Breakfast Inspiration: 10 Super Satisfying Fruit Smoothie Recipes

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Breakfast Inspiration: 10 Super Satisfying Fruit Smoothie Recipes
Almond Kale Banana Smoothie

This recipe is as delicious as it is nutritious! One good tip: as your bananas turn the cusp of getting overly ripe, peel the skins and pop them in the freezer for future use. You won’t need as much ice if using frozen bananas. Double score!

Breakfast Inspiration: 10 Super Satisfying Fruit Smoothie Recipes
Coconut Water Smoothie with Mango Banana and Strawberry

Just top it off with a tiny cocktail umbrella and let this ultra hydrating hint-of-honey refreshment transport you to a tropical island far, far away.

Breakfast Inspiration: 10 Super Satisfying Fruit Smoothie Recipes
Blood Orange Green Smoothie

As die-hard fans of The Minimalist Baker, we were psyched to try this tarty yet creamy green smoothie. Packed with nothing but healthy ingredients, the lime juice is the real zinger that truly made this concoction stand out.

Breakfast Inspiration: 10 Super Satisfying Fruit Smoothie Recipes
Creamy Sesame Orange Smoothie

We were so intrigued by this unusual sesame, orange and vanilla combo, brought to you by the insanely talented husband and wife team of Green Kitchen Stories. This recipe also taught us a thing or two about the highs and lows of sesame seeds and its nutritional values. It’s definitely worth a try!

Breakfast Inspiration: 10 Super Satisfying Fruit Smoothie Recipes
Berry Beet Velvet Smoothie

We are huge beet fans here at Green Queen, so we were thrilled to find this vegan and gluten-free smoothie over at The First Mess. This deliciously vibrant colored smoothie went perfectly with their recommendation of coconut butter shavings!

Breakfast Inspiration: 10 Super Satisfying Fruit Smoothie Recipes
Banana Coconut Cacao Smoothie

In one of our favorite non-veggie smoothies, Julia Gartland of Sassy Kitchen makes sure to up the brain power ante in this gluten- and dairy-free delight by adding coconut milk, banana and hempseed booster to keep your tummy feeling fuller longer.

Breakfast Inspiration: 10 Super Satisfying Fruit Smoothie Recipes
Green Hydration Smoothie

This adaptation of Sprouted Kitchen with avocados added (hello, healthy fats!) is a smart way to stave off hunger. This recipe is also just the ticket for those of us who aren’t into super sweet smoothies!

Breakfast Inspiration: 10 Super Satisfying Fruit Smoothie Recipes
Vanilla Fruit Smoothie

\Former New York Times‘ lead food columnist and vegan ’til 6PM Mark Bittman offers a convenient, nutritious and easy smoothie recipe as a savory breakfast option for those short on time in the morning.

Breakfast Inspiration: 10 Super Satisfying Fruit Smoothie Recipes
Lemony Sorrel Smoothie

With incredible health benefits that include better digestion, increased energy levels, and the building of strong bones from perennial herb, sorrel, this refreshing citrusy smoothie is an all-season favorite. If you’re having trouble locating sorrel, some spinach and an extra tablespoon of lemon is a good replacement.

Breakfast Inspiration: 10 Super Satisfying Fruit Smoothie Recipes
Blueberry Almond Butter Smoothie

Rich in antioxidants and blended with flaxseeds for omega-3s, this delicious drink has the vitamins, nutrients, and minerals your body needs to combat cold and flu season. As an added bonus, this recipe also includes a video tutorial for all you visual learners, featuring Martha Stewart Living’s food editor, Shira Bocar.

Ah smoothies: the ultimate way for your salad to taste like dessert. Easy to make, easy to take, easy when you wake (see what we did there!), smoothies are a great way to get in your recommended fruits and veg allowance, not to mention keep your energy levels high and build muscle to improve athletic performance. Great as a snack or as a meal replacement, smoothies are a lifesaver. Below, we share our ten favorite fruit smoothie recipes. Bottoms up!

1. Almond, Kale and Banana Smoothie

This recipe is as delicious as it is nutritious! One good tip: as your bananas turn the cusp of getting overly ripe, peel the skins and pop them in the freezer for future use. You won’t need as much ice if using frozen bananas. Double score!

