Strawberry Banana Smoothie Recipes
If you love #strawberries
, you will be delighted with this refreshing #smoothie
. Not only is it mouthwatering delicious but it is extremely healthy. It is packed with potassium, vitamin C and antioxidants. The bananas give you an extra smooth texture coupled with fresh strawberries for a perfectly sweet flavor. A strawberry banana smoothie is the ideal drink for people on the go or a late afternoon snack.
Preparation Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes
1 ¼ cup fresh strawberries; diced (frozen strawberries may be used)•
2 ripe bananas, sliced (for extra thickness use frozen bananas)•
¾ cup milk or substitute soy, rice, almond or coconut milk•
½ cup ice cubes•
Sprigs of mintDirections1.
Prepare strawberries, wash thoroughly and dice into pieces2.
Cut bananas (fresh or frozen)into 1 inch slices3.
Place strawberries and bananas into a blender. Note: Reserve a few strawberries for garnish4.
Add ice cubes and choice of milk5.
Mix ingredients on low until well blended. If needed, stop the blender and stir mixture away from the sides and near the blade6.
Serve immediately. Garnish with a sprig of mint and a slice of strawberry. Goes well with cookies, a muffin or a favorite sandwich