5 Summer Smoothie Blends You Need To Try
Summer is finally here, which means the dull winter produce section will soon be bursting with juicy fruits and fresh veggies. Whether you’re crafting a breakfast smoothie before your daily workout, or enjoying an evening refreshment on the back porch, smoothies are a great way to get in your fruits and veggies.
Head to your local farmers market and pick up the freshest produce that begs you to whip up an epic smoothie. They’ll give you a tasty and healthy treat no matter where you’re spending your sun-filled days.
1. Basic Blueberry Smoothie
All over the U.S. you can find plump blueberries bursting with flavor, perfect for an antioxidant-filled smoothie. You can find them freshly picked at most markets because they can be grown in 38 states. Check out this tasty recipe for a blueberry breakfast smoothie by Cookie + Kate and start your morning right.
2. Refreshing Mango Green Tea Smoothie
3. Spiced Roasted Cherry Smoothie
Though cherry season usually only lasts through the end of July, they are a delicious and fun summer staple you can’t miss. Cherries are a tart reminder of fond summer memories, and can be added into this unique spice roasted smoothie recipe by Food 52.
4. Bloody Mary Smoothie
5. Grilled Peach Smoothie
One of the best parts of a summer barbecue might be grilled peaches for dessert. On the slim chance that you have any leftovers of this delicious treat, throw them in a smoothie the next day! Use this recipe by A Beautiful Mess for guidance.