Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  181
  • Protein  6 g
  • Carbohydrates  37 g
  • Fat  1 g
  • Cholesterol  2 mg
  • Sodium  185 mg
  • Potassium  92 mg
  • Phosphorus  104 mg
  • Calcium  120 mg
  • Fiber  1.2 g

Dumplings

The kidney-friendly recipe for Dumplings is delicious and should be considered as your next meal's side dish.

Diet types:

  • CKD non-dialysis
  • Dialysis
  • Diabetes


Recipe submitted by DaVita dietitian Kristin from Pennsylvania.

Portions: 6     Serving size: 2 dumplings

Ingredients

  • 2 cups all-purpose white flour
  • 4 tablespoons corn starch
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 cup lowfat milk
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 32 ounces low-sodium chicken broth

Preparation

  1. Mix first five ingredients well to form a stiff dough.
  2. In a large skillet heat chicken broth to a boil.
  3. Drop dough by spoonfuls (12) into boiling broth and cover. 
  4. Simmer 10 minutes without removing the lid.  Serve with roasted chicken and gravy.

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 2-1/2 starch

Carbohydrate choices

2-1/2

Helpful hints

  • Use a skillet or straight-sided sauté pan to give dumplings plenty of room. Broth should almost cover the dumplings.
 

Write a Comment

Already have a myDaVita.com account? Sign in to review. If not, register now.

Tell us what you think.

Rate it:



All comments will be approved by a DaVita teammate and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive. For more information, please see frequently asked questions.

What's everyone saying?

3 Comments | Average User Rating:

Dumplings

TLCurington says:

5

Easy and delicious! I mixed some chicken broth with it instead of plain water and Mrs. Dash seasoning in it. It went well with the Zesty chicken & deviled green beans.

Apr. 24, 2013, 4:58 PM - Inappropriate review?

Dumplings

delfis0361__ says:

3

I have not tried the receipt yet, but will. This isn't so much a comment but a question, how would it change the nutrients per serving if you added just a little chicken? Is that possible? Moderator comment: Sure, each ounce of stewed chicken you will add 50 calories, 7.5 grams protein, 20 mg sodium, 51 mg potassium and 43 mg phosphorus.

Jun. 24, 2011, 8:58 AM - Inappropriate review?

Dumplings

Karla Adolphsen says:

4

This website is awesome. It gives me more ideas for how to cook for myself. Thank you!

Oct. 02, 2010, 10:06 PM - Inappropriate review?

Have No Fear, Diet Helper is Here

Get kidney-friendly meal plans with DaVita Diet Helper.

Start Today

Recipe Alerts-
Sign Up

Receive a monthly newsletter with our newest kidney-friendly recipes.

Sign Up Today

Download a Cookbook

Get a free recipe collection from the DaVita kitchen.

Start Today

Food Analyzer

Manage your kidney diet by finding values for 13 nutrients, including potassium and phosphorus.

Analyze Now

Phosphorus Challenge

Use this tool to learn about the important role phosphorus plays in the kidney diet.

Sign Up Today

Kidney Diet Tips Blog

Recipes, tips and news for people on a kidney diet.

Read Now

DaVita

© 2004-2014 DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. All rights reserved. Terms of Use | Privacy of medical information | Web Privacy Policy | Safe Harbor Privacy | FAQs | Site map
This site is for informational purposes only and is not intended to be a substitute for medical advice from a physician.
Please check with a physician if you need a diagnosis and/or for treatments as well as information regarding your specific condition. If you are experiencing urgent medical conditions, call 9-1-1

116