Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  175
  • Protein  1 g
  • Carbohydrates  41 g
  • Fat  1 g
  • Cholesterol  5 mg
  • Sodium  36 mg
  • Potassium  90 mg
  • Phosphorus  29 mg
  • Calcium  40 mg
  • Fiber  .1 g

Purple Punch

Put some color in your punch bowl with the kidney-friendly recipe for Purple Punch.

Diet types:

  • CKD non-dialysis
  • Dialysis

Recipe submitted by DaVita patient Peggy from Missouri.

Portions: 25     Serving size: 6 ounces (3/4 cup)


  • 2 quarts (64 ounces) ginger ale
  • 4 six-ounce cans frozen grape juice concentrate, thawed
  • 2 pints lime sherbet
  • 2 pints raspberry sherbet


  1. Combine ginger ale and grape juice concentrate in a large punch bowl.
  2. Scoop sherbet into punch and stir to mix.

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 1 fruit, low potassium
  • 2 high calorie

Carbohydrate choices


Helpful hints

  • Not recommended for persons with diabetes due to high carbohydrate content.

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