Spinach Smoothie Recipe

Spinach is typically thought of as a lunch or dinner ingredient in a savory recipe.  I have been thinking about eating more greens throughout the day.  Spinach can be in a breakfast smoothie with a few creamy ingredients to start the morning.  Smoothies have a basic recipe of fruit/vegetable, starch like yogurt or banana, something frozen and liquid.  Those four ingredients can be interchanged.  Spinach can be blended to taste like many other things, but give you a nutrition boost with iron and vitamin A.  Here is a smoothie inspired by Rasa Juice Bar in Santa Fe.  They have a lot of interesting combinations.  The yoga studio has a community yoga class for a suggested donation of $10 each Sunday at 4pm.  I went to a class that focused on gardening stretching and poses.  I recommend the class and the smoothies.

Spinach Smoothie

Handful of Spinach

Coconut Milk

Apple Juice

Frozen Banana (or you can use a banana and ice)

Local, Organic Honey

Blend in a blender for a few minutes.  Enjoy!

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  1. Alice Lee

    Spinach smoothie?! I was wondering how to use my spinach share. Do I have the nerve to try this??

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