For some good “green” fun, pull out your blender. A spinach smoothie?! You better believe it! And kids will not only slurp it up, they’ll beg for seconds. Check out the recipe below:
Yes, it’s bright green, like the mint chocolate chip and pistachio ice creams that kids love so much. This is a great way to celebrate summer or just have fun anytime! The key is to start with a really good tasting vanilla frozen yogurt or light ice cream; the vanilla extract will help its flavor shine through. Each tablespoon of Green Juice is the equivalent of eating about 1/4 cup of spinach, so you can feel great about serving this delicious treat.
Makes 2 servings
What You Need:
- 2 cups vanilla low-fat ice cream or frozen yogurt
- 4 to 6 tablespoons Green Juice (see recipe below)
- 1/4 cup low fat milk
- 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract