Raspberry Green Smoothie with Lacinato Kale

Raspberry Green Smoothie.
  • 5 mins
  • Prep: 5 mins,
  • Cook: 0 mins
  • Yield: 1 Serving

I find that the vibrant colors of the raspberries and the mild flavor of dinosaur kale make a powerful raw food green smoothie combination. The bright raspberry color masks the greenness, and even though I put nearly an entire bunch of kale in this smoothie, my friend's kids didn't even notice. Isn't this one of the most beautiful raw food green smoothies you've ever seen?

What You'll Need

  • 6 to 8 leaves lacinato kale (stems removed)
  • 3/4 cup raspberries (frozen)
  • 1 banana
  • 2 to 3 ice cubes
  • 1/2 cup orange juice (about)
  • Optional: 1/2 apple (chopped)
  • Optional: ground flaxseeds

How to Make It

  1. Blend everything together adding more or less ice and liquid, depending on your preference. Enjoy!
Nutritional Guidelines (per serving)
Calories 390
Total Fat 8 g
Saturated Fat 3 g
Unsaturated Fat 3 g
Cholesterol 51 mg
Sodium 58 mg
Carbohydrates 65 g
Dietary Fiber 13 g
Protein 22 g
(The nutrition information on our recipes is calculated using an ingredient database and should be considered an estimate. Individual results may vary.)