Strawberry and Banana Fruit Smoothie

Banans and Strawberries in Blender

This recipe is for a Strawberry and Banana Fruit Smoothie that will make you say Mmm Mmm MMMMM. A simple beverage that will soothe your sweet tooth while keeping your healthy lifestyle on track. If strawberries and bananas sound good now, wait until you taste this fruit smoothie!

Strawberry and Banana Fruit Smoothie
Recipe type: Smoothie
 
Ingredients
  • 1 frozen banana, peeled and sliced
  • 2 cups frozen strawberries
  • 1 cup milk
  • ½ cup vanilla yogurt
  • ½ cup fresh orange juice
  • 2 to 3 tablespoons honey or to taste
  • Fat free whipped cream (optional)
Instructions
  1. Add 2 cups of frozen strawberries, 1 frozen - peeled and sliced banana, 1 cup of milk, ½ cup of vanilla yogurt, ½ cup of orange juice and (optional honey) to blender.
  2. Blend until desired consistency is reached.
  3. Pour into glass, top with fat free whipped cream.

*Note: I like to add a Kiwi to mine as well, it gives it a little extra zing! Speaking of Zing, check out the Vitamix 4500 TurboBlend!

Peanut Butter and Banana Smoothie

Banana and Peanut Butter Smoothie

Here is a wonderful recipe for a delicious Peanut Butter and Banana Smoothie. It is a simple recipe that will make your taste buds love you. If you like peanut butter and like bananas, you’ll love this recipe! The taste is very similar to what you would expect from a banana split. You can even use your Homemade Blender Peanut Butter.

Peanut Butter and Banana Smoothie
 
Ingredients
  • 1 full ripe banana, quartered and frozen
  • ½ cup nonfat milk
  • ¼ cup plain nonfat yogurt
  • 1½ tablespoons creamy, natural, peanut butter
  • 1 Cherry (optional)
  • Whipped Cream (optional)
  • Shaved Chocolate (optional)
Instructions
  1. Simply place the banana quarters, nonfat milk, nonfat yogurt, and peanut butter into the blender and blend until you have a nice smooth consistency.
  2. You may want it a little crunchy, or you may want it extra silky - blend until you reach your desired consistency.
  3. Pour into your glass and top with whipped cream, shaved chocolate and cherry!