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Banana Almond Smoothies

March 12, 2013 by Laura

Banana Almond Smoothie | Fork Knife Swoon

This Banana Almond Smoothie may look unassuming, but don’t let its plain appearance fool you. This flavorful, delicious drink has quickly become one of our favorite breakfasts, and packs a healthy protein and nutrient punch to boot. The best part? It whips up in minutes, requires only four ingredients, and tastes far more indulgent than each low-calorie-serving would suggest. What’s not to love?


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Banana Almond Smoothie
 
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A delicious, healthy Banana Almond Smoothie.
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Recipe type: Juices and Smoothies
Yield: 2 Servings
Ingredients
  • 2 cups unsweetened vanilla almond milk
  • 2 frozen bananas, broken into 1-inch chunks
  • 8 oz honey or vanilla Greek yogurt
  • 1 tbsp almond butter
Instructions
  1. Add the almond milk, banana chunks, yogurt and almond butter to a blender. Blend on high until the ingredients are fully combined and very smooth, about 1-2 minutes. pour into two tall glasses and serve immediately.

 

5 Comments

  • Reply Yani February 7, 2014 at 4:29 pm

    A great, very healthy variation of this recipe is to use almonds instead of almond milk, and substitute the sugar with agave. I have it almost everyday. It’s my “ice cream”. I do not use any yogurt, just almonds, ice, banana and agave.

  • Reply 123testing April 12, 2013 at 3:12 pm

    nice..i totally agree

  • Reply Rosie @ Blueberry Kitchen March 14, 2013 at 4:20 pm

    Mmm yum, your smoothie looks delicious :)

  • Reply Lauren March 13, 2013 at 11:30 am

    Hi Laura, I just stumbled onto your blog via Foodgawker. This looks scrumptious! All of my favorites rolled into one delicious smoothie! Pinning this for later. :-)

    • Reply Laura March 13, 2013 at 12:16 pm

      Thank you Lauren! I have this for breakfast a couple times a week… it’s my current fav!

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