7 Power-Packed Smoothie Recipes To Try This Weekend

Team Interns , 15 Feb 2019

The weekend is always a great time to recuperate and relax. What better way to do just that than by trying out super yummy smoothies? These power-packed smoothies are a great way to curb your appetite for junk food and will give you the energy to tackle the upcoming week head-on! Check out some of our fave smoothie recipes that are a must-try for this weekend!

1. Good Food’s Mango And Banana Smoothie

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We've been in Hoi An today making smoothies so we thought we'd share our recipe with you all. ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ This mango smoothie is made with frozen mango, yogurt, banana and juice, all blended together into an ultra creamy drink. A super refreshing way to cool off on a warm day!🌴⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ Ingredients ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ 1 1/2 cups mango nectar: you can substitute a different type of juice such as apple or orange juice if you'd prefer ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ ➡️ 1 banana cut in half⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ ➡️ 3/4 cup vanilla Greek yogurt⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ ➡️ 1 1/2 cups frozen mango chunks⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ ➡️ lime slices and mint springs for garnish optional. Chia seeds for super power! ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ Place the mango nectar, banana, Greek yogurt and mango chunks in the blender. Blend until completely smooth.⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ Pour until 2 glasses full, and serve, garnished with lime and mint if desired. 🧡⁣ ⁣ Served with a #junglestraw 👌

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Here’s what you’ll need:

  • 1 medium mango
  • 1 banana
  • 500ml orange juice
  • 4 ice cubes

How you can put it together:

  1. Cut the mango down either side of the flat stone, then peel and cut the flesh into chunks.
  2. Peel and chop the banana.
  3. Put all the ingredients into a food processor or blender, then process until smooth and thick. Keep in the fridge and use the day you make it.

Recipe Courtesy: Good food | www.bbcgoodfood.com.

2. Dawn’s Vegan Green Peanut Butter Smoothie

Here what you’ll need:

  • 1 banana
  • 1 cup nut milk
  • 1 cup torn kale
  • 2 tablespoons peanut butter
  • ¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon

How you can put it all together:

  1. Blend 1 banana, 1 cup nut milk, 1 cup torn kale, 2 Tbsp. peanut butter, ¼ tsp. ground cinnamon, and ½ cup ice in a blender until smooth.
  2. Serve cold.

Recipe Courtesy: Dawn Perry | www.bonappetit.com.

3. Deborah’s Tropical Fruit Smoothie

Here’s what you’ll need:

  • 1 cup frozen mango chunks
  • 1 cup frozen strawberries
  • 1 cup ice
  • 1 frozen banana, sliced
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/4 cup orange juice
  • 1/4 cup plain Greek yogurt
  • 1 teaspoon honey

How you can put it all together:

  1. Combine all of the ingredients in a blender.
  2. Blend until smooth.

Recipe Courtesy: Deborah | www.tasteandtellblog.com

4. Penny’s Melon Smoothie

Here’s what you’ll need:

  • 1/4 cantaloupe – peeled, seeded and cubed
  • 1/4 honeydew melon – peeled, seeded and cubed
  • 1 lime, juiced
  • 2 tablespoons sugar

How you can put it all together:

  1. In a blender, combine cantaloupe, honeydew, lime juice and sugar.
  2. Blend until smooth.
  3. Pour into glasses and serve.

Recipe Courtesy: Penny | www.allrecipes.com.

5. Lissa’s Strawberry Smoothie

Here’s what you’ll need:

  • 2 cups of milk
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup of frozen strawberries

How you can put it all together:

  1. In a blender, combine milk, honey, vanilla and frozen strawberries.
  2. Blend until smooth.
  3. Pour into glasses and serve.

Recipe Courtesy: MRSLISSA | www.allrecipes.com.

6. Melissa’s Chocolate Powerhouse Smoothie

Here’s what you’ll need:

  • 1 cup of coconut milk
  • 1 scoop chocolate protein powder
  • 1/2 cup blueberries
  • 1 cup spinach
  • 1 banana
  • 1 tablespoon almond butter
  • Ice

How you can put it all together:

  1. Add ingredients into a blender and blend until smooth and creamy.
  2. Add ice depending on temperature preference.

Recipe Courtesy: www.modernhoney.com.

7. Denise’s Cherry-Almond Smoothie

Here’s what you’ll need:

  • 1 cup cherries frozen, pits removed
  • 1/2 cup almond milk
  • 1/2 cup greek yogurt plain
  • 1/2 tablespoon honey
  • 1/8 teaspoon almond extract

How you can put it all together:

  1. Combine everything in a blender and blend away!

Recipe Courtesy: sweetpeasandsaffron.com.

Which of these is a smoothie recipe you can’t wait to try? Let us know in the comments below!

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