Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  245
  • Protein  23 g
  • Carbohydrates  9 g
  • Fat  13 g
  • Cholesterol  70 mg
  • Sodium  57 mg
  • Potassium  396 mg
  • Phosphorus  211 mg
  • Calcium  23 mg
  • Fiber  0.6 g

Crock-Pot® Fruited Pork Loin Roast

You will fill your kitchen with the fresh aroma of rosemary, ginger and fruits when you cook up the Crock-Pot® Fruited Pork Loin Roast. DaVita renal dietitian Jean from Minnesota shares this go-to comfort food for people on a kidney diet.

Diet types:

  • CKD non-dialysis
  • Dialysis
  • Diabetes

Recipe submitted by DaVita renal dietitian Jean from Minnesota.

Portions: 12     Serving size: 3 ounces


    • 1 large apple
    • 3 pounds pork loin
    • 1/4  teaspoon pepper
    • 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
    • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon ground mustard
    • 1/2 teaspoon dried rosemary
    • 1/3 cup apple juice
    • 1/3 cup pineapple juice
    • 1/3 cup lemon juice
    • 1 cup whole-berry canned cranberry sauce
    • 2 tablespoons dried parsley


    1. Slice unpeeled apple into thin wedges.
    2. Rub loin with dried seasonings and place in a 3-quart Crock-Pot.
    3. Combine fruit juices & cranberry sauce, and pour over meat.
    4. Place apple wedges and parsley around roast.
    5. Cover and cook on low for 8 to 10 hours.
    6. Transfer to serving platter. Wait 10 minutes then slice.
    7. Pour cooking juices and fruit over slices before serving.

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 3 meat
  • 1/2 fruit, medium potassium

Carbohydrate choices


Helpful hints

    • Divide leftover pork into individual portions and freeze to reheat for a quick meal or sandwich on busy days.
    • If you follow a lower protein diet, adjust the portion size according to your meal plan or dietitian recommendation.

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Crock-Pot® Fruited Pork Loin Roast

sillynonna says:


make something similar, can't wait to try this one. I didn't have all the juices.

Oct. 16, 2014, 8:02 AM - Inappropriate review?

Crock-Pot® Fruited Pork Loin Roast



I made this pork roast to take to a party and it received rave reviews from everyone. It was simple to make and very flavorful. I shredded leftovers, mixed with a little bbq sauce and it made great sandwiches for the next day!

Jan. 27, 2010, 9:26 PM - Inappropriate review?

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