|Coconut Cherry Banana Smoothie
|photo by recipe author
Preparation Time: 5 minutes
- 3 cups coconut milk*
- 3 cups baby spinach
- 4 cups frozen cherries
- 2 bananas
- 6 dates
- 1 teaspoon vanilla, optional
Blend coconut milk and spinach until smooth. Add remaining ingredients and blend until smooth.
*For the freshest coconut milk make homemade coconut milk. (See video at this link.)
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