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Unique Recipes to Spice Up Your Smoothie (Literally)
Smoothies are an ideal on-the-go breakfast for hot summer mornings, but it's easy to get stuck in a basic yogurt + strawberry + banana routine. It's time to spice things up! From cayenne to nutmeg these 10 smoothies show you how your spice drawer can make your breakfast so much better.
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Cayenne: Mexican Iced Chocolate Smoothie
Who doesn't like the sweet-spicy combination of rich chocolate and cayenne pepper in classic Mexican chocolate? This recipe transforms the decadent winter dessert into a healthy morning treat with a little extra kick to get you out of bed.
Get the recipe: Mexican Iced Chocolate Smoothie
Turmeric: Mango, Orange & Turmeric Smoothie
The Healthy Maven
Chai: Almond Chia Green Smoothie
There is no resisting the exotic chai flavors that are the combination of ginger, cinnamon, cardamom, and nutmeg, especially in a protein-packed shake. This vegan recipe also boasts an extra boost of nutrition from a few cups of fresh spinach leaves.
Get the recipe: Almond Chia Green Smoothie
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Ginger: Spiced Carrot Cake Smoothie
Transform classic carrot cakes into a dairy-free power breakfast complete with the spicy zing from dried ginger. Trust us, you won't even miss the cream cheese frosting with a smoothie like this.
Get the recipe: Spiced Carrot Cake Smoothie
Coriander: Creamy Coriander Smoothie
If you're more of a savory person, you'll love this veggie-rich protein smoothie made with celery, spinach, cucumber, pear and the surprising addition of coriander. The coriander lends a fresh, bright flavor that will keep you coming back to this recipe again and again.
Get the recipe: Creamy Coriander Smoothie
Cinnamon: Health Booster Pink Smoothie
Cinnamon is a perfect add-in to basically any sweet recipe, and this antioxidant-rich smoothie is no exception. The warmth of the cinnamon naturally helps you cut back on added sugar while balancing out the earthy flavor of the beets as well. (Can't get enough cinnamon? Then you'll love these Apple Cinnamon Protein Balls and the other no-bake recipes to boost your energy.)
Get the recipe: Health Booster Pink Smoothie