Looking for a fun way to amp up your daily coffee? Try this revitalizing mocha smoothie recipe packed with health-promoting nutrients! Make it “yours” by substituting your favorite nut butter, nut milk, seeds, and spices, to start your day on the perfect note.
Ingredients (all organic/biodynamic):
- 1 c. brewed coffee, cooled
- ½ c. almond milk or nut milk of your choice
- 1 frozen banana
- 2 Tbsp. unsweetened cocoa powder
- 2 Tbsp. almond butter
- Ice cubes
- Optional: pitted dates, chia seeds, flax seeds, cinnamon, cardamom
- Brew the coffee: Start by brewing 1 cup of coffee and let it cool to room temperature.
- Prepare the smoothie: In a blender, combine the cooled brewed coffee, almond milk, frozen banana, unsweetened cocoa powder, and almond butter. If desired, you can add a sprinkle of chia seeds, flax seeds, or a dash of cinnamon for extra flavor and nutritional benefits.
- Blend until smooth: Secure the lid on the blender and blend the ingredients until smooth and well combined. If you prefer a thicker smoothie, add a handful of ice cubes and blend again until desired consistency is reached.
- Adjust the sweetness: Taste the smoothie and adjust the sweetness if desired. You can add a date or two if you prefer a sweeter smoothie.
- Enjoy it as a refreshing and energizing breakfast drink!