Apple, Carrot and Ginger Smoothie

Apple, Carrot and Ginger Smoothie

Highly nutrient dense smoothie!
Health Rating
Prep Cook Ready in Servings
5 min 0 min 5 min 1

Ingredients


1 cup Water
1 medium Apple (cored, chopped)
2 medium Carrots (chopped)
2 cup Spinach
1 tbsp minced Ginger root

Instructions


1. Start by adding the water to your blender

 

2. Chop apple into slices to make it easier for blending, peel carrots, and peel ginger, wash and dry spinach leaves

 

3. Add the chopped apple, carrots, ginger and spinach


4. Blend on high for 30 seconds or until smooth and creamy

Enjoy!

 

Nutrition Facts

Per Portion

Calories 156
Calories from fat 7.3
Calories from saturated fat 1.2
Total Fat 0.8 g
Saturated Fat 0.1 g
Trans Fat 0
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.3 g
Monounsaturated Fat 0.0 g
Cholesterol 0
Sodium 134 mg
Potassium 897 mg
Total Carbohydrate 34 g
Dietary Fiber 7.0 g
Sugars 20.5 g
Protein 3.3 g

Dietary servings

Per Portion


Fruit 1.0
Vegetables 3.8

Energy sources


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Notes:

For additional protein

add your favorite protein powder


Nutritional Highlights:

Apples 

are an excellent source of vitamin C and fiber - keep the peel on it has the most nutrients

Spinach

 is extremely nutrient dense, and an excellent source of vitamin K, vitamin C and folic acid 

Carrots

 are an excellent source of antioxidants, providing vitamin A, vitamin K, biotin and fiber

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