Contrary to what you might think, it is possible to make healthy green smoothie recipes with chocolate! To make the Chocolate Spinach Smoothie green smoothies recipes, you will need to gather:
- 1 ½ cups of baby spinach
- ½ cup of raw almonds
- 7 pitted dates
- ½ teaspoon of stevia
- 1 teaspoon of vanilla
- 1 ½ tablespoons of cacao
- 1 cup of purified, fresh water
- 14-16 ice cubes
The first seven ingredients for this green smoothies recipes should be blended together until smooth. Then, you should add the ice and blend the ingredients again. This recipe makes 1-2 servings, and it is an excellent, healthy after dinner dessert.
It is important to make sure that the ingredients you use in this recipe are organic and raw, in order to derive the maximum amount of nutritional benefits. Cacao, although a chocolate, contains antioxidants and flavonoids that will be beneficial in their addition to your green smoothie recipes.