Almond Caramel Chocolate Dessert Smoothie

Serves 1

5 Minute Prep Time

By Kim McDevitt, MPH RD on December 15, 2015 , categorized in Smoothies

caramel chocolate smoothie

All the yummy flavors come together in this delicious almond caramel chocolate smoothie. Add some crunchy toppings such as chocolate chips or granola to make it feel like you’re taking a bite out of your favorite piece of toffee.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup Silk Almondmilk (Use less almond milk for a thicker, more ice cream-like smoothie.)
  • 4 dates, pitted
  • 1 banana, frozen
  • 1 serving Chocolate Vega® Protein & Greens
  • 1 Tbsp almond butter
  • ¼ tsp almond extract (or splash of almond liquor)
  • 1 cup ice
  • Chocolate chips or granola for garnish and crunch

Preparation

  1. Combine all ingredients into blender and blend until smooth

  2. Serve topped with chocolate chips or, granola

  3. Enjoy!

Kim McDevitt, MPH RD

Kim McDevitt works at Vega as a National Educator. A runner, cooking enthusiast, plant-focused flexitarian, Kim has passionately built her career in nutrition. Noticing that her running performances were closely tied to what she was eating, Kim decided to study nutrition and pursue advanced degrees in Dietetics and Public Health, to better understand the power of food in performance. Today, Kim specializes in sports nutrition to enhance athletic performance and focuses on realistic and approachable ways for improving health through educated dietary choices within an active lifestyle.

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