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Kale, Coconut and Chia Smoothie

kale, coconut and chia smoothie Beverage
Kale, Coconut and Chia Smoothie
  • Prep 10 min
  • Total 15 min
  • Ingredients 10
  • Servings 2

Whenever you feel like making a smoothie, remember to use more veggies than fruit to reduce the amount of sugar and make the most of drinking green smoothies. It’s great to incorporate healthy fats and fiber, such as those found in coconut and chia seeds because they give us a good amount of organic energy. This smoothie is perfect to make in the morning and take with you to work for a mid-morning snack. Besides, this is exactly the kind of smoothie that kids will love. Be sure to try it! MORE + LESS -

Ingredients

6
kale leaves, washed and stems removed
4
oz coconut water
4
oz coconut milk (or almond)
1/2
frozen banana
1
tablespoon almond butter or 1/2 tablespoon hemp butter
1/2
cup fresh coconut milk, in pieces
2
tablespoons dehydrated coconut
1
tablespoon extra virgin coconut oil, unrefined
1
tablespoons chia seeds
1
pinch Himalayan pink salt or sea salt, optional

Directions

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  • 1
    Add all ingredients to a blender in the order mentioned on the ingredients list.
  • 2
    Blend for 30 seconds or until you have the desired consistency.
  • 3
    Adjust the amount of liquid to your liking. Serve immediately.

Expert Tips

  • For an ice cream consistency, use frozen fruits.
  • Don’t blend for more than 90 seconds to avoid oxidizing the nutrients.
  • If you can’t find fresh coconut, use more of the dehydrated kind.

Nutrition Information

No nutrition information available for this recipe

More About This Recipe

  • Whenever you feel like making a smoothie, remember to use more veggies than fruit to reduce the amount of sugar and make the most of drinking green smoothies. It’s great to incorporate healthy fats and fiber, such as those found in coconut and chia seeds because they give us a good amount of organic energy. This smoothie is perfect to make in the morning and take with you to work for a mid-morning snack. Besides, this is exactly the kind of smoothie that kids will love. Be sure to try it!

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