Spa Cuisine: Berry Banana Smoothie Recipe

This is the perfect smoothie recipe, rich in immune-enhancing, beauty-promoting vitamins, calcium, potassium, and omega-3. And it even tastes yummy!

Whip up a batch in the blender for a quick taste treat that’s healthy, too. Perfect for breakfast, as an after-workout snack, or for an energy boost anytime.

INGREDIENTS

1 ripe banana
¾ cup milk or soy milk
1/2 cup ripe strawberries, hulled and halved
¼ cup yogurt (if you use vanilla-flavored yogurt, omit the vanilla extract)
1 teaspoon honey
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 tablespoon chopped walnuts or flax seeds

1. Whiz all ingredients except walnuts and flax seeds in a blender.

2. Pour into glass and top with walnuts or flax seeds.

Serves 1.

By Cait Johnson, Assistant Producer, Care2 Healthy Living Channels.

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11 comments

Holland F.
Holland F.3 years ago

This looks splendidly yummy! I'll try this next for my kid's snack...we used to have Berry Buttermilk Soup which we found on GourmetRecipe.com but it's nice to try new things. I often check it out for recipes and cooking information including Care2.com, WikiChicken.com, EverythingLemon.com, and the SaladSite.com for different moods and occasions. Thanks for this appetizing recipe!

By the way, here's the link to the mentioned recipe: www.gourmetrecipe.com/recipes/berry-buttermilk-soup

Jennifer C.
Past Member 4 years ago

Love the tempting recipe. Thanks for sharing

Michele Wilkinson

Thank you

Hana Bosco
Hana Bosco4 years ago

So yumm! Thanks for inspiration :o)

Robert O.
Robert O.4 years ago

I love anything with berries and bananas. Thanks.

Robert O.
Robert O.4 years ago

I love anything with berries and bananas. Thanks.

Robert O.
Robert O.4 years ago

I love anything with berries and bananas. Thanks.

K s Goh
KS Goh4 years ago

Thanks for the article.

Jo L.
Jo L.5 years ago

Looks yummy!

gail d.
gail dair5 years ago

thankyou