5 Feel-Good Green Smoothies January 26, 2018

by Eat

Bust out your blender and get ready to have some feel-good fun.

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There’s nothing like a refreshing green smoothie to get you feeling amazing inside and out. So we put our heads together and came up with 5 must-try concoctions that are just as wholesome and delicious as they are easy to whip up.

Since there’s virtually no cooking required, these emerald gems are super low maintenance and do a whole lot of good for your body. Plus, — though we may be biased — have you ever seen a color so wonderful? Hello, lime paradise.

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1. Mojito Loco Smoothie

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All the muddled mint of the cocktail. Now with a nutritious swirl of coconut milk.

Ingredients:

  • 1 Cup Ice Cubes
  • 1 Cup Coconut Milk
  • 2 Limes, juiced
  • 1 Cup Mint Leaves
  • 1 Tablespoon Honey

Instructions:

  1. Combine all ingredients in a blender and blend for desired smoothness.

2. Bravo Avocado Smoothie

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Creamy avocado gets an upgrade with energizing banana, so save this one for your 3 o’clock slump.

Ingredients:

  • 1 Cup Ice Cubes
  • 1 Cup Almond Milk
  • 1 Avocado
  • 1 Banana
  • 1 Teaspoon Green Tea Matcha Powder
  • 1 Tablespoon Honey

Instructions:

  1. Combine all ingredients in a blender and blend for desired smoothness.

Mad for the kick of matcha? Find more matcha inspiration here.

3. Key Lime Pie Smoothie

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“Eat your greens” meets “but I want dessert” right in the delicious, wholesome middle.

Ingredients:

  • 1 Cup Coconut Milk
  • 1 Cup Spinach
  • 1 Banana
  • 2 Limes, juiced and zested
  • 1 Dollop Vanilla Extract

Instructions:

  1. Combine all ingredients in a blender and blend for desired smoothness.

4. Kiwi Dream Smoothie


We lovingly refer to this one as superfood heaven.

Ingredients:

  • 1 Cup Ice Cubes
  • 1 Banana
  • 2 Kiwis
  • 1 Cup Spinach
  • 1/2 Cup Kale

Instructions:

  1. Combine all ingredients in a blender and blend for desired smoothness.

When you’re done drinking your kale and spinach, try eating ’em in these irresistible salads.

5. Tropical Cure Smoothie

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One sip and you’ll be seeing palm trees.

Ingredients:

  • 11 Ounces Coconut Water
  • 1 Cup Pineapple, diced
  • 1 Banana
  • 2 Cups Spinach
  • 1 Tablespoon Honey

Instructions:

  1. Combine all ingredients in a blender and blend for desired smoothness.

And it’s not just green smoothies that tempt our taste buds.

Our Veggie Plan cooks even got a free, full-size green juice with this week’s Gorgeous Greens Farro Bowl from our friends at Evolution Fresh® to celebrate National Green Juice Day (NGJD) today, January 26.

Missed the Farro Bowl and looking for more foods that make you feel unstoppable? Take the Evolution Fresh® Green Juice Finder quiz to find the perfect green juice for you.

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3 comments

Melvin says:

Is there any substitution for coconut milk? I’m allergic and these recipes seem amazing and simple

Jacqueline Parisi says:

Of course, Melvin! Feel free to use almond milk, oat milk, or hemp milk. All super creamy and DELICIOUS alternatives. Let us know how it tastes (and tag us so we can see and cheer you on, too!!!)

Nora says:

Love your ideas! thanks!

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