Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  336
  • Protein  4 g
  • Carbohydrates  35 g
  • Fat  20 g
  • Cholesterol  51 mg
  • Sodium  265 mg
  • Potassium  103 mg
  • Phosphorus  54 mg
  • Calcium  37 mg
  • Fiber  0.9 g

Peach Pie

Peach Pie is a sweet, delectable treat for a person on the kidney diet. This classic dessert is created by a DaVita patient from California.

Diet types:

  • CKD non-dialysis
  • Dialysis
  • Diabetes

Created by DaVita patient Ursa and submitted by DaVita dietitian Shawna from California.

Portions: 8     Serving size: 1 piece or 1/8 pie


    • 1 graham cracker pie crust, 10” size
    • 8 ounces cream cheese, softened
    • 1/3 cup sugar
    • 4 ounces Cool Whip® frozen dessert topping, thawed
    • 1 cup juice-packed peaches, drained then pureed
    • 2/3 cup boiling water
    • 1 envelope unflavored Knox® gelatin


    1. Gradually beat in sugar into softened cream cheese until smooth.
    2. Beat in Cool Whip®.
    3. Drain peaches and puree in food processor or blender. Add fruit puree to cream cheese mixture and mix well.
    4. Dissolve gelatin in boiling water and stir it well for approximately one minute to cool.
    5. Add gelatin to fruit and cream cheese mixture. Mix well then pour filling into the pie shell.
    6. Cover and refrigerate at least 4 hours to set before serving.

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

    • 1/2 fruit, low potassium
    • 1 starch
    • 4 fat
    • 1/2 high calorie

Carbohydrate choices


Helpful hints

  • To make your own crust see recipe for Graham Cracker Crust.
  • Diabetics can substitute Equal®, Splenda® sweetener or other sugar substitute if desired. Carbohydrate is reduced to 5 grams per serving.
  • To reduce fat substitute low-fat or fat-free cream cheese and whipped topping.
  • Fruit option: use one cup of mango pulp available in Asian grocery stores. Reduce sugar to 1/4 cup with mango pulp since it is sweetened.

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