Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  41
  • Protein  6 g
  • Carbohydrates  2 g
  • Fat  1 g
  • Cholesterol  61 mg
  • Sodium  39 mg
  • Potassium  123 mg
  • Phosphorus  16 mg
  • Calcium  15 mg
  • Fiber  0.6 g

Turkey Giblet Stock

Try this kidney-friendly recipe for Turkey Giblet Stock.

Diet types:

  • CKD non-dialysis
  • Dialysis
  • Diabetes

Recipe submitted by DaVita dietitian Sara, RD, CSR, CDE, from California.

Portions: 5     Serving size: 1 cup


  • 1 package turkey giblets
  • 5 cups water
  • 1 stalk celery 
  • 1 medium carrot
  • 1/2 medium onion
  • 2 bay leaves
  • 2 tablespoons parsley


    1. Dice celery and carrots. Quarter onion and chop parsley.
    2. Rinse giblets and place in a medium pot.  Add 5 cups water, celery, carrot, onion, bay leaves and parsley. 
    3. Simmer for 1 hour until giblets are tender and broth is flavored.
    4. Strain stock. Use giblet stock to baste turkey and for gravy.

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 1/2 meat
  • 1/2 vegetable, low potassium

Carbohydrate choices


Helpful hints

  • Makes 5 cups of stock.

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Turkey Giblet Stock

christhomas says:


used for turkey ala king and added rice noodles for soup

Nov. 28, 2012, 5:42 AM - Inappropriate review?

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