Smoothie of the Month: Green Smoothies

green-smoothieMay’s smoothie recipes are all about the green. The kiwi avocado smoothie starts tart and has a creamy aftertaste. The green mango smoothie gets its creaminess from bananas. Grab your blender and give them both a taste!

Kiwi Avocado Smoothie

Ingredients:
5 kiwis, peeled
½ avocado
1 cup baby spinach
1 cup plain coconut water
2 Tablespoons honey

Directions:
Blend ingredients in a blender until smooth. Add more sweetener if desired.

Recipe by Robin Asbell, also available at StrongerTogether.coop. Find more recipes and information about your food and where it  comes from at www.strongertogether.coop.

 

Green Mango Smoothie

Ingredients:
1 banana, fresh or frozen
1 cup baby spinach
1 cup mango, fresh or frozen
1 cup unsweetened almond milk
2 tablespoons hemp seeds, if desired

Directions: Blend ingredients in a blender until smooth. Add a sweetener if desired. Stir in hemp seeds.

Recipe adapted from skinnytaste.com.