 95
apples frozen, unsweetened 1 cup, slices 2 83
apricots fresh 1 fruit 1 17
apricots canned, water pack, with skin 1 cup, halves 4 66
bananas fresh 1 medium 3 105
blackberries fresh 1 cup 8 97
blackberries frozen, unsweetened 1 cup 8 97
blueberries fresh 1 cup 4 84
blueberries frozen, unsweetened 1 cup 4 79
blueberries wild, frozen 1 cup 6 71
boysenberries frozen, unsweetened 1 cup, unthawed 7 66
cantaloupe fresh 1 cup, cubed 1 54
casaba melon fresh 1 cup, cubed 2 48
cherimoya fresh 1 fruit, without skin and seeds 7 176
cherries fresh 1 cup, pitted 3 97
cherries canned, water pack 1 cup pitted 4 114
clementine fresh 1 fruit 1 35
cranberries fresh 1 cup, whole 5 46
currants fresh 1 cup 5 63
figs fresh 2 medium 3 74
figs canned, water pack 1 cup 6 131
grapefruit fresh 1 large 2 53
grapefruit sections, canned, water 1 cup 1 88
grapes red or green, fresh 1 cup 1 104
guava fresh 1 cup 9 112
guava fresh 1 fruit, without refuse 3 37
honeydew melon fresh 1/8 medium melon, wedge 1 58
honeydew melon frozen, balls 1 cup, unthawed 1 57
Vegetables
Food Variant Serving Size Fiber Grams Calories
artichokes, globe or French fresh 1 medium, cooked 10 64
artichokes, globe or French fresh 1/2 cup hearts, cooked 7 45
artichokes, globe or French frozen 1/3 of 9oz package 4 36
artichokes, globe or French hearts, canned 1/2 cup 7 45
asparagus fresh 1 cup, cooked 4 40
asparagus frozen 1 cup, cooked 3 32
asparagus canned 1 cup 2 37
avocado fresh 1/2 medium 7 161
avocado fresh 1/2 cup, sliced 5 117
beet greens fresh 1 cup, chopped, cooked 4 39
beets canned 1 cup slices 3 53
beets fresh 1 cup, sliced, cooked 3 75
bell (sweet) peppers fresh 1 cup, chopped, raw 3 30
bell (sweet) peppers canned 1 cup, halves 2 25
bok choy fresh 1 cup shredded, raw 1 9
bok choy fresh 1 cup shredded, cooked 2 20
broccoli fresh 1 cup chopped or diced, raw 2 30
broccoli fresh 1 cup, chopped, cooked 5 55
broccoli frozen 1 cup, chopped, cooked 6 52
broccoli rabe fresh 1 bunch, cooked 12 144
brussels sprouts fresh 1 cup, cooked 4 56
brussels sprouts frozen 1 cup, cooked 6 65
butterhead lettuce fresh 1 cup, shredded, raw 1 7
carrots fresh 1 cup, grated, raw 3 45
carrots fresh 1 cup slices or strips, raw 3 50
carrots fresh or frozen 1 cup, sliced, cooked 5 55
carrots canned 1 cup, slices 4 57
cassava fresh 1 cup, raw 4 330
cauliflower fresh 1 cup, raw 2 27
cauliflower fresh 1 cup, cooked 3 29
cauliflower frozen 1 cup, cooked 5 34
celery fresh 1 cup, chopped, raw 2 16
celery fresh 1 cup chopped, cooked 2 27
chili peppers green hot peppers, canned 1 cup, chopped or diced 2 29
cilantro fresh 9 sprigs, raw 1 5
collard greens fresh 1 cup, chopped, cooked 8 63
collard greens frozen 1 cup, chopped, cooked 5 61
corn fresh 1 cup cooked, without salt 4 143
corn frozen 1 cup, cooked 4 134
corn canned 1 cup, drained 3 130
cucumbers fresh, with peel 1 cup, sliced 1 14
dandelion greens fresh 1 cup, chopped, cooked 3 35
eggplant fresh 1 cup, cooked 3 35
endive greens fresh 1 cup, chopped, raw 2 8
green beans fresh 1 cup, cooked 4 44
green beans frozen or canned 1 cup, cooked 4 38
green cabbage fresh 1 cup, shredded, raw 2 18
green cabbage fresh 1 cup, shredded, cooked 3 34
green leaf lettuce fresh 1 cup, shredded, raw 1 5
green onions fresh 1 cup, chopped, raw 3 32
iceberg lettuce fresh 1 cup, shredded, raw 1 10
kale fresh 1 cup, chopped, raw 1 28
kale fresh 1 cup, chopped, cooked 3 36
kale frozen 1 cup chopped or diced, cooked 3 39
Beans and Peas
Food Variant Serving Size Fiber Grams Calories
black beans dry 1/2 cup, cooked 8 120
black beans canned 1/2 cup 8 109
black-eyed peas dry 1/2 cup, cooked 6 99
black-eyed peas canned 1/2 cup 4 92
broadbeans (fava beans) dry 1/2 cup, cooked 5 94
broadbeans (fava beans) canned 1/2 cup 5 91
cannellini beans (white kidney beans) dry 1/2 cup, cooked 6 112
cannellini beans (white kidney beans) canned 1/2 cup 7 105
chili with beans canned 1/2 cup 6 143
cranberry beans (roman) dry 1/2 cup, cooked 9 120
cranberry beans (roman) canned 1/2 cup 8 108
edamame (green soybeans) frozen 1 cup, cooked 8 189
garbanzo beans dry 1/2 cup, cooked 6 134
garbanzo beans canned 1/2 cup 5 106
great northern beans dry 1/2 cup, cooked 6 104
great northern beans canned 1/2 cup 6 149
kidney beans dry 1/2 cup, cooked 7 112

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