Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  108
  • Protein  1 g
  • Carbohydrates  17 g
  • Fat  4 g
  • Cholesterol  20 mg
  • Sodium  162 mg
  • Potassium  40 mg
  • Phosphorus  14 mg
  • Calcium  9 mg
  • Fiber  0.3 g

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 1 starch
  • 1/2 fat

Carbohydrate choices


Helpful hints

  • Store in a covered container.
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pcarlen says:

I noticed that this recipe is very similar to a recipe I had, except the butter is reduced by 2/3 and the molasses is also reduced a lot. What is the issue with butter and fat for kidney disease patients. My nephew is about to start dialysis and is hoping to get a transplant. Dietitian comment: The butter and fat restriction is individualized for each patient based on their lipid levels and if cardiovascular disease is part of their diagnosis.

Feb. 15, 2016, 7:07 PM
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IreneYanni says:

What it's the size of one stick butter by grams? Also how many grams of margarine if used as a replacement for butter? Thank you in advance. Dietitian comment: One stick of butter or margarine is 112 grams (1/2 cup). These values are for a stick. The weight will vary if whipped or if water is added during processing.

Nov. 09, 2015, 7:26 AM
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porkyd says:

Can I use margarine instead of butter. Dietitian comment: Yes margarine will work as a replacement for the butter. Look for unsalted margarine.

Dec. 12, 2013, 9:25 AM

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