Photo courtesy of Bon Appétit

Get The Recipe: Almond Kale and Banana Smoothie

almond-kale-and-banana-smoothie

2. Coconut Water Smoothie with Mango, Banana and Strawberries

Just top it off with a tiny cocktail umbrella and let this ultra hydrating hint-of-honey refreshment transport you to a tropical island far, far away.

Photo courtesy of Bobby Flay

Get The Recipe: Coconut Water Smoothie with Mango Banana and Strawberries

Bobby Flay's Coconut Water Smoothie with Mango, Banana, and Strawberries

3. Blood Orange Green Smoothie

As die-hard fans of The Minimalist Baker (remember her amazing veggie bowl?), we were psyched to try this tarty yet creamy green smoothie. Packed with nothing but healthy ingredients, the lime juice is the real zinger that truly made this concoction stand out.

Photo courtesy of The Minimalist Baker

Get The Recipe: Blood Orange Green Smoothie

Blood-Orange-Green-Smoothie

4. Creamy Sesame and Orange Smoothie

We were so intrigued by this unusual sesame, orange and vanilla combo, brought to you by the insanely talented husband and wife team of Green Kitchen Stories. This recipe also taught us a thing or two about the highs and lows of sesame seeds and its nutritional values. It’s definitely worth a try!

Photo courtesy of Green Kitchen Stories

Get The Recipe: Creamy Sesame and Orange Smoothie

Green Kitchen Stories Creamy Sesame Orange Smoothie

5. Berry Beet Velvet Smoothie

We are huge beet fans here at Green Queen, so we were thrilled to find this vegan and gluten-free smoothie over at The First Mess. This deliciously vibrant colored smoothie went perfectly with their recommendation of coconut butter shavings!

Photo courtesy of The First Mess

Get The Recipe: Berry Beet Velvet Smoothie

Berry Beet Velvet Smoothie

6. Banana Coconut Cacao

In one of our favorite non-veggie smoothies, Julia Gartland of Sassy Kitchen makes sure to up the brain power ante in this gluten- and dairy-free delight by adding coconut milk, banana and hempseed booster to keep your tummy feeling fuller longer.

Photo courtesy of Sassy Kitchen

Get The Recipe: Banana Coconut Cacao Smoothie with Hempseeds

Banana Coconut Coco Smoothie

7. Green Rehydration Smoothie

This adaptation of Sprouted Kitchen with avocados added (hello, healthy fats!) is a smart way to stave off hunger. This recipe is also just the ticket for those of us who aren’t into super sweet smoothies!

Photo courtesy of Sprouted Kitchen

Get The Recipe: Green Rehydration Smoothie

Green Hydration Smoothie

8. Vanilla Fruit Smoothie

Former New York Times lead food columnist and vegan ’til 6PM Mark Bittman offers a convenient, nutritious and easy smoothie recipe as a savory breakfast option for those short on time in the morning.

Photo courtesy of The New York Times

Get The Recipe: Vanilla Fruit Smoothie

Vanilla Fruit Smoothie

9. Lemony Green Sorrel Smoothie

With incredible health benefits that include better digestion, increased energy levels, and the building of strong bones from perennial herb, sorrel, this refreshing citrusy smoothie is an all-season favorite. If you’re having trouble locating sorrel, some spinach and an extra tablespoon of lemon is a good replacement.

Photo courtesy of With Food And Love

Get The Recipe: Lemony Green Sorrel Smoothie

lemony-sorrel-smoothie

10. Blueberry Almond Butter Smoothie

Rich in antioxidants and blended with flaxseeds for omega-3s, this delicious drink has the vitamins, nutrients, and minerals your body needs to combat cold and flu season. As an added bonus, this recipe also includes a video tutorial for all you visual learners, featuring Martha Stewart Living’s food editor, Shira Bocar.

Photo courtesy of Martha Stewart 

Get The Recipe: Blueberry Almond Butter Smoothie

Martha Stewart Smoothie


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Jenny Star Lor

Jenny Star Lor is Green Queen's resident wellness writer. Originally from Los Angeles, she now calls Hong Kong home. She has worked for global publications such as The Hollywood Reporter and US Weekly. She is also passionate about pole dancing and teaches in Hong Kong.