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Raspberry, Cacao, and Maca Smoothie

A great source of vitamin C, complex carbohydrates and dietary fiber

Maca is reputed to boost energy but the mechanism of action is unknown. Raspberries are a source of vitamin C, complex carbohydrates and dietary fiber, and they have a low glycemic index which means they won’t spike your blood sugar and send you into a crash. Instead, they’ll keep you steady and strong.

Ingredients

  • ½ Cup frozen raspberries
  • 1 Cup baby spinach
  • 1 Tablespoon raw cacao nibs or powder
  • ¼ Cup cashews
  • 2 Cups apple juice
  • 1 Teaspoon raw maca powder
  • 1 Teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 Teaspoon lucuma powder
  • ½ Teaspoon cinnamon

Directions

Add all ingredients to blender and blend till smooth. This smoothie tastes like a dessert but energizes like a balanced breakfast.