Healthy Spinach and Cherry Smoothie

Enjoy fresh seasonal produce with this Spinach and Cherry Smoothie. Containing 1 serving of leafy greens and 2 servings of fruit, it’s a perfect start to your day!
Prep Time10 mins
Course: Breakfast, Smoothie, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Green Smoothie, Healthy Smoothie
Servings: 1 smoothie
Calories: 156kcal

Ingredients

  • 1 cup baby spinach
  • ½ cup unsweetened vanilla almond milk or milk of choice
  • ¼ cup 2% or whole milk plain Greek yogurt
  • ¼ teaspoon almond extract
  • ½ frozen banana
  • ½ cup pitted cherries
  • Optional: 1 scoop protein powder 1 tablespoon almond butter, or 1-2 tablespoons hemp seeds

Instructions

  • Place smoothie ingredients in blender in the order they’re listed above, with spinach closest to the blade.
  • Blend on high until smooth and no spinach pieces remain.
  • Pour into a glass and enjoy!

Notes

Nutrition for 1 smoothie (without optional add-ins): 156 calories, 3 g fat (1 g saturated), 442 mg potassium, 27 g carb, 4 g fiber, 17 g natural sugar, 8 g protein