Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  205
  • Protein  2 g
  • Carbohydrates  29 g
  • Fat  9 g
  • Cholesterol  16 mg
  • Sodium  209 mg
  • Potassium  68 mg
  • Phosphorus  23 mg
  • Calcium  8 mg
  • Fiber  0.3 g

Graham Cracker Pie Crust

You can make many kidney-friendly pies with this terrific Graham Cracker Pie Crust recipe from DaVita renal dietitian Usha from Missouri.

Diet types:

  • CKD non-dialysis
  • Dialysis
  • Diabetes


Recipe submitted by DaVita dietitian Usha from Missouri.

Portions: 8     Serving size: 1/8 pie crust

Ingredients

  • 1-1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter

Preparation

  1. Preheat oven to 375° F.
  2. Combine graham cracker crumbs, sugar and butter.
  3. Press into a greased 10-inch pie pan and bake for ­­­7 minutes.
  4. Let cool completely before adding filling.

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 1 starch
  • 2 fat
  • 1 high calorie

Carbohydrate choices

2

Helpful hints

  • Save money by making homemade pie crust.
  • People with diabetes can substitute Equal®, Splenda® sweetener or other sugar substitute instead of sugar if desired.
 

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