When it comes to green smoothie recipes, bananas are one of the most popular ingredients. Like avocados, they will provide your green smoothie with a thick, creamy base that is similar to that of a milkshake. Bananas are also an excellent source of potassium, dietary fiber, and Vitamins C and B6. Regularly eating bananas can lower your blood and prevent the development of certain types of cancer. If you are interested in trying out green smoothie recipes with banana, then we have a great recipe here for you to try!
- 1 banana
- 2 tbs natural creamy peanut butter
- ½ cup blueberries or 3-4 strawberries
- 2 cups fresh baby spinach (or other leafy green)
- ½ cup water
Each of the ingredients of these green smoothie recipes should be added to your blender one at a time and blended together until smooth. If you would like to make this smoothie more nutritionally complete, then you can choose to add a scoop of protein powder to the ingredients. With the addition of the peanut butter and bananas, many people think this smoothie tastes similar to banana nut bread. It just might become one of your new, personal favorites!