Banana Chia Smoothie

(Recipe courtesy of The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Green Smoothies.)

Banana is a prominent flavor in this delightful green smoothie. Creamy almond butter brings this drink together in a fresh way.


The Stats:
Makes: two 16-ounce servings
Serving Size: 2 cups
Calories: 506
Fat: 30g
Carbs: 58g
Fiber: 12g
Protein: 12g
Vitamin A: 208%
Vitamin C: 152%
Calcium: 31%
Iron: 17%

Organic Ingredients:
• 2 frozen bananas
• ⅓ cup almond butter
• ⅛ cup chia seeds
• 1 large pitted date
• 5 kale leaves, stems removed
• 1 ¾ cups water

1. Place all of the ingredients in a strong blender and blend well.

• Adding ½ cup fresh or frozen blackberries brightens up this smoothie.

Click here to get a copy of “The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Green Smoothies”.



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