8 Best Green Smoothie Recipes for Any Time of Day

By Vega on September 5, 2014 , categorized in In the Kitchen

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Who doesn’t want to sneak an extra serving of greens into their day? Whether you’re a smoothie pro, or just juice-curious, green smoothies have likely piqued your interest. Luckily they are easy to make, and no, don’t taste like a salad.

Start with a serving of Vega One or Protein Smoothie. Look—that already gives you three (or two if you’re using Protein Smoothie) servings of greens. In your blender add a serving of Vega One, a cup of almond milk and a handful of your favorite green (spinach usually wins). Blend with ice or a frozen banana to help sweeten your smoothie.

Experimentation is fun, and if you want a smoothie that is guaranteed to be delicious, it’s probably best to start with the tried and true.

Any time’s a good time for a green smoothie

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1.  Cucumber, Lime &  Kale Smoothie

Who’s the greenest of them all?

Green Garbanzo Mint Smoothie

2.  Green Garbanzo Mint Smoothie

Mint brings a refreshing coolness to this protein-rich smoothie.

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3.  Strawberry Fields Hydrating Smoothie

Strawberry Fields (and hydration) forever.

Peach Smoothie with Kale and Spinach

4.  Peaches & Greens Smoothie

Move over peaches and cream.

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5.  Melon Protein Smoothie

Lush avocados make this the richest green smoothie you’ve ever tasted.

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6.  The Big Green Pear Smoothie

Don’t be afraid of the big green pear!

Post-workout greens

Fruity Green Smoothie

7.  Fruity Green Smoothie

Yes, you can put broccoli in a smoothie. Before you dismiss this one, give it a try!

Pineapple Turmeric Post-Workout Smoothie

8.  Pineapple Turmeric Post-Workout Smoothie

With a 4-to-1 ratio to replenish muscle glycogen and turmeric to reduce inflammation, this is a smoothie you’ll want to sip ASAP after a hard workout.

What’s your favorite green smoothie recipe? 

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