Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  142
  • Protein  2 g
  • Carbohydrates  20 g
  • Fat  6 g
  • Cholesterol  16 mg
  • Sodium  59 mg
  • Potassium  70 mg
  • Phosphorus  16 mg
  • Calcium  13 mg
  • Fiber  0.3 g

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 1 starch
  • 1 fat

Carbohydrate choices


Helpful hints

  • If dough is too soft to handle refrigerate for 1/2 hour for easier handling.
  • Store cookies in a sealed container to keep soft.

Write a Comment

Already have a account? Sign in to review. If not, register now.

Tell us what you think.

All comments will be approved by a DaVita teammate and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive. For more information, please see frequently asked questions.

Providing information through this page is strictly voluntary, and any information you provide will be governed by our Website Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. We are not collecting this information in our capacity as a health care provider, and any information we provide through our website is informational in nature and should not be considered medical or professional advice.

What's everyone saying?

4 Comments | Average User Rating:
Soft Ginger Cookies
KidneyGrub says:

Love this recipe! I subbed out the molasses for honey and redid the recipe with gold sugar

Dec. 06, 2017, 8:56 AM
Soft Ginger Cookies
jarcher says:

We used this recipe for a patient event; so so delicious and simple to prepare.

Nov. 03, 2016, 10:54 AM
Soft Ginger Cookies
Miriam L-S says:

I've made these cookies several times. We have used them for our Dialysis Center Open House and they are a hit. These are a very good full-flavored cookie. I have used "Splenda" type sweetener in the dough to make these cookies at home, as well.

Oct. 20, 2010, 10:54 AM
Soft Ginger Cookies
GmaChip says:

These cookies were very easy to make, they tasted even better. Over all a great Christmas treat

Dec. 21, 2008, 4:47 PM

Have No Fear, Diet Helper is Here

Get kidney-friendly meal plans with DaVita Diet Helper.

Start Today

Subscribe to DaVita Eat Smart

Get personalized online nutrition support from a kidney dietitian for a low fee.

Get Started

Kidney Diet Basics

Patients whose dialysis is impacted by Hurricane Harvey or Hurricane Irma should call 1-800-400-8331.

DaVita dialysis centers and hospital locations in impacted areas continue to receive and treat patients. Find an open center here: