Starfruit, also known as carambola), lends an apple-like flavor accent to this tropical green smoothie recipe. Starfruits are a great source of antioxidants and vitamin C. Before blending, remove the peel and seeds. The banana in this green smoothie provides the creamy texture and the pineapple sweetens the recipe perfectly, effectively hiding the mineral-rich, but […]

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This green smoothie is excellent for both weight loss and cleansing. It’s also delicious! Fresh mint and sweet melon are one of my favorite combinations. Dandelion greens are a great source of minerals (especially iron and calcium), protein and dietary fiber. They are also high in vitamins A (thanks to the antioxidant beta-carotene content) and […]

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This green smoothie is absolutely delicious! I love the combination of fresh mint and sweet melon. The goji berries also complement the flavor and add protein. This recipe uses water-rich fruits that are excellent sources of dietary fiber, making this a great detox smoothie. Apples are a good source of fiber, vitamin C and antioxidants. […]

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This is a delicious, chocolatey green smoothie using one of my favorite holiday fruits – the pomegranate! This green smoothie recipe delivers an epic dose of health-promoting antioxidants thanks to the pomegranate, blueberries, raspberries, raw cacao and fresh baby spinach. If antioxidants are what you are after, this recipe has more than enough! Besides antioxidants, […]

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The flavors of fall blend deliciously in this green smoothie recipe featuring pumpkin, hazelnut, cinnamon and nutmeg. And fresh baby spinach, of course! Pumpkin is only in season for a short time of the year so why not indulge yourself in this vitamin A-rich food (pumpkin contains beta-carotene that your body converts to vitamin A)! […]

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This delicious green smoothie is a great source of protein, calcium and iron. Both the goji berries and baby kale are loaded with protein and minerals. I love adding goji berries to my green smoothies as they are a calorie-dense food that doesn’t have a lot of extra bulk. Since I added cantaloupe, I didn’t […]

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Late summer cherries blend deliciously with early apples, and beets! Yes, beets! Don’t be afraid to use beets in a green smoothie recipe. When used in small amounts (1/2 beet in this recipe), they blend up well with berries like cherries, strawberries or raspberries. They are also really tasty when combined with pineapple or an […]

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Here’s a delicious tropical fusion green smoothie recipe featuring a unique blend of crisp apple and tropical jackfruit. Jackfruit is native to south and southeast Asia, but is also cultivated in Central and South America, as well as Hawaii, California and Florida. I have never found it in a regular grocery store, but I get […]

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I love nectarines! Especially when they are extremely ripe and juicy. The next best thing to eating them as is is blending them in a delicious green smoothie! I used fresh fruit for this recipe, but you can use frozen raspberries to make this smoothie cold if you want. Adding both frozen raspberries and nectarines […]

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Star fruit or carambola, as it is also called, has a flavor similar to apples. When blended with peaches in a green smoothie, it is delicious! I had never had starfruit before, so I was really excited to try it for the first time not too long ago. When selecting star fruit, make sure that […]

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