Frosty Mint Smoothie with Chocolate
Difficulty 5 minutes Serves
Feel like your dragging your way through this Wednesday? Here is your pick me up - it will work on your mood AND your energy levels (and those taste buds!) - we promise. Recipe by Emily Von Euw of This Rawsome Vegan Life
2 frozen bananas
1 teaspoon dried mint leaves
1/2 teaspoon spirulina powder
1/4 cup walnuts, preferably soaked in water for 4 hours then rinsed
1-2 cups water or vegan milk
1 tablespoon cacao powder
2 tablespoons maple syrup
1/4 teaspoon vanilla powder
Pinch Himalayan salt
Water, if needed
Directions To make the smoothie: blend all ingredients together until smooth, sweet and green! Adjust according to taste. Add more spirulina if it's not green enough for ya. Add more liquid if it's too thick.
To make the chocolate: stir together the ingredients until you have chocolate sauce. Decorate the inside of a glass with the chocolate using a spoon. Pour in the smoothie and enjoy!