When you think about a delicious green smoothie, beets, avocado and celery are not the typical ingredients you plan to use. However, they can blend wonderfully with sweet strawberries and coconut water for a nutrient-rich treat. I’ll admit, beets might not be for everyone, but give them a try before you decide. Beets are a […]

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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 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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Don’t be afraid to use beets in a green smoothie. While they have an earthy flavor, the flavor is easily masked by sweet pear and raspberry in this recipe. If you have a high powered blender like a Vitamix, then beets will liquify and provide a lot of extra nutrition in your smoothie. Beets are […]

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Nothing tastes better together than citrus fruits and fresh ginger, and this green smoothie recipe is a taste bud pleaser! Don’t be intimidated by how large pummelos are. Once you cut though the peel, they’re only about the size of an orange. Pummelos are a great source of dietary fiber with the average fruit containing […]

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This delicious recipe combines my two favorite citrus fruits – oranges and grapefruits – with creamy banana and homemade cashew milk! I made cashew milk for the first a few months ago. It’s very easy to make and helps add a little healthy fat to green smoothies. Adding a nut milk to a citrus smoothie […]

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Fall is here and that means lots of delicious, fresh apples and pears! This smoothie is not necessarily for beginners. While the fruit helps to sweeten it, it’s still bitter. I really liked it and will definitely make it again. Veteran green smoothie lovers will find this recipe delicious. However, if you are just starting […]

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This refreshing green smoothie is perfect for a hot summer day. I love watermelon and it’s one of my favorite summer fruits. Watermelon contains 0.7 milligrams of iron in just two cups. It’s also a great source of vitamin C with 28% DV in two cups. It’s hydrating as well. Watermelon is perfectly okay to […]

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I love cantaloupe in a green smoothie. Cantaloupes are water-rich and wondefully refreshing on a hot summer day. They are also a great source of B vitamins and vitamin K. Apricots blend well with cantaloupe while providing a great source of antioxidants and the amino acid, tryptophan. Carotenoids in apricots may help prevent heart disease, […]

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Watermelon and blueberries are a match made in heaven in this refreshing green smoothie recipe. The flavors of summer are captured in this delicious blend. I added a banana to help make the smoothie creamy, as watermelon and blueberries aren’t very creamy on their own. You can always substitute the banana for 1/4 avocado if […]

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