Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  67
  • Protein  3 g
  • Carbohydrates  7 g
  • Fat  3 g
  • Cholesterol  23 mg
  • Sodium  109 mg
  • Potassium  160 mg
  • Phosphorus  50 mg
  • Calcium  25 mg
  • Fiber  1.2 g

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 1/2 meat
  • 1 vegetable, low potassium

Carbohydrate choices


Helpful hints

  • Substitute one-quarter of a medium white onion for green onions if desired.
  • If desired substitute fresh raw shrimp and steam or sauté it.
  • Recipe can be prepared one day ahead and served the next day.
  • Serving suggestions:
    • Serve over a mixture of cooked rice and peas (2 cups cooked rice plus 1/3 cup boiled sweet green peas).
    • Serve as an appetizer with low-sodium crackers.
    • Serve over fish as a salsa.

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