Green Monster Yogurt Smoothie
 
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A well balanced breakfast in a glass or nutrient-dense post workout shake!
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Recipe type: Smoothie
Serves: 1 smoothie
Ingredients
  • ¾ cup plain Greek yogurt (0-2% MF)
  • 2 handfuls spinach
  • 1 ripe banana
  • 2-3 medjool dates
  • 1 T chia seeds or ground flax seeds
  • 1 T natural peanut butter (or try PB2 for a lower calorie alternative)
  • 1.5 cups water (or milk for added calcium)
  • Ice to taste
Instructions
  1. Measure out all ingredients into a high powered blender.
  2. Blend for at least 1 minute, or until all the ingredients are well mixed/liquified.
  3. Enjoy!
Notes
To make this smoothie vegan or dairy free, simply substitute the greek yogurt with plant-based protein powder
For a lower calorie version consider substituting the peanut butter with PB2 powdered peanut butter. You can also cut out the dates and use a bit of stevia for extra sweetness
Nutrition Information
Serving size: 1 smoothie Calories: 481 Fat: 14g Carbohydrates: 71g Fiber: 11g Protein: 24g
Recipe by Crystal Higgins at http://crystalhiggins.com/green-monster-smoothie/