Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  260
  • Protein  18 g
  • Carbohydrates  18 g
  • Fat  13 g
  • Cholesterol  0 mg
  • Sodium  172 mg
  • Potassium  170 mg
  • Phosphorus  109 mg
  • Calcium  64 mg
  • Fiber  0 g

Vanilla Root Beer Delight

Delight your taste buds with Vanilla Root Beer 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)

Ingredients

  • 1-1/2 liquid nondairy creamer
  • 1/2 cup sugar-free French vanilla flavored liquid nondairy creamer
  • 3 scoops Nectar Brand Vanilla Bean Torte® protein powder
  • 2 teaspoons root beer extract
  • 1/2 cup diet root beer soda

Preparation

  1. Pour both nondairy creamers into a blender.
  2. Add protein powder and root beer extract and blend.
  3. Pour mixture into 4 cups.
  4. Slowly add 2 tablespoons root beer soda. Enjoy!

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

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

Carbohydrate choices

1

Helpful hints

  • Select Coffee Rich® nondairy creamer or a low phosphorus brand recommended by your dietitian.
  • A & W® is an acceptable brand of root beer 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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Vanilla Root Beer Delight

JacquieB says:

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Delish!

Aug. 25, 2013, 11:55 AM - Inappropriate review?

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