Spinach Orange Smoothie Recipe

Here's a thick, creamy, and healthy smoothie recipe.
Spinach Smoothie

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Natural greens have the ability to supercharge your day like nothing else. Spinach, kale, and arugula smoothies help to alkalize your body, while simultaneously providing energy-boosting antioxidant support. Blend a handful of leafy greens and watch the magic happen.

This recipe is courtesy of Daily Burn.

Ingredients

  • 1 navel orange, peeled
  • 1/2 banana
  • 1 Cup tightly packed organic spinach
  • 1/4 Cup coconut water, adjusted as desired
  • 1 Tablespoon hemp seeds, optional
  • Ice

Directions

Add all ingredients to a blender with a few ice cubes and blend on high to combine. Add more coconut water as desired to reach desired consistency for smoothie. Pour into a glass and enjoy!

Spinach Shopping Tip

Buy green leafy vegetables like arugula, watercress, and collards – they are good sources of vitamins A, C, and K and minerals like iron and calcium.

Spinach Cooking Tip

Brighten up sandwiches or salads with small, tender leaves like spinach and add larger, tougher leaves like kale to soups and stews.