Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  283
  • Protein  4 g
  • Carbohydrates  43 g
  • Fat  10 g
  • Cholesterol  19 mg
  • Sodium  316 mg
  • Potassium  88 mg
  • Phosphorus  130 mg
  • Calcium  42 mg
  • Fiber  0.1 g

Angel Strawberry Delight

Satisfy your sweet tooth with a slice of Angel Strawberry Delight by DaVita dietitian Lauren from Kentucky. It's a refreshing dessert and kidney friendly for the CKD non-dialysis, dialysis and diabetic-dialysis diets.

Diet types:

  • CKD non-dialysis
  • Dialysis
  • Diabetes

Recipe submitted by DaVita dietitian Lauren from Kentucky.

Portions: 12     Serving size: 1/12 of cake


  • 1 package angel food cake mix
  • 8 ounces cream cheese
  • 1/2 cup strawberry preserves
  • 8 ounces whipped topping


  1. Set cream cheese out to soften.
  2. Bake angel food cake according to package directions. Cool to room temperature.
  3. Beat cream cheese and strawberry preserves until smooth.
  4. Slice angel food cake into three, even horizontal layers.
  5. Spread cream cheese mixture between layers and reassemble.
  6. Frost cake using nondairy whipped topping. 
  7. Keep refrigerated until ready to serve.

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

    • 2 starch
    • 1/2 high calorie
    • 1/2 fat

Carbohydrate choices


Helpful hints

    • After baking invert angel food cake on a glass bottle to prevent cake from falling.
    • Lower fat ingredients such as cream cheese, mayonnaise and salad dressing are often higher in sodium than the regular fat product. Compare labels and make the best selection for your individual diet.
    • If light cream cheese and low-sugar preserves are used the calories are 227, carbohydrate 35 g, fat 7 g and sodium 343 mg. Count as 2 carbohydrate choices.

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Angel Strawberry Delight

wreepete says:


; ) love it!

Mar. 24, 2013, 11:47 AM - Inappropriate review?

Angel Strawberry Delight

dschmidle says:



May. 16, 2012, 9:27 AM - Inappropriate review?

Angel Strawberry Delight

rdcarrie says:


I made this cake for my patients today for a Valentine's party we had at our unit. It was so easy to make, so pretty and the patients all loved it. Great recipe and perfect for Valentine's Day! Thank you!

Feb. 13, 2012, 10:06 AM - Inappropriate review?

Angel Strawberry Delight



We served it to our patients for a special treat and they and we loved it. It was easy to make, too. I used a boughten cake, though, to simplify. But I was impressed at how good it really tasted.

Sep. 15, 2010, 7:52 AM - Inappropriate review?

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