Serving Size:
1/2 cup

    Diet Types:
  • CKD non-dialysis
  • Diabetes
  • Dialysis
  • Lower Protein


  • 1 medium cucumber
  • 1/3 cup sour cream
  • 2 tablespoons white vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1/8 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon fresh dill weed 


  1. Thinly slice cucumber.
  2. Mix together sour cream, vinegar (or lemon juice), sugar (or sweetener) and pepper.
  3. Combine mixture with cucumbers. Chill before serving.
  4. Garnish with fresh chopped dill weed if desired.

Helpful hints

  • Replace vinegar with lemon juice if preferred.
  • For a variation add 2 tablespoons chopped onion or chives.
  • For a lighter version, substitute fat-free sour cream instead of regular sour cream.

Nutrients per serving

Calories 94

Protein 1 g

Carbohydrates 9 g

Fat 6 g

Cholesterol 16 mg

Sodium 26 mg

Potassium 125 mg

Phosphorus 47 mg

Calcium 43 mg

Fiber 0.5 g

Kidney and kidney diabetic food choices

  • 1 vegetable, low potassium
  • 1 fat

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