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Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  101
  • Protein  2 g
  • Carbohydrates  10 g
  • Fat  6 g
  • Cholesterol  0 mg
  • Sodium  66 mg
  • Potassium  183 mg
  • Phosphorus  30 mg
  • Calcium  20 mg
  • Fiber  2.1 g

Summer Garden Eggplant

For your next dinner side dish, try the kidney-friendly recipe for Summer Garden Eggplant.

Diet types:

  • CKD non-dialysis
  • Dialysis
  • Diabetes


Recipes from “Cooking for David: A Culinary Dialysis Cookbook” by Sara Colman, RD, CSR, CDE and Dorothy Gordon, RN. Submitted by DaVita dietitian Sara from California.

Portions: 4     Serving size: 1/2 cup

Ingredients

  • 3 cups eggplant
  • 1 tablespoon onion
  • 1 tablespoon celery
  • 1 tablespoon parsley
  • 1/4 cup green bell pepper
  • 1/4 cup red bell pepper
  • nonstick cooking spray
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted margarine
  • 1 teaspoon Mrs. Dash® onion herb seasoning
  • 1 cup soft bread crumbs

Preparation

  1. Peel eggplant and cut into 1/2-inch pieces. Chop onion, celery, parsley and bell peppers.
  2. Mix eggplant, onion, celery, parsley, and peppers together.
  3. Spray a 1-1/2 quart baking dish with cooking spray. Add vegetable mixture and cover.
  4. Bake 40 minutes at 350 F.
  5. While the vegetables are baking mix melted margarine and Mrs. Dash® herb seasoning with the soft bread crumbs.
  6. Uncover baking dish and sprinkle with crumb mixture. Return the uncovered dish to oven. Bake 10 minutes longer or until the topping is lightly browned.

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 1 vegetable medium potassium
  • 1 fat
  • 1/2 starch 

Carbohydrate choices

1/2

Helpful hints

    Substitute your favorite low potassium vegetables like green beans, asparagus, cauliflower, etc.

 

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Summer Garden Eggplant

laltieri says:

5

Excellent...I added a tablespoon of extra virgin olive oil to the vegetables before putting into baking dish. Also, added Mrs. Dash to the vegetable mixture as well as some garlic powder and black pepper. Did not use as many bread crumbs as recipe called for...maybe just a 1/4 cup. Easy to make and very flavorful with the addition of the garlic powder and black pepper. NOTE...once cooked, it reduces to 1 1/2 cups not 3 cups.

Jun. 28, 2011, 5:05 AM - Inappropriate review?

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