Taking on a little “green” spirit for the month of March! This green drink is a winner on all fronts – gut soother, heart helper and immune booster. Enjoy this fresh smoothie as the days get warmer!
Here is what you will need to toss in the blender…
- 1 cup of water
- 1 cup of broccoli sprouts
- 1/2 frozen banana
- 1 cup spinach
- 1/2 cup frozen pineapple chunks
- 1 tbsp flaxseed meal
- 1 tsp maca root powder
- 1 tbsp cocoa powder
- 1 Medjool date
- 1 scoop protein powder
- 1/4 tsp vanilla extract
**If you wish you can add ice to this smoothie for a more frozen texture. You can also swap the water for almond milk!
This recipe contains 36G of Carbohydrates – if you want to tone it down, omit one of the fruits, and 20G of protein and 10G fat, not to mention over 8G of fibre!!!