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A Healthy Avocado Smoothie Recipe

While we’ve addressed the various ways you can enjoy avocados, be it smashed on toast or in an epic Buddha Bowl, we feel it’s high time we explored the healthy properties of this wondrous fruit and how you can reap the benefits through making an avocado smoothie every day. Loaded with fibre, they also contain high levels of vitamin E, iron, potassium and monosaturated fatty acids. All of these combined mean your heart stays healthy, your skin looks great, your cholesterol levels stay low and you feel fantastic! So imagine the nutrition packed into an avocado smoothie made with bananas, dates, raspberries and more. Just follow the simple step by step guide and you’ll soon be replacing an apple a day with an avocado!

 

Ingredient Checklist:

1 Strong Roots Ripened Avocado Half

1 Banana

3 Dates

2 tbsp Cacao Powder

1 tsp Almond Butter

1 tsp Manuka Honey

1/2 Cup of Almond Milk

1 tsp Chia Seeds

7 Brazil Nuts

6 Raspberries

 

Method:

Step 1:

Defrost the Strong Roots Ripened Avocado Half at room temperature for a minimum of 30 minutes. Once defrosted, place the Ripened Avocado in a food processor with the banana, dates, cacao powder, almond powder, manuka honey, almond milk, chia seeds, brazil nuts, raspberries, and blend.

 

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Step 2 

Place the smoothie into a bowl and place the chia seeds, raspberries and Brazil nuts on top.

Check out the recipe video here:

Fancy whipping up an avocado smoothie for breakfast? Just follow this simple recipe and let us know if you added any ingredients of your own! 🍏🍐🍌🍒

 

 

If you used our Strong Roots Ripened Avocado Halves when making the smoothie, perhaps using some different ingredients? Please let us know in the comments section below!

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