Healthy Mint Chocolate Smoothie Recipe: Dairy-Free and Plant Based
Hello to all my fellow Vibrant Health enthusiasts! I’m Paige Parker, your Smoothie Queen, with another amazing recipe to cool you off with a delicious smoothie in the hottest summer heat. Nothing is better than my latest obsession the “Mint Chocolate Smoothie.” Not only is this an absolutely delicious smoothie, but it is made with the healthiest ingredients and packed with nutrients. By combining minty freshness, rich chocolate, and a tropical twist with Green Vibrance Chocolate Coconut, we get an amazing smoothie.
As we all know, how you start your mornings will dictate the rest of your day. So why not start your day off right with a tasty smoothie that will have you full of energy and nourishment? This recipe has the perfect balance of flavor, nutrition, and texture to replace your morning coffee with something more healthy and cooling.
Delicious Mint Chocolate Smoothie Recipe:
Here is a list of plant-based deliciousness that goes into this perfect smoothie:
2 medium-large frozen bananas
1 cup almond milk
1/4 cup fresh mint leaves
1/4 cup cacao nibs
1 scoop Green Vibrance Chocolate Coconut
Directions for a healthy mint chocolate smoothie:
- Smooth Start: First, you want to add your almond milk and frozen bananas, then blend them until you have a smooth consistency. This is the foundation of your smoothie.
- Minty Magic: Now is the time to throw in those fresh mint leaves to give your smoothie that cool invigorating kick.
- Tropical Twist: Add a scoop of Green Vibrance Chocolate Coconut to take the flavor up a notch.
- Blend it Up: Give this concoction a nice whirl until everything is mixed and you have a pleasant minty green color.
- Finally Touch: Throw in some cacao nibs and blend them lightly.
Now you can enjoy this delicious blend of nutrition and tasty indulgence to supercharge your day or to cool you off in the blazing summer heat. And don’t forget, you can always add your own personal touch, whether it's a bit of almond butter for more creaminess or chia seeds for more nutritional variety.
Health Benefits of Mint Chocolate Smoothie
While most of us would only make such a tasty smoothie for its deliciousness, you’d be surprised that you are getting a ton of health benefits at the same time. Because of all the amazing ingredients in the smoothie, here are some of the health benefits you’ll be receiving:
Digestive Aid: Mint is perfect for helping reduce symptoms of indigestion and IBS. In addition to that having bananas in the mix helps regular bowel movements. With these two ingredients in this smoothie, you will have much better digestion plus the billions of healthy gut bacteria from Green Vibrance powder.
Antioxidant Boost: Cacao is known to have many rich antioxidants that help with anti-aging and removing free radicals from the body.
Heart Health: Potassium in bananas can help regulate stable blood pressure levels, while cacao can support your overall heart health.
Mood Enhancer: Mint and cacao have mood-boosting benefits which can help reduce anxiety symptoms. Plus the cacao has a small amount of caffeine to give you that extra pep in your step.
Immune Support: By adding Green Vibrance Chocolate Coconut, you’re getting a ton of vitamins, minerals, and 25 billion probiotics daily to make sure you have a strong immune system to fight off any colds or cases of flu.
There is no better way to start your day than with our Mint Chocolate Smoothie recipe. Besides being one of the most delicious smoothies, it has a ton of health benefits and is boosted with Green Vibrance Superfood for even more of a nutritious punch. So next time you are looking for a healthy way to start your morning or just need to cool off from a hot day, keep this wonderful recipe in mind.
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