Broccoli can make a great addition to a green smoothie, and it offers an excellent replacement for the traditional baby spinach or kale. This leafy green vegetable is an excellent source of Vitamins A and C and also folate. Folate is a valuable nutrient for pregnant women. Broccoli has a mild taste that complements a number of different fruits. If you would like to try out a green smoothie with broccoli, here is a great tasting option right here!
- 2 large bananas, peeled
- 1 cup of blueberries
- 1 cup of fresh strawberries
- 2 cups frozen broccoli, chopped
- 4 ounces of filtered water
Each of the ingredients of this green smoothie should be added to your blender one at a time and blended together until smooth. If you would like for your green smoothie to be slightly sweeter, then you will have the option of adding a natural sweetener, like agave nectar or raw honey to taste.
A single cup of this green smoothie contains only 152 calories, which makes it an excellent, low calorie snack at any time of the day. Try out this delicious green smoothie for yourself today and see what it has to offer for you!