Kidney Diet Tips

6 Soups to Make this Season

Knock off the winter chill with a hearty bowl of soup. DaVita dietitian Jessica Triggs’ past post “Make this Soup Season a Success” can help you find tips on including soup in a kidney-healthy diet.

If you are limiting fluid talk to your dietitian about how much liquid to include and how to count soup in your daily fluid allowance.

Here’s a list of 6 soups to get you started:

6 Kidney-Friendly Homemade Soups  Bowl of chicken noodle soup

  1. Cream of Chicken Wild Rice Asparagus Soup
  2. Maryland’s Eastern Shore Cream of Crab Soup
  3. Old Fashioned Salmon Soup
  4. Quick and Easy Ground Beef Soup
  5. Rotisserie Chicken Noodle Soup
  6. Turkey, Wild Rice and Mushroom Soup

Additional Kidney Diet Resources

Visit and explore these diet and nutrition resources:

DaVita Food Analyzer

DaVita Dining Out Guides

Today’s Kidney Diet Cookbooks

DaVita Kidney-Friendly Recipes

Diet and Nutrition Articles                                                      

Diet and Nutrition Videos

Kidney Smart® Virtual Classes

This article is for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for medical advice or treatment. Consult your physician and dietitian regarding your specific diagnosis, treatment, diet and health questions.

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.