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Hello bright green smoothie! Not only do you sparkle and shine with your emerald color, but you’re also incredibly nutritious and easy to make.

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With naturally sweet fruit, and spinach leaves so tender you can’t help but eating a few as you make it, this drink is the most simple way to get your dye-free green on to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the kids!

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Bright Green Smoothie

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Author: Catherine McCord
Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 2 minutes
Total Time 4 minutes

Ingredients  

  • 1 1/2 cups fresh spinach
  • 1/4 cup frozen pineapple
  • 1/2 cup frozen mango
  • 1 large banana
  • 1 cup orange juice

Instructions 

  • Place all the ingredients in a blender and blend on high until smooth and creamy.*
  • * any milk of your choice can be substituted for the orange juice. 
  • ** Optional additions: 1 serving of protein powder (I prefer vanilla flavored) or collagen peptides, hemp seeds, bee pollen or chia seeds.  
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About the Author

Catherine is a mama of three. A Kentucky girl living in California. Here’s what I know: all kids can be great eaters and mealtime must be easy. I create simple, healthy recipes the whole family will love.

Comments

  1. We made these for St. Patrick’s Day and the kids have requested them every day since. We did a few modifications…I didn’t have mango so we substituted strawberry (it wasn’t as bright but still very yummy). I also used a peach orange juice blend. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  3. Do you have any good ideas for substituting bananas in smoothie recipes? I have recently developed an allergy.

  4. Bananas add sweetness. You can use dates or other sweet fruits instead. You can also use honey or maple syrup if you need the added sweetness!

  5. This looks amazing. My daughter and I are allergic to pineapples. What would be a good substitute? Peach maybe?

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