Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  260
  • Protein  18 g
  • Carbohydrates  18 g
  • Fat  13 g
  • Cholesterol  0 mg
  • Sodium  174 mg
  • Potassium  176 mg
  • Phosphorus  110 mg
  • Calcium  63 mg
  • Fiber  0 g

Orange Dreamsicle Delight

Delight your tastebuds with Orange Dreamsicle Delight, a high protein, kidney- friendly drink creation from DaVita renal dietitian Allison.

Diet types:

  • Dialysis
  • Diabetes

Recipe submitted by DaVita dietitian Allison from Florida.

Portions: 4     Serving size: 6 ounces (3/4 cup)


  • 1-1/2 cups liquid nondairy creamer
  • 1/2 cup sugar-free French vanilla flavored liquid nondairy creamer
  • 3 scoops Syntrax Nectar® Whey Protein Isolate Powder, Vanilla Bean Torte flavor
  • 2 teaspoons orange extract
  • 1/2 cup diet orange soda


  1. Pour both nondairy creamers in blender and add protein powder. Blend well.
  2. Add orange extract and blend.
  3. Pour mixture into 4 cups and slowly add 2 tablespoons of orange soda. Enjoy!

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  •  2-1/2 meat
  • 1 nondairy milk substitute
  • 1/2 high calorie

Carbohydrate choices


Helpful hints

  • Select Coffee Rich® nondairy creamer or a low phosphorus brand recommended by your dietitian.
  • Fanta® or Crush® orange diet sodas are acceptable for a kidney diet because there are no phosphate additives.
  • When soda is added mixture will foam, so add slowly and stop until bubbles reduce if needed to prevent bubbling over.

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