Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  86
  • Protein  1 g
  • Carbohydrates  9 g
  • Fat  6 g
  • Cholesterol  0 mg
  • Sodium  68 mg
  • Potassium  240 mg
  • Phosphorus  34 mg
  • Calcium  16 mg
  • Fiber  2.5 g

Stir-Fry Vegetables

Try the kidney-friendly recipe for Stir-Fry Vegetables the next time you make dinner for a group.

Diet types:

  • CKD non-dialysis
  • Dialysis
  • Diabetes

Recipe submitted by DaVita dietitian Joyce from Texas.

Portions: 10     Serving size: 3/4 cup per serving


  • 1/4 cup canola oil
  • 3-1/2 cups green pepper 
  • 3-1/2 cups red pepper
  • 1-1/2 cups fresh sliced mushrooms
  • 1 cup celery  
  • 1/4 cup onion
  • 1 garlic clove
  • 1/2 teaspoon sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 teaspoon wine vinegar
  • 1/2 green hard-ripe tomato
  • 1 cup canned sliced water chestnuts


  1. Cut green and red peppers. Slice celery and chop onion. Crush garlic.
  2. In large skillet, heat oil. Add green pepper, red pepper, mushrooms, celery, onion, garlic, sugar, oregano, salt and pepper.
  3. Stir-fry over medium-high heat until peppers are crisp tender.
  4. Add vinegar, tomato and drained water chestnuts. Cook until heated thoroughly. 

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 1-1/2 vegetables, medium potassium
  • 1 fat

Carbohydrate choices


Helpful hints

  • One tablespoon of reduced-sodium soy sauce can be used instead of the salt. 

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Stir-Fry Vegetables

robert915 says:


made this added in shrimp and the family loved it

Feb. 22, 2013, 11:46 AM - Inappropriate review?

Stir-Fry Vegetables

aerikalewis says:


This is really good. I omit the salt and use olive oil because it is better for the kidneys..also I don't make this much. I am the only person who is going to eat it.

Jan. 06, 2013, 4:48 PM - Inappropriate review?

Stir-Fry Vegetables

Peggy says:


Have made this several times, with some variations. Love it, Love it!

Jul. 14, 2012, 8:00 PM - Inappropriate review?

Stir-Fry Vegetables

rattili828 says:


food preparation videos required for veg salads

Aug. 27, 2011, 12:58 AM - Inappropriate review?

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