Creamy Winter Cranberry Green Smoothie
Difficulty 5 minutes Serves about 24-ounces (1 serving)
This fantastic winter green smoothie by Brandi Rollins of Raw Foods on a Budget can be made in any blender. The smoothie balances out tart and sweet, and contains both winter ingredients (e.g. cranberries and spinach) and summer fruits (e.g. pineapple and banana). Enjoy!
Ingredients 1 medium banana, fresh
3/4 cup pineapple, fresh
1/2 cup cranberries, fresh or frozen
1/2 cup raspberries, fresh or frozen
3 cups raw spinach, fresh
1 cup water
a few drops of vanilla extract
a few raisins or stevia extract (optional)
Directions 1. Add the spinach, water, and raisins (optional) to a blender, and blend for 30 seconds or until the greens are completely broken down.
2. Add the remaining ingredients and blend until smooth.