Blood Orange Smoothie

Recipe

 When I created this recipe, I had a ton of blood oranges (I got a great deal on them at a local market). We’ve passed blood orange season, but this recipe will be just as good using regular oranges, clementines, tangerines, or whatever is available. To make this smoothie into a meal replacement option, I used raw protein powder, almond butter, and flaxseed to increase healthy fats and add extra staying power.

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Blood Orange Smoothie
Author: Lauren Vacula, alovelysideproject.com
Serves: 1 recipe
Ingredients
  • 1 cup fresh blood orange (or orange) juice
  • 1/2 frozen banana
  • 1 tbsp almond butter
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened almond milk
  • 1 scoop raw protein powder
  • 1 tbsp ground flaxseed
Instructions
  1. Add all ingredients to a blender.
  2. Blend until fully combined.
  3. Serve immediately or freeze for later.
Serving size: 1 recipe Calories: 438 Fat: 15g Carbohydrates: 48.6g Sugar: 30.9g Sodium: 215mg Fiber: 5.2g Protein: 28.5g

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  1. Great way to use up those blood oranges! Looks great

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