Creamy Green Smoothie with a Hint of Mint

Creamy Green Smoothie with a Hint of Mint

If you are a green smoothie hold out, this is the recipe that will have you hooked. Our Creamy Green Smoothie tastes more like a dessert but with all the health benefits you might think. This recipe is made with whole foods and as always, is 100% clean!  If you’re not a fan of buttermilk, don’t worry, it’s what makes this smoothie rich & creamy but without the buttermilk taste.

Creamy Green Smoothie with a Hint of Mint

Creamy Green Smoothie with a Hint of Mint

Yields: 3 | Serving Size: 1 cup | Calories: 163 | Total Fat: 5 g | Saturated Fat: 1 g | Trans Fat: 0 g | Cholesterol: 5 | Carbohydrates: 26 g | Sodium: mg | Dietary Fiber: 4 g | Sugars: 1 g | Protein: 6 g | SmartPoints: 5

Ingredients

  • 3 large Romaine Heart Leaves
  • 14 (1" cubes) honeydew melon
  • 1/2 ripe avocado, seeded and peeling removed
  • 1 frozen ripe banana, slice before freezing
  • 2 teaspoons honey, optional
  • 1 1/2 cups low-fat buttermilk
  • 2 fresh mint leaves + more for garnish
  • 8 - 10 ice wedges

Directions

Add all ingredients to a blender and blend until smooth and creamy. If desired, add 2 tablespoons whipped topping. Check out our 100% Clean Whipped Topping recipe for an yummy addition! Sprinkle with cinnamon if desired.

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