Orange Creamsicle Smoothie

28 Apr

Tastes just like an Orange Creamsicle….mmmmmmm:)

Recipe

blender required

6 medium oranges

2 tsp orange zest

3 bananas, frozen

2 dates (optional)

3 cups ice

3/4 cup almond milk

2 tsp vanilla extract

1/2 macadamia nuts

Instructions:

Grate the orange zest first. Then juice the oranges in a citrus juicer or peel the oranges, deseed, and throw it into the blender. Add the remaining ingredients and blend the heck out of it. Add more ice if needed.

The macadamia nuts help give this smoothie a creamy, buttery taste.

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5 Responses to “Orange Creamsicle Smoothie”

  1. In Search of Perfect April 28, 2012 at 11:10 AM #

    This sounds very, very tasty! Wish I had a blender, I think your recipe is a good reason to get one! 🙂

    • Babe and a Blender April 28, 2012 at 12:34 PM #

      Defiinitely. A great blender will make almond butter, tahini, smoothies, soups, etc:) You can’t go wrong!

  2. cornusella April 28, 2012 at 11:11 AM #

    Looks like a healthier version of an orange julius! Yummm.

    • Babe and a Blender April 28, 2012 at 12:41 PM #

      lol. I had to look up the ingredients in an orange julius. No creamers or sugar or artificial sweeteners/flavors used here.

  3. cooktocure April 28, 2012 at 2:17 PM #

    Wonderful combination, and healthy too! Thank you!

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