Dreamy Pitaya Spinach Protein Smoothie
Difficulty 5 minutes Serves 2
When you throw greens into your blender to make a green smoothie, generally the outcome isn't bright fuschia, but that's just because you're not following this recipe by Ksenia of Breakfast Criminals
. An abundance of magical magenta-toned smoothie and smoothie bowl recipes can be found on her blog
, thanks to dragon fruit, otherwise known as pitaya - a flashy anti-inflammatory super fruit full of fiber, antioxidants, vitamin C, magnesium, omegas and plenty of pretty pink pigment!
Ingredients 1.5 cups almond milk 2 Dragonfruit smoothie packs 1 ripe banana (fresh or frozen) 1 cup spinach 1/2 avocado 2 tbs. raw cocoa 2 tbs. raw cacao nibs 2 scoops plant protein of your choice (I recommend vanilla flavor for this one) Optional: 1 tbs. chlorophyll for even more alkalizing effect Toppings: 1 tbs. cacao nibs handful raspberries
Directions Blend until smooth, garnish, and enjoy with love!