Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  40
  • Protein  1 g
  • Carbohydrates  2 g
  • Fat  3 g
  • Cholesterol  0 mg
  • Sodium  6 mg
  • Potassium  180 mg
  • Phosphorus  40 mg
  • Calcium  30 mg
  • Fiber  0 g

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 1 milk alternative

Carbohydrate choices

0

Helpful hints

  • Suggested flavorings include maple syrup or honey, ground cinnamon, sugar, stevia, Splenda or other desired sweetener.
  • Adjust water for thicker or thinner beverage.
  • The almond meal is discarded because it contains the majority of phosphorus and some potassium from the nuts. Generally nut milks are much lower in potassium and phosphorus compared to a serving of nuts.
  • Commercially prepared almond milk contains added salt, calcium, thickeners and emulsifiers. Some brands also contain phosphate additives. Homemade almond milk is salt-free and has no additives. 

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3 Comments | Average User Rating:
Homemade Almond Milk
Gerrigal says:
5

I've never before tasted almond milk. I am quite pleased with the results. I will try a smoothie with it tomorrow.

Jan. 04, 2018, 5:54 PM
Homemade Almond Milk
mandalina says:
5

A clean knee-hi stocking works really well in place of cheesecloth. Just put it in a glass, stretch the top of the stocking over the sides to make it easy to fill and then squeeze. However, don't try to do it all once.

May. 21, 2017, 11:55 AM
Homemade Almond Milk
ohneclue says:
5

This is great tasting and very easy to do. We have a smoothie every day with homemade almond milk. LOVE them! Very low in carbs and I make them higher in healthy fiber with almond milk and ground flax seed.

Apr. 22, 2016, 8:35 AM

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