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Apple Peanut Butter Smoothie

    This thick and creamy smoothie recipe is protein packed and made with sweet apples, creamy peanut butter and a pinch of cinnamon.

    Peanut Butter Apple Breakfast Smoothie Recipe HR2

    Peanut butter is my love language and I have no shame. Low carb, full of healthy fats and oh-so-tasty, peanut butter is a great way to compliment high fiber foods such as apples, whole grain bread or oatmeal.

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    Liz Making Smoothie

    For this thick and creamy apple peanut butter smoothie recipe I simply blended together an apple, a banana, peanut butter, yogurt, flax seed and a little cinnamon and vanilla.

    Apple Peanut Butter Smoothie Recipe

    The creamy, salty peanut butter is the perfect balance to the sweet and tart apples. If you want to keep it vegan, simply swap out the Greek yogurt for full fat coconut milk.

    Liz Drinking Smoothie

    The end result is a sweet, creamy, slightly tart and nutty smoothie that will keep you full and satisfied for hours.

    Peanut Butter Apple Breakfast Smoothie

    For a little added indulgence, feel free to drizzle with melted peanut butter right before serving.

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    Peanut Butter Apple Breakfast Smoothie Recipe HR2

    Apple Peanut Butter Smoothie

    5 stars average
    This thick and creamy smoothie recipe is protein packed and made with sweet apples, creamy peanut butter and a pinch of cinnamon.
    PREP: 4 mins
    TOTAL: 4 mins
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    Servings: 4

    Ingredients
     

    • 1 apple (cored and quartered)
    • 1 banana
    • 1 cup plain Greek yogurt (can swap with coconut milk if you wish)
    • 2 tablespoons natural peanut butter
    • 2 tablespoons flax seed (whole or ground)
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla
    • ½ teaspoon cinnamon
    • ½ cup water
    • 1 scoop ice (optional)

    Instructions
     

    • Place all ingredients in a high speed blender and puree until smooth. Serve with additional melted peanut butter if you wish.

    Notes

    Add more or less ice to reach desired thickness.

    Nutrition

    Serving: 8gCalories: 159kcalCarbohydrates: 18gProtein: 8gFat: 7gSaturated Fat: 1gCholesterol: 3mgSodium: 22mgPotassium: 325mgFiber: 4gSugar: 11gVitamin A: 43IUVitamin C: 5mgCalcium: 98mgIron: 1mg

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    Liz DellaCroce

    Liz Della Croce is the creator and author of The Lemon Bowl, a healthy food blog. Since 2010, Liz has been sharing delicious recipes that just so happen to be healthy. By using real ingredients with an emphasis on seasonality, Liz has built a growing audience of loyal readers who crave good food for their families. Click Here To Subscribe to my newsletter:

    8 Comments

    1. this has become my absolute best/favorite way to begin my mornings; just love all the ingredients, apples especially, and often add another summer fruit, peach, plum, nectarine, Liz:):

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