Serving Size:
10 ounces

    Diet Types:
  • CKD non-dialysis
  • Dialysis
  • Lower Protein
  • Gluten-free
  • Vegetarian
  • Higher Potassium


  • 1 cup unsweetened almond milk
  • 1 tablespoon espresso powder
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 tablespoon granulated sugar
  • Pinch of nutmeg for dusting


  1. Combine first 4 ingredients into a small sauce pan over medium heat.
  2. Bring to a soft boil while stirring with a whisk.
  3. Transfer to a coffee mug and sprinkle with nutmeg.

Helpful hints

  • Substitute almond milk with coconut milk beverage if preferred.
  • Replace sugar with desired substitute for a lower carbohydrate drink.
  • Recipe not recommended if you are on a low calcium diet. Many milk alternatives are high in calcium.

Nutrients per serving

Calories 100

Protein 2 g

Carbohydrates 16 g

Fat 3 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 173 mg

Potassium 242 mg

Phosphorus 26 mg

Calcium 455 mg

Fiber 1.7 g

Added Sugar 13 g

Kidney and kidney diabetic food choices

  • 1 milk alternative
  • 1/2 high-calorie

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