Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  92
  • Protein  11 g
  • Carbohydrates  5 g
  • Fat  3 g
  • Cholesterol  0 mg
  • Sodium  190 mg
  • Potassium  148 mg
  • Phosphorus  82 mg
  • Calcium  39 mg
  • Fiber  0.4 g

Festive Egg Scramble

Colorful bell peppers make this kidney-friendly Festive Egg Scramble recipe special for any morning.

Diet types:

  • CKD non-dialysis
  • Dialysis
  • Diabetes

Recipe submitted by the DaVita dietitian team.

Portions: 8     Serving size: 1/2 cup


  • 3-1/2 cups liquid low cholesterol egg substitute
  • 1/2 cup onion, chopped fine
  • 1/2 cup red bell pepper, chopped fine
  • 1/2 cup green bell pepper, chopped fine
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper
  • 2 tablespoons margarine


  1. Combine egg product, onion, bell peppers and black pepper in a bowl.
  2. Melt margarine in a skillet. Add egg mixture and cook until eggs are set. Stir often to prevent sticking.
  3. Serve hot or place in warmer until ready to serve.

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 1-1/2 meat
  • 1/2 vegetable, low potassium

Helpful hints

  • Low cholesterol egg substitute is available refrigerated or frozen.  Best choices for kidney patients are brands lowest in sodium without added soy or milk products. Nutrient calculations are based on frozen Morningstar® Egg Scramblers®

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