Step 1: Liquid
1 cup unsweetened soy/almond milk or coconut water
Step 2: Greens
1 – 2 handfuls baby kale, spinach, bok choy, Swiss chard
Step 3: Frozen fruit
Step 4: Creamy fruit
1 banana or avocado
Step 5: Healthy fat
2 tablespoons nuts or nut butters, seeds, flax oil
Serves 2, 1 serving using 1/2 cup fruit, banana, almond milk: 150 calories, 25 grams carbs, 6 grams fat, 5 grams protein (nutrition content will vary based on ingredients)
Spinach and Swiss chard are the most mild tasting greens. Baby kale is more mild than mature kale.
Frozen fruit will make smoothie thicker and replace need for ice.