Almond Berry Smoothie

Almonds are the star of this flavorful smoothie—almond butter and whole almonds combine for a mix of crunchy and smooth textures. The omega-3 content of this smoothie is boosted with the addition of flaxseed, which adds even nuttier flavor.

Serves: 4Hands-on: 5 minutesTotal: 5 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 4

Ingredients

  • 2 cups unsweetened almond milk, divided
  • 2 Tbsp. unsweetened almond butter
  • ¼ cup raw almonds
  • 1 Tbsp. flaxseed
  • 2 cups fresh spinach
  • 1 cup strawberries

Directions

  • Combine 1 cup almond milk with the almond butter, almonds, and flaxseed in a blender and emulsify. For a smoother texture, emulsify completely until no nut pieces remain. For a chunky texture, be sure to leave some pieces of almond intact.
  • Add spinach and strawberries and blend until thoroughly combined.
  • Add remaining 1 cup of almond milk as needed while blending until desired consistency is reached.

Recipe Information

Serves: 4

Ingredients

  • 2 cups unsweetened almond milk, divided
  • 2 Tbsp. unsweetened almond butter
  • ¼ cup raw almonds
  • 1 Tbsp. flaxseed
  • 2 cups fresh spinach
  • 1 cup strawberries

Directions

  • Combine 1 cup almond milk with the almond butter, almonds, and flaxseed in a blender and emulsify. For a smoother texture, emulsify completely until no nut pieces remain. For a chunky texture, be sure to leave some pieces of almond intact.
  • Add spinach and strawberries and blend until thoroughly combined.
  • Add remaining 1 cup of almond milk as needed while blending until desired consistency is reached.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information
Amount per serving
Calories150
Total Fat12g
Saturated Fat0.5g
Cholesterol0mg
Sodium100mg
Total Carbohydrate8g
Dietary Fiber3g
Sugars3g
Protein5g