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Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  200
  • Protein  10 g
  • Carbohydrates  40 g
  • Fat  0 g
  • Cholesterol  0 mg
  • Sodium  154 mg
  • Potassium  425 mg
  • Phosphorus  35 mg
  • Calcium  23 mg
  • Fiber  2.3 g

Peach Pineapple High-Protein Fruit Smoothie

Looking for in a fitness-boosting snack or quick complement to a meal? It’s also popular with the young, hip and healthy set. Presenting (drum roll, please) the Peach Pineapply High-Protein Fruit Smoothie. DaVita dietitian, Judy from Michigan, whipped up four variations on the fruit smoothie theme.

Diet types:

  • Dialysis
  • Diabetes


Recipe submitted by DaVita dietitian Judy from Michigan.

Portions: 1     Serving size: 1 cup, approximately (egg whites increase volume slightly)

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup canned pineapple in juice
  • 1/2 cup peaches (fresh or frozen)
  • 2 tablespoons Just Whites® (powdered egg whites)
  • 1 tablespoon sugar (or use artificial sweetener to taste)

Preparation

  1. Place fruit in blender and blend until smooth.
  2. Add all remaining ingredients and continue blending until smooth.

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 1-1/2 meat
  • 2 fruit, medium potassium
  • 1/2 high calorie

Carbohydrate choices

2-1/2

Helpful hints

  • Just Whites® are a powdered egg white product available at your local grocery store in the baking section.  The product is pasteurized so it is safe to consume without cooking.
  • If using frozen fruit, the degree of “frozenness” will determine how much your blender will be able to take. It will also give a more “soft serve” consistency than a smoothie, which is great in the warmer season.
  • Adjust sugar or artificial sweetener to taste.
  • Use artificial sweetener instead of sugar to reduce to 28 grams carbohydrate and 2 carbohydrate choices.
 

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