Made from dairy products, most of these creamy fats and oils are slightly acid-forming. Though your total consumption is likely to make little difference to overall dietary acid load. However, if you care about small details, switching to sour cream will improve your total PRAL alkalinity.
Before you use this PRAL Cream Cheese, Sour Cream, Whipped Cream List, you must understand and agree to PRAL Food Lists Principles
Acid-Alkaline Cream Cheese, Sour Cream, Whipped Cream List
I list cream with the lowest PRAL index first. Because these have the highest alkaline load. So the most alkalizing foods show first. But you can click the food table headings to change sort order.
For the dairy-based cream category, the average PRAL values are 0.80 per 100 grams and 0.30 per 100 calories. To put this in context, compare with other fats and oils in the Food Category List.
Your Alkaline Cream Cheese, Sour Cream, Whipped Cream
Remember, factors such as growing conditions, variety, and preparation methods affect all food nutrients. USDA database values are an average of many samples. So your PRAL values for dairy cream products will vary from day to day. But they are always an estimate of actual acid load on your kidneys. Which I explain more in the notes about PRAL principles on the category list page.
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