Kidney Friendly Recipes

Kidney Friendly Recipes

Renal dietitians help develop, source and adapt recipes to make them suitable for a kidney friendly diet.

A kidney friendly diet is foods and drinks that are better for people living with chronic kidney disease or kidney failure. When kidneys stop working well, they can’t process foods the same as healthy kidneys. Check out some recipes here:

Paksiw na Bangus*

*Paksiw na Bangus is a Filipino comfort food. It is usually eaten with rice. You can use other kinds of fish like haddock or basa…
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Fig and Goat Cheese Crostini

(Printable Version) Ingredients 1 French baguette 1/4 cup unsalted butter 1/4 cup olive oil 1/2 cup goat cheese crumbles 1/2…
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Easy Chicken Souvlaki

A version of this classic dish that is designed for people living with kidney disease. This recipe makes four to…
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Apple Cinnamon Muffins

(printable version) Apples, raw, peeled and cut in small pieces 1 ½ cups Eggs 2 White Sugar 1 cup Oil…
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Baked Thanksgiving Stuffing

Makes: 8 servings  Ingredients:1 cup celery, chopped 2/3 cup onion, chopped 2/3 cup margarine3 slices whole wheat bread, cubed 7…
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Mashed Cauliflower

(Printable Version) Makes 8 servings (1/2 cup per serving) Ingredients 1 large head (7-8 inch) Cauliflower, cut up 2 Tbsp…
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Sausage Patties

(Printable Version) Makes 16 portions (1 portion = 1 patty)   Ingredients: Ground pork, lean   2 lbs (900g) Sugar, white  …
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Cajun Style Chicken Thighs

(Printable Version) Makes 16 Servings (1 Thigh per Serving) Ingredients 16 boneless, skinless chicken thighs (approximately 3-4 oz. each) 2…
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Baked Walleye

Makes: 2 servings (printable PDF) Ingredients: 2 walleye fillets (pickerel) ~4 ounces each 2 cloves of garlic, minced 1 tbsp….
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Chicken Rice Soup

Ingredients: Printable PDF Long grain white rice, uncooked                       2/3 cup Onion, minced                                                        1 tablespoon Fresh parsley, minced                                           1 tablespoon Carrots,…
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Turkey Patties

Ground Turkey       1 pound or 454gOnion                        1 small, finely choppedCelery                       ½ cup finely choppedWhite Bread            2 slices, finely choppedEgg                             1Black…
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High Protein Energy Bites

Preparation: 10 minutes Yields: 20-25 bites Serving Size: 1 ball   Ingredients   1 cup crispy puffed rice cereal 1/2…
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Wheat Bran Muffins

Preparation: 10 minutes Cooking: 20 minutes Yields: 12 muffins   Ingredients   1 egg 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2…
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Stuffed Green Peppers

 Preparation: 20 minutes  Cooking: 30 minutes  Yield: 6 Stuffed Peppers   Ingredients   2 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 ½  tablespoon…
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Slow Cooker Pulled Pork

Ingredients: 4 pounds pork shoulder or butt roast 2Tbsp paprika 2Tbsp brown sugar 1tsp black pepper ½ tsp cayenne pepper…
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Chicken & Apple Curry

Ingredients: 8 skinless, boneless chicken breasts 1/4 teaspoon black pepper 2 medium apples, peeled, cored, and finely chopped 2 small…
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No Tomato Pizza Sauce

Carrot, large     1 Italian seasoning     1½ tsp. (7.5ml) Black pepper       1 tsp. (5 ml) Diced white onion        2 tbsp. (30ml)…
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Holiday Morning French Toast

Holiday Morning French Toast   Ingredients 3/4 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup unsalted butter 3 teaspoons cinnamon 3 large tart apples…
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Fajitas

(Printable) 2 tablespoon                   vegetable oil ½ pounds chicken or beef strips teaspoon chili powder ½ teaspoon                     cumin 2 tablespoon                   lemon…
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Cool n' Crunchy Chicken Salad

Cool n’ Crunchy Chicken Salad (Printable)   Makes 6 portions, serving size 1/2 cup   Ingredients 2 cups chicken, cooked                  …
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Savoury Salmon Cakes

Savoury Salmon Cakes (Printable) Ingredients: egg ¼ cup milk slices white bread 213g canned skinless/boneless salmon drained (choose low sodium…
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Apple Bars

Apple Bars (Printable)   Ingredients ¾ cup unsalted butter 1 cup granulated sugar or Splenda 1 cup sour cream 1…
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Firehouse Chili

Firehouse Chili (Printable) Serves 4 Ingredients 1-1/4 pounds of lean ground beef 1 cup onion ½ bell pepper ¾ cup…
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Older Recipes

December 2015: Sweet & Spicy Meatballs November 2015: Pineapple French Toast October 2015: Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars September 2015: Peppercorn Pork…
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