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60 Nuts and Seeds Highest in Methionine

Ranked by a Common Serving Size
728mg Methionine = 100% RDI
  1. Brazilnuts
    319mg (44% RDI) in 1 Oz (6 Kernels)
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  2. Hemp Seeds
    265mg (36% RDI) in 1oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  3. Butternuts (Dried)
    174mg (24% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  4. Dried Pumpkin And Squash Seeds
    171mg (24% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  5. Roasted Squash And Pumpkin Seeds (Salted)
    169mg (23% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  6. Roasted Squash And Pumpkin Seeds (Unsalted)
    169mg (23% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  7. Raw Sesame Butter (Tahini)
    167mg (23% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  8. Chia Seeds
    167mg (23% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  9. Sesame Seeds (Toasted)
    159mg (22% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  10. Dried Sunflower Seeds
    138mg (19% RDI) in 1 oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  11. Black Walnuts (Dried)
    133mg (18% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  12. Dry Roasted Sunflower Seeds (With Salt)
    119mg (16% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  13. Dry Roasted Sunflower Seeds
    119mg (16% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  14. Roasted Squash And Pumpkin Seeds (With Shells)
    118mg (16% RDI) in 1 Oz (85 Seeds)
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  15. Dried Pilinuts
    112mg (15% RDI) in 1 Oz (15 Kernels)
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  16. Dry Roasted Pistachio Nuts
    107mg (15% RDI) in 1 Oz (49 Kernels)
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  17. Flax Seeds
    105mg (14% RDI) in 1oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  18. Cashews (Raw)
    103mg (14% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  19. Pistachio Nuts
    102mg (14% RDI) in 1 Oz (49 Kernels)
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  20. Oil Roasted Cashews
    95mg (13% RDI) in 1 Oz (18 Kernels)
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  21. Cashew Butter
    89mg (12% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  22. Coconut Milk
    86mg (12% RDI) in 1 Cup
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  23. Dried Hickorynuts
    85mg (12% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  24. Sesame Butter (Tahini)
    84mg (12% RDI) in 1 Tbsp
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  25. Dry Roasted Peanuts
    83mg (11% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  26. Safflower Seeds
    81mg (11% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  27. Dry-Roasted Cashews
    78mg (11% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  28. Dried Lotus Seeds
    76mg (10% RDI) in 1 Oz (42 Medium Seeds)
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  29. Dry-Roasted Mixed Nuts (Salted)
    74mg (10% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  30. Pine Nuts (Dried)
    74mg (10% RDI) in 1 Oz (167 Kernels)
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  31. Walnuts
    67mg (9% RDI) in 1 Oz (14 Halves)
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  32. Dry Roasted Hazelnuts
    63mg (9% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  33. Roasted Chestnuts
    63mg (9% RDI) in 10 Kernels
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  34. Hazelnuts
    63mg (9% RDI) in 1 Oz (21 Whole Kernels)
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  35. Dried Pine Nuts
    59mg (8% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  36. Dry Roasted Pecans
    54mg (7% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  37. Pecans
    52mg (7% RDI) in 1 Oz (19 Halves)
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  38. Shredded Coconut Meat
    50mg (7% RDI) in 1 Cup, Shredded
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  39. Dried Chinese Chestnuts
    47mg (6% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  40. Almonds
    45mg (6% RDI) in 1 Oz (23 Whole Kernels)
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  41. Dry Roasted Almonds
    44mg (6% RDI) in 1 Oz (22 Whole Kernels)
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  42. Dried Beechnuts
    41mg (6% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  43. Acorns (Dried)
    39mg (5% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  44. Dried Ginkgo Nuts
    38mg (5% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  45. Dried Coconut (Unsweetened)
    37mg (5% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  46. Dried Japanese Chestnuts
    36mg (5% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  47. Coconut Water
    31mg (4% RDI) in 1 Cup
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  48. Roasted Chinese Chestnuts
    31mg (4% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  49. Chinese Chestnuts
    29mg (4% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  50. Dried Coconut
    28mg (4% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  51. Lotus Seeds
    20mg (3% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  52. Boiled Chinese Chestnuts
    20mg (3% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  53. Breadfruit Nuts (Seeds)
    20mg (3% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  54. Almond Butter
    20mg (3% RDI) in 1 Tbsp
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  55. Ginko Nuts
    16mg (2% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  56. Boiled Chestnuts
    13mg (2% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  57. Chestnuts
    11mg (1% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  58. Macadamia Nuts
    7mg (1% RDI) in 1 Oz (10-12 Kernels)
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  59. Dry Roasted Macadamia Nuts
    7mg (1% RDI) in 1 Oz (10-12 Kernels)
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)
  60. Boiled Japanese Chestnuts
    6mg (1% RDI) in 1 Oz
    Database: Standard Release (Common)(Source)