Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  145
  • Protein  3 g
  • Carbohydrates  31 g
  • Fat  1 g
  • Cholesterol  0 mg
  • Sodium  65 mg
  • Potassium  130 mg
  • Phosphorus  119 mg
  • Calcium  19 mg
  • Fiber  2.5 g

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 1-1/2 starch
  • 1 vegetable, low potassium

Carbohydrate choices


Helpful hints

  • Fresh, frozen, bottled or canned lemonade may be used in this recipe. Be aware, some lemonades contain phosphate additives which increases phosphorus content.  Read labels and avoid brands with this additive.
  • Select a vegetable mix with carrots, corn, green beans, green peas or substitute your favorite low potassium frozen vegetable blend.
  • If you have diabetes, try sugar-free lemonade in this recipe to lower carbohydrates by 5 grams per serving.
  • For best results, do not remove cover or stir rice during cooking.

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Lemonade Rice with Mixed Vegetables

Tried this. Had too much lemon flavor for me. Maybe will try again and use less lemonade and more water.

Mar. 05, 2013, 2:01 PM
Lemonade Rice with Mixed Vegetables
lizard says:

Needs more veggies but the flavors are good. My daughter insisted on putting soy sauce on her portion but I felt no need for it.

Apr. 18, 2011, 7:57 PM
Lemonade Rice with Mixed Vegetables
mamalily49 says:

this sounds like a winner going to try this tonight.going to omit few items because hubby picky.

Apr. 12, 2011, 9:36 AM

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