Most people enjoy biting into a crisp, refreshing apple. Apples are also a delicious addition to your morning smoothie. Listed below are three flavorful apple smoothie recipes. (Looking for some awesome summertime adult smoothie recipes? Check them out here.)
Peanut Butter Banana Apple Smoothie
This smoothie tastes smooth and delicious, and includes two other classic ingredients: peanut butter and bananas.
- 1 banana, peeled
- 1 Granny Smith Apple, cored and sliced
- 2 tablespoons All Natural Peanut Butter
- 1 cup crushed ice
Add all ingredients to a high-powered blender and blend until smooth.
Makes 1 serving of deliciousness!
Green Machine Apple Smoothie
If green smoothies are the way you like to mix things up, then consider this healthy and tasty green machine apple smoothie. The spinach contributes to the green color of the smoothie. The addition of the apple adds a delightful sweetness to this smoothie.
- 1 cup spinach leaves
- 1 large Fuji apple, cored and quartered
- 1 large ripe banana
- 1/2 cup cold water or crushed ice
Blend the water and spinach together first. Next, add your Fuji apple. Make sure you have cut it up into quartered sized piece, perhaps smaller. Makes two servings, and works great as an energy boasting breakfast smoothie to start your day off right.
Orange Power Apple Smoothie
If you enjoy drinking carrot or apple juice, this is the apple smoothie recipe for you. It creates a smoothie that is a delightfully soft shade of orange. This smoothie tastes sweet with a little side of sour. It is sure to get your taste buds hopping! The more natural you go with the carrot juice and apple juice, the better. Make sure the juice that you use is 100% fruit juice.
- 2 cups ice
- 3/4 cup Apple Juice
- 1 cup Carrot Juice
- 1/2 cup Plain or Vanilla Yogurt
- 1/2 teaspoon grated fresh ginger
Put it in the blender, puree until smooth, and enjoy! Makes 2-3 servings.
Make sure this year you enjoy your smoothies with a little apple added in. Apples are great additions to all kinds of smoothies – from your classic peanut butter and banana smoothies to your green machine power smoothies to delightful carrot smoothies. Delight your taste buds and make one of these apple smoothie recipes today.