Mint Chocolate Power Smoothie

This is a nutrient packed SuperFood Smoothie from Olivia Nadon, recent graduate of Northwest Culinary Academy of Vancouver. 

This power smoothie takes care of those leafy greens and herbs you need and also gets you Vitamin K, A, and C with the Parsley and Kale thrown in the mix. 

Let's also talk about the Avocado. If this isn't in your diet yet, consider it. Full of nutrients plus so yummy with almost anything! Avocados provide nearly 20 essential nutrients including fiber, potassium, Vitamin E, B-vitamins and folic acid. Visit californiaavocado.com/nutrition for more insights to this super food. 

Ingredients

1/2 Cup Milk (Organic Whole Milk or Nut Milk)

1/2 Avocado 

1/2 Frozen Banana 

1 Tbsp. White Chia Seeds

1 Cup Packed Kale

1/2 Cup Chopped Cucumber

4-5 Sprigs of Parsley

4 Mint Leaves

Top with Cacao Nibs

Directions

Throw it all into a blender, top with the cacao nibs and enjoy!