Chocolate Cherry Smoothie

This recipe is one of my absolute favorite smoothies EVER. I *may* have had it every day for a while.  

Delicious + Nutritious.

 If you’d like to make this into more of an “ice cream”, simply use less liquid and high powdered food processor instead of a blender. Enjoy!

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Chocolate + Cherry Smoothie

Recipe type: Smoothie

Prep time:  5 mins

Total time:  5 mins

Ingredients

  • 1 cup frozen tart red cherries

  • 1 tablespoon pomegranate juice, optional

  • 1 frozen banana

  • 2 - 3 tablespoons raw cacao powder [to your preference]

  • 1 handful spinach

  • 1 handful kale

  • 1 and ½ cup unsweetened almond milk

  • 1 tablespoon ground flax seed

  • 1 pitted medjool date, optional [used for added sweetness if you'd like]

  • Water [if needed to reach desired consistency]

Instructions

  1. Blend all ingredients in Nutribullet or other high powered blender or food processor until smooth.

Baby Spinach Smoothie

As any smoothie, feel free to play around with the ingredients to adjust to your taste. Sometimes I add strawberries or raw cacao powder.

Blend until smooth. Add more water or plant based milk to reach desired thickness.

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Banana Spinach Smoothie

Ingredients

  • 1 cup unsweetened plant based milk [I use soy, almond, or cashew]

  • 1½ banana, frozen

  • small handful of spinach + kale

  • 1 tablespoon ground flax seed

  • Small handful of almonds + walnuts + Brazil nuts combo

  • 7 ice cubes

  • ½ - 1 cup water

Instructions

  1. Blend until smooth.

  2. Add more water or plant based milk to reach desired thickness.

Notes

Optional ingredients to add: strawberries or raw cacao powder