Fruit smoothies are easy to whip up, making them the perfect option for a quick and delicious breakfast or snack. To make a fruit smoothie, you just need a few simple ingredients, a blender, and about five minutes to spare. Fruit smoothies are also easily customizable. You can blend up a mixed berry smoothie, a tropical smoothie, a mango smoothie, or any flavor combination you can imagine. The sky is the limit.
How to Make a Fruit Smoothie
Fruit smoothies typically consist of a few key ingredients: a half-cup of fruit, one cup yogurt, a small banana, and ice. You can omit the ice if you’re using frozen fruit. You can also add in a touch of fruit juice or milk to thin out the consistency if your smoothie is too thick. Once you have all of your ingredients in hand, just add them to a blender and process until smooth. For some variety, you can choose an add-in (or two!), such as a spoonful of nut butter, a tablespoon of chia seeds, a scoop of protein powder, or a teaspoon of flaxseed.
Fruit Smoothie Recipes To Try
Here are some delicious fruit smoothies to try:
If you’re looking for a done-for-you option that’s made with fresh, never-frozen fruit and wholesome ingredients, look no further than an Edible® Treat. This recipe combines mango, pineapple, and banana for a tropical treat that’s both fresh and tasty.
This recipe outlines a basic fruit smoothie without any bells and whistles – simple, yet satisfying. You can customize this versatile recipe with any fruit that’s in season. For a denser texture and added protein, try adding in a spoonful of nut butter.
This smoothie includes just four ingredients: frozen berries, yogurt, milk, and vanilla extract. It whips up in just five minutes and includes a whole day’s worth of probiotics and antioxidants that’ll keep you ready to conquer everything on your to-do list. The combination of mint and kiwi lends this smoothie a zingy, sweet taste. It’s also highly refreshing and packed with nutritional goodness, making it a great choice any time of day.
This strawberry smoothie is the ultimate in thirst-quenching refreshment. It’s cold, naturally sweet, and perfect for a summer day. Whether you’re heading out for the day or looking for a sweet warm weather snack, this smoothie has everything needed to keep your sweet craving satisfied.
Mango smoothies are a go-to warm weather treat known for their refreshing taste. Sweet, thick, and all-around delicious, this recipe delivers instant enjoyment with every sip.
Papaya is a power food, rich in nutrients like carotenes, vitamin C, B vitamins, folate, potassium, magnesium, and digestive enzymes. This smoothie blends it up with ginger, banana, and Greek yogurt for a truly delicious taste.
This smoothie is the ultimate in refreshment. It’s especially hydrating due to the cooling power of mint and honeydew along with the addition of coconut water, making it a great pick-me-up in the morning.
This smoothie pumps you full of vitamins and minerals, like vitamins B and C, fiber, calcium, potassium and beta carotene to help you fend off the effects of stress. The best part? It’s downright delicious.
This blueberry smoothie is creamy, delicious, and chock-full of nutrients. To make it extra-filling, you can also add a quarter cup of old fashioned oats.
This fruit smoothie is a little sweet (thanks to the berries) and a little tart (courtesy of the pomegranate). It’s also bursting with healthy nutrients. Frozen fruit and Greek yogurt make it thick and creamy.
Fruit smoothies are an easy go-to for a healthy and delicious breakfast or snack. Try one of these recipes and get your fill of nutrition, all while enjoying a tasty treat.