Smoothies can be a really convenient and healthy way to sneak a whole lot of nutrition into busy mornings! This healthy chocolate smoothie recipe is delicious (I’m kinda obsessed) and I’ve even snuck in a serve of greens, so little ones or fussy eaters won’t have a clue that this chocolate smoothie recipe is actually loaded with veg.
The other great thing about this healthy smoothie is that it’s really filling and will keep you full for a long time. You’ll get plenty of protein from the milk and nut butter, slow-release carbs from the banana and date, plus, healthy fats from the nut butter. You see why I’m so obsessed?
I also have ALL these ingredients at home at all times and (let’s be honest), convenience is king!
Anway… give it a go for yourself and see if this simple-as recipe can find a place in your heart (and stomach). Let me know how you go on in the comments or by sharing on Instagram.
Big love, Lyndi xx
Add the ice cubes afterwards if your blender isn’t powerful enough.
Want it thicker? Freeze milk in ice-cube trays. Perfect for smoothies.
I always have frozen bananas on hand! Also great for banana ice-cream.
This recipe is great without the cocoa as a green smoothie or without the spinach leaves as a truly chocolate smoothie.
Use slightly more cacao (different from cocoa powder) to mask the spinach or use slightly less spinach to suit your taste.