Adventures in Healthier Eating with 2 Kids and a Picky Husband

Double Chocolate Banana Almond Smoothie With Greens

12 WWPP Posted by 2 years ago 0 Comments

Since starting Whole30 I’ve given up my post-workout protein powder since it was loaded with sugar and sweeteners. In its place I purchased a  NutriBullet so I could make quick smoothies at home and I could’nt be happier!

This things rocks! And I’ve used it daily since getting it from Amazon.

Double Chocolate Banana Almond SmoothieTo replace my post-workout shake I came up with this tasty concoction that is way better and has way more nutrients. It may not look pretty but it’s super yummy and filled with lots of good stuff!

This is what I do…

  • 1 ripe banana (~100g)
  • 9 tbsp pasteurized liquid egg whites (138g)
  • 2 tbsp natural almond butter (30g)
  • 1/2 oz cacao nibs (14 g)
  • 2 tbsp cocoa powder (10g)
  • 3 cups spinach and mixed greens (85g)
  • 2-3 ice cubes

Place all ingredients in the blender or bullet except the ice. Blend until smooth.

Add ice and blend again.


Double Chocolate Banana Almond Smoothie with Greens

I sprinkled a few extra nibs on top in an attempt to make it slightly pretty but I ended up loving the little chewy bites at the end!

Approx Nutritional Information per serving
Servings Amt per Serving
1 Entire Recipe
Calories Fat Fiber WWPs
 460 24g 13g Points: 10 P+: 12
Sugar Sat Fat Carbs Protein
17g 6g 44g 28g

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See other recipes using: baby spinach, banana, cocoa nibs, cocoa powder, egg white

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