Smoothies are fabulous treats for breakfast or a midday snack and offer many health benefits in a blended drink. If you are looking for inspiring gluten-free smoothies, give these recipes a try. These smoothies feature fresh ingredients and tasty flavors. These recipes prove that healthy eating (and beverages) are quick, easy, and accessible for just about anyone.
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This refreshing, antioxidant-rich smoothie celebrates the flavor of blueberries. It includes spinach, fresh mint, and honey for sweetness. Though you may be tempted to skip the balsamic vinegar, try it out, and see for yourself how it brightens the flavors.
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Bananas, clementines, and vanilla protein powder come together to make an orange smoothie that packs a punch with zing. Not only is it easy, but this creamy smoothie is also healthy, and a great way to replenish your energy after a tough workout.
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Green smoothies are all the rage. They are filled with all sorts of good-for-you ingredients. This kiwi super green smoothie was designed to keep the digestive system running smoothly. It includes a mix of kiwi, lime, parsley, spinach, and so much more, it's sure to do a body good. As an extra bonus, it is paleo and vegan-friendly.
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When you want a super easy smoothie, this recipe is a fabulous choice. It requires just four ingredients: delicious raspberries, coconut extract, almond milk, and vanilla protein powder. The coconut gives the raspberry colada smoothie a tropical flair, so you can enjoy a rejuvenating snack in island-inspired style.Continue to 5 of 16 below.
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You probably hear a lot about dandelion greens, but did you know that they go just as well in a smoothie as they do in a salad? Try the dandelion detox green smoothie, and find out for yourself. This nutrient-packed green smoothie is a fantastic morning elixir, complete with cilantro, apples, celery, and avocado.
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It's as beautiful as its brilliant orange color as it is delicious. If you have some carrots that need to be used up, pick up a mango, and blend this tasty smoothie. You'll also need a banana and a little orange juice. When it all comes together, you'll be treated to a lively, healthy smoothie you are sure to love.
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Kale is a popular smoothie ingredient, and it is so much better with blueberries. The recipe also includes yogurt, flaxseed, protein powder, and cinnamon to make it really interesting. It has a lot of antioxidants and protein and is sure to satiate your hunger until dinner.
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This green pear smoothie is another example of a healthful smoothie made with kale that gets amped up with the addition of pear, banana, and a touch of honey. The flavor is rounded out with fresh ginger, ground cinnamon, and a hint of vanilla for a sensational and filling beverage.Continue to 9 of 16 below.
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Rich, velvety, and soothing, this is the smoothie of your dreams, and it is as healthy as any other smoothie out there. This coconut, vanilla, and almond butter smoothie uses dates as the sweetener to make it extra special.
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If you are a green tea lover, then this smoothie is just the one for you. Simply brew your favorite tea, then blend it up with bananas, cashews, and spinach. It is loaded with phytonutrients, fiber, iron, protein, and all sorts of healthy stuff, plus it is delicious.
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Pomegranates and bananas come together like a delicious harmony in your mouth. This simple smoothie recipe is made with yogurt, gives the smoothie a creamy texture, and the honey sweetens it up perfectly. It's a tasty way to start your day.Continue to 13 of 16 below.
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If you are a carrot cake fan, but you rather eat calories that are good for you, then get those same great flavors in a healthier smoothie form. A simple recipe, it begins with carrot juice and chunks of pineapple. You will also toss walnuts, coconut, and a dash of cinnamon into the blender. Not only is it delicious, but it's also healthy too.
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You do not have to give up the mouth-watering combination of chocolate and mint in order to eat or drink with your health in mind. This green smoothie proves that you do not. This recipe includes kale and protein powder like many others, but it also sweetens the mix with peppermint extract and chocolate chips.
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Unique, energy-boosting, and detoxifying, this beet berry apple chia smoothie is beyond impressive. It tastes like apple pie à la mode that is packed with vitamins and nutrients, along with a good dose of fiber. Made of beets, blueberries, coconut milk, apple cider, chia seeds, and cinnamon, it's quick and easy to make.
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Your kitchen likely holds everything you need for this incredibly simple breakfast smoothie, and it's a great way to start the day. With just four ingredients—orange juice, a banana, yogurt, and ice—there's no excuse not to make it. If you like, add some protein powder and spinach to round it off.
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- Read product labels every time to confirm the product is gluten-free because manufacturers can change product formulations without notice.
- When in doubt, do not buy or use a product before contacting the manufacturer for verification that the product is free of gluten.