Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  343
  • Protein  25 g
  • Carbohydrates  38 g
  • Fat  10 g
  • Cholesterol  61 mg
  • Sodium  74 mg
  • Potassium  416 mg
  • Phosphorus  236 mg
  • Calcium  39 mg
  • Fiber  1.9 g

Chicken Vegetable Linguine

If you’re a fan of chicken, vegetables and noodles, you’re going to love this kidney-friendly recipe for Chicken Vegetable Linguine. It’s a real treat for your taste buds from DaVita dietitian Beth.

Diet types:

  • CKD non-dialysis
  • Dialysis
  • Diabetes

Recipe submitted by DaVita dietitian Beth from Iowa.

Portions: 6     Serving size: 1 cup


  • 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts 
  • 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 8 ounces linguine, uncooked
  • 3/4 cup broccoli florets
  • 3/4 cup cauliflower florets
  • 3/4 cup baby carrots
  • 16 grape tomatoes
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 3/4 teaspoon Mrs. Dash® herb seasoning blend


  1. Cut up chicken into small strips.
  2. Heat pan on medium heat with 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil.
  3. Add chicken to pan and cook until done.
  4. Cook 1/2 package of linguine according to package directions.
  5. Cut up broccoli and cauliflower to bite-size pieces.
  6. When chicken is cooked, add broccoli, cauliflower, carrots, tomatoes and lemon juice, cover and cook for 3 minutes.
  7. Add drained pasta to pan and then add 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil and stir.
  8. Add Mrs. Dash, stir and simmer on low for 5 minutes.

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 3 meat
  • 2 starch
  • 1 vegetable, medium potassium

Carbohydrate choices


Helpful hints

    Use your favorite variety of Mrs. Dash herb seasoning blend.

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Chicken Vegetable Linguine

timpson5 says:


Can I get recipes for non-diabetic diet? Dietitian comment: Most of our recipes marked as suitable for diabetic are also fine for non-diabetic diets.

Sep. 20, 2013, 10:15 AM - Inappropriate review?

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