Smoothies are perfect, on-the-go meals, that work well as breakfast, lunch, or a post-workout snack. There are so many scrumptious smoothie recipes, but we thought we'd let you in on a few of our personal favorites. These specific smoothies are designed to give you the energy you need and keep you full until your next meal! Plus it doesn't hurt that each one is more delicious than the last!
1. Berry Tofu Smoothie
Find recipe: You Vegan
It may sound strange, but silken tofu is a fantastic smoothie ingredient because it gives you a high dosage of protein while adding to the creamy texture you crave from any smoothie.
2. Banana Cashew Smoothie
Find recipe: Food Network
A banana, date, and cashew smoothie is just what the doctor ordered. Sweet, but not too sweet and full of creamy goodness. Sprinkle with cardamom for a bonus kick of flavor.
3. Peanut Butter and Greek Yogurt Smoothie
Find recipe: A Beautiful Mess
Nothing will satisfy your hunger pangs, your sweet tooth, and your nutrient needs like this banana, hazelnut, peanut butter smoothie. Greek yogurt packs the protein along with smooth nut butter, hazelnut spread, and coconut milk.
4. Berry Banana Coconut Smoothie (great post-workout)
Find recipe: Bioenergeticny
Replenish your body with this bright, tart, and energizing smoothie featuring fresh organic berries, young thai coconut water, chia seeds, and leafy greens.
5. Amped Up Almond Butter Smoothie
Find recipe: The Chic Life
The main 3 ingredients are banana, almond butter, and milk (or almond/coconut milk). But feel free to amp it up with dates, cinnamon and flax seeds to add beneficial nutrients and health-boosters.
6. Chocolate Peanut Butter Green Smoothie
Find recipe: Gimme Some Oven
While it may not look green, this decadent tasting smoothie features a cup of packed fresh spinach and chia seeds!
7. Hemp Protein Buzz
Find recipe: Delish
Combine hemp milk, protein powder, organic fresh berries, dates, and banana to create a morning boost that will keep you satisfied until lunch finally rolls around.This post was originally published on Laila Ali Lifestyle