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Cherry Smoothie

This Cherry Smoothie takes minutes to make and only requires FOUR ingredients: frozen cherries, milk, frozen banana, and almond butter. It's healthy, filling, creamy, and full of flavor! This smoothie is dairy free and naturally vegan.

Course Breakfast
Cuisine American
Keyword cherry smoothie
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1 -2 smoothies
Calories 288 kcal
Author Chelsea

Ingredients

  • 1 cup unsweetened vanilla almond milk (or milk of choice - Note 1)
  • 1 cup frozen dark sweet cherries
  • heaping 3/4 cup frozen banana coins (~1 medium sized RIPE banana)
  • 2 tablespoons almond butter

Instructions

  1. NIGHT BEFORE: Peel the banana and slice into coins. Place the coins in a sealed bag in the freezer the night before making this smoothie.*

  2. DAY OF: Combine the almond milk, frozen blueberries, frozen banana, and almond butter in a large, powerful blender. Blend until smooth. Taste and adjust if needed (depending on sweetness of banana you may need to add a bit of honey or maple syrup; we usually don't need to add either!)

  3. Enjoy immediately.

Recipe Notes

Note 1: Any milk works in this smoothie, but it won't be dairy-free or vegan with cows milk.