Easy Summer Fruit Dip

Diet types:
  • CKD non-dialysis
  • Dialysis
  • Diabetes

Recipe submitted by DaVita renal dietitian Laura from Colorado.

Portions: 15

Serving size: 2 tablespoons

Ingredients

    • 8 ounces low fat cream cheese
    • 7 ounces marshmallow cream

Preparation

  1. Soften cream cheese.
  2. Blend marshmallow and cream cheese together thoroughly, using an electric mixer.
  3. Serve with kidney-friendly fruits for dipping.

Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  90
  • Protein  1 g
  • Carbohydrates  10 g
  • Fat  5 g
  • Cholesterol  17 mg
  • Sodium  55 mg
  • Potassium  19 mg
  • Phosphorus  17 mg
  • Calcium  13 mg
  • Fiber  0 g

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 1 fat
  • 1/2 high calorie

Carbohydrate choices

1/2

Helpful hints

  • Serve with kidney-friendly fruits such as grapes, pineapple and strawberries. Arrange fruit on a platter of lettuce leaves with dip in a bowl in the middle. Fruit is not included in the nutrient analysis.
  • One jar of marshmallow creme is 7 ounces.

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7 Comments | Average User Rating:
Easy Summer Fruit Dip
dhanddh says:
4

I make this dip but I add cinnamon & a little vanilla also.

Jul. 11, 2014, 11:49 AM - Inappropriate review?
Easy Summer Fruit Dip
Terri58 says:
5

I actually used this before I knew my mom needed dialysis its a great hit with all people.

Oct. 23, 2012, 4:33 AM - Inappropriate review?
Easy Summer Fruit Dip
JPRD says:
5

Made it for tasting days at the unit. The patients loved it and it was very easy to make and serve.

Mar. 28, 2012, 6:13 PM - Inappropriate review?
Easy Summer Fruit Dip
ssy42 says:
5

This was very easy to make,stored well overnight covered in the refrigerator and was a favored with apple slices,grapes and strawberries.

Sep. 28, 2011, 2:17 PM - Inappropriate review?
Easy Summer Fruit Dip
says:
5

Quick and easy. It's perfect in the summer with the appropriate fruits. Everyone loves it.

Mar. 29, 2009, 6:21 AM - Inappropriate review?
Easy Summer Fruit Dip
says:
5

this dip was a big hit for me. very easy and refreshing.

Jan. 22, 2009, 6:42 AM - Inappropriate review?
Easy Summer Fruit Dip
5

Very very easy. Patients and staff both loved it.

Jul. 18, 2008, 11:22 AM - Inappropriate review?

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