Nuts for Chocolate Smoothie

Even some of the most dedicated vegans have a soft spot for chocolate. This recipe allows you to create your own thrifty, quick, and easy chocolate smoothies at home.

Serves: 2Hands-on: 5 minutesTotal: 5 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 2

Ingredients

  • ¼ cup almonds
  • 1 cup vanilla almond milk
  • 2 Tbsp. cocoa powder
  • 1 cup chopped romaine lettuce
  • 1 medium banana, peeled
  • 1 Tbsp. agave nectar

Directions

  • Combine almonds and ½ cup almond milk in a blender and blend until almonds are completely emulsified.
  • Add cocoa, followed by the lettuce, banana, nectar, and remaining almond milk while blending until desired texture is achieved.

Recipe Information

Serves: 2

Ingredients

  • ¼ cup almonds
  • 1 cup vanilla almond milk
  • 2 Tbsp. cocoa powder
  • 1 cup chopped romaine lettuce
  • 1 medium banana, peeled
  • 1 Tbsp. agave nectar

Directions

  • Combine almonds and ½ cup almond milk in a blender and blend until almonds are completely emulsified.
  • Add cocoa, followed by the lettuce, banana, nectar, and remaining almond milk while blending until desired texture is achieved.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information
Amount per serving
Calories220
Total Fat8g
Saturated Fat0.5g
Cholesterol0mg
Sodium80mg
Total Carbohydrate36g
Dietary Fiber5g
Sugars23g
Protein5g