Smoothie Recipes, Tips & Videos

Smoothie Recipes, Tips & Videos

Once upon a time, smoothies were basically milkshakes with fruit tossed in. Not anymore! Today's more sophisticated smoothies are made with a variety of ingredients and for many different occasions. With Recipe4Living's variety of recipes, you can enjoy a smoothie that's custom-blended with your palate in mind.

Fruit Smoothie Recipes

Raspberry Julius Smoothie

Raspberries and strawberries combine in this creamy smoothie.


1 C. low-fat raspberry yogurt

3/4 C. low-fat milk

1 C. fresh strawberries, rinsed and hulled

1/2 C. frozen unsweetened raspberries

1/3 C. powdered milk


Combine the yogurt and low-fat milk in a blender. Add the remaining ingredients and blend until smooth. Serve immediately.

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Pumpkin Smoothies

Summer Melon Smoothie

Vegetable Smoothie Recipes

Spinach Mango Smoothie

A smoothie with green color that tastes like mango, is very delicious, and high in antioxidants.


1 C. vanilla soy milk

1/2 C. vanilla yogurt

1 C. baby spinach leaves

1 C. chopped mango

1 Tbs. almond butter

1/4 C. pomegranate juice


Place everything in a blender and mix. Pour into a glass and enjoy!

Serving Size


Preparation Time

5  minutes

Cooking Time

5  minutes

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Carrot-Apple Smoothie

Coffee Smoothie Recipes

Mocha Smoothie

This is delicious and a great way to perk you up with a great flavor. Not recommended for children.


1 scoop chocolate Nesquick dry mix

5 oz. cold coffee

2 oz. milk

Dash cinnamon

1-1 1/2 C. ice


Place all of the ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth. You can use more or less ice to change the thickness of the smoothie.

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Iced Mocha Frappuccino

Cocoa Espresso Train Wreck Smoothie

Chocolate Smoothie Recipes

Chocolate Peanut Butter Blast Smoothie

This one might stick to the roof of your mouth but it will be worth it.


1 C. milk

2 C. vanilla frozