Kidney Diet Tips


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Kidney Diet Recipe Videos: Spicy Green Bean Salad

DaVita Eats is a video series that features one minute kidney-friendly recipe videos. You can see the complete series on

The newest DaVita Eats video is Spicy Green Bean Salad.  It’s the ideal way to make the most of fresh beans from your garden, but frozen beans will work just fine too. Steam beans and then toss with a mixture of  onion, red Serrano chile, fresh cilantro, dried oregano, lime juice and olive oil. Garnish with hard-cooked egg whites and serve. Everyone will love the distinctive flavor, including folks following diabetic, dialysis and CKD non-dialysis diets.

Sara Colman, RDN, CDCES

Sara Colman, RDN, CDCES

Sara is a renal dietitian with over 30 years experience working with people with diabetes and kidney disease. She is co-author of the popular kidney cookbook "Cooking for David: A Culinary Dialysis Cookbook". Sara is the Manager of Kidney Care Nutrition for DaVita. She analyzes recipes and creates content, resources and tools for the kidney community. In her spare time Sara loves to spend time with her young grandson, including fun times together in her kitchen.