Community Recipe
from [Nileen]
All American Meat Loaf

All American Meat Loaf

CKD non-dialysis/dialysis diet

  • Yield: 6 servings


  • 1 pound(s) Lean Ground Beef
  • 1 egg


All American Meatloaf

Diet types:

CKD non-dialysisDialysisDiabetes

Recipe submitted by DaVita dietitian Joyce from Michigan.

Portions: 6 Serving size: 1/6 slice of loaf


nonstick cooking spray or oil to grease pan

1 pound lean ground beef (10% fat)

1 egg

20 squares saltine-type crackers, unsalted tops, finely crushed

2 tablespoons onion, finely chopped

2 tablespoons liquid nondairy creamer

1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper

1/3 cup catsup

1 tablespoon brown sugar

1/2 teaspoon apple cider vinegar

1 teaspoon milk


Preheat oven to 350° F.

Coat a loaf pan lightly with nonstick cooking spray or oil

In large bowl, combine ground beef, egg, finely crushed crackers, onion, nondairy creamer and black pepper. Mix well.

Form into a loaf and place in loaf pan. Bake for 40 minutes.

To make topping sauce, mix catsup, brown sugar, vinegar and milk in a small bowl.

Remove cooked meatloaf from oven and cover with sauce.

Return pan to oven and bake for 10 additional minutes or until internal temperature reaches 160° F.

Slice into 6 portions before serving.

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

2 meat

1/2 starch

1/2 high calorie

Carbohydrate choices


Helpful hints

To finely crush crackers, place them in large zip-lock type plastic bag and crush with a rolling pin.

Use leftover meatloaf to make sandwiches.

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