This Turmeric smoothie recipe combines the best spices and fruits to create the ultimate anti-oxidant recipe. Many of the ingredients in this super tasty drink are said to lower cholesterol, fight cancer, reduce inflammation and offer pain relief properties. How true these claims are is subjective but there’s no doubt that these foods have been used around the world for thousands of years so give it a try and feel the goodness.
Turmeric Smoothie Recipe
- 1 cup coconut or almond milk
- 1/2 cup frozen pineapple or mango chunks
- 1 fresh banana
- 1 tablespoon coconut oil
- 1/2 teaspoon turmeric (can be doubled if you prefer)
- 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
- 1/2 teaspoon ginger
- 1 teaspoon maca (optional)
- 1 teaspoon chia seeds
Jut throw all the ingredients into your blender and whisk away. This is a great early morning booster or post workout rejuvenator.
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