Strawberry Banana Protein Smoothie

This recipe is a great source of protein that doesn’t sacrifice taste
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Strawberry Banana Protein Smoothie

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This recipe yields a healthy and delicious smoothie featuring flaxseed, strawberry, mangos, honey, and yogurt.

This recipe is courtesy of Eating Well.

Ingredients

  • 1  Cup  hulled strawberries, fresh or frozen
  • 1/2  banana
  • 1/2  diced mango, fresh or frozen
  • 1/2  Cup  nonfat plain Greek yogurt
  • 1  Tablespoon  natural nut butter, such as cashew or almond
  • 1/2  Cup  water

Directions

Combine strawberries, banana, mango, yogurt, nut butter, flaxseed, vanilla, and ice cubes (or water) in a blender. Puree until smooth.

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Buying fruits in season when they are at the peak of their freshness make for great tasting food and can save you money.

Strawberry Cooking Tip

Don’t throw out your overripe fruit – instead blend into a smoothie or salad dressing, add to muffin batter, bake into a cobbler, or boil down with sugar and a little lemon juice to make jam.

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