Avocado Chocolate Smoothie
A chocolate avocado smoothie is creamy and delicious way to start your day! Make this healthy smoothie for breakfast, or as an afternoon snack for when those chocolate cravings hit. It’s a great serve of healthy fats, fibre and protein.
Author: Wick Nixon
- 1 ½ - 2 c almond milk, coconut water or milk of choice, approx. (use as much to desired consistency)
- 1 cup ice
- 1 ripe banana, frozen and slightly thawed
- ½ avocado
- 2 T nut butter (or peanut butter)
- 2 T raw cacao powder or cocoa powder
- 2-3 dates
- 1 T LSA
- 1 T chia seeds
- Cacco nibs or grated chocolate to garnish
To make the chocolate avocado smoothie, blend all the ingredients in a blender or nutribullet until smooth. Serve immediately.
- Optional ideas: add a scoop of your favourite protein powder
- A handful of greens (like spinach or baby kale)
To make it nut free:
- Use coconut or oat milk and swap out the nut-butter for tahini.
For other delicious recipes for the whole family for breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, desserts and sweet treats, check out the RECIPES section.
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