In true Brad's Raw style, this smoothie is loaded with natural ingredients and strong flavors. It calls for a teaspoon of spirulina, which is a protein-rich algae that's packed with nutrients, including vitamin B, beta-carotene, iron, and essential fatty acids.
Coco Mint Smoothie
Ingredients (serves 2)
- ½ cup coconut water
- 2 cups nondairy milk
- 1 avocado, peeled and pitted
- ¼ cup pitted dates, coarsely chopped
- ½ vanilla bean, scraped, or 1-teaspoon vanilla extract
- ¼ cup raw cacao powder
- 10 fresh mint leaves
- 1-teaspoon spirulina
Preparation: Place the ingredients into a blender in the order listed and blend until desired consistency.