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Protein Rich Smoothie

This protein rich smoothie is great for muscle recovery after an intense strength workout. Enjoy!


Prep Time 5 minutes


Yields 1 Serving


Ingredients

  • 1-2 handfuls of spinach or kale

  • 1 serving plant based protein (18g protein per serving) Note. this is my favorite vegan protein

  • 3 tablespoons of hemp hearts (12gs protein per serving + plus omega 3s.

  • Note: seeds are rich in amino acids which are key for muscle building.

  • ¼ avocado

  • 1-2 dates (adds sweetness, you can omit or substitute a ripe banana)

  • ¾ cup frozen or fresh berries (strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, blackberries).


Directions


  • Blend all ingredients for a few minutes in a blender until smooth.

  • Pour into a glass cup and garnish with fresh mint and left over berries.

  • Enjoy 30 min after a strength workout.




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