Diet Types
  • CKD Non - Dialysis
  • Dialysis
  • Diabetes

Portions : 24

Serving Size : 1 Samosa.



  • 3 tablespoons canola oil plus oil for deep frying
  • 1/4 cup onion, chopped
  • 1 teaspoons ginger root, finely chopped
  • 1 tablespoon coriander powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 teaspoon Garam Masala
  • 2 tablespoon cilantro leaves, finely chopped
  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1/2 cup frozen green peas, thawed
  • 1 packet spring roll pastry (24 pieces)
  • 1 to 2 tablespoon all - purpose white flour
  • water to make a paste with flour


  • Heat 3 tablespoons oil in a large skillet, over medium heat. Add onion, ginger root, coriander, pepper and Garam Masala.
  • Add the ground beef and cook until it is no longer pink. Drain fat.
  • Add green peas and cook until the mixture is dry. Add cilantro and stir.
  • Mix 1 tablespoon of flour with enough water to make a thin paste.
  • Roll out pastry on a floured board. Put 2 tablespoons of the beef mixture in the center of the pastry and fold over. Seal edges with a paste of flour and water.
  • Heat oil for deep frying and fry pastries until golden brown.

Renal and Renal Diabetic Food choices

  • 1/2 meat
  • 1 starch
  • 1/2 fat

Carbohydrate choices

  • 1
  • Helpful Hints

    • Egg roll wrappers or filo dough can be used instead of spring roll pastry if desired.
    • For a lower fat version you can bake the Samosa on a greased baking sheet instead of frying.
    • Instead of beef try ground turkey or pork for variety.
    • Nutrients per serving

      • Calories 152
      • Protein 6 g
      • Carbohydrates 14 g
      • Fat 8 g
      • Cholesterol 15 mg
      • Sodium 83 mg
      • Potassium 88 mg
      • Phosphorus 56 mg
      • Calcium 13 mg
      • Fiber 0.5 g

      Disclaimer: All recipes, serving suggestions and side dish add-ons have been written to cater to people with kidney disease as a broad outline. For specific situations, modifications can be made by your renal dietitian.


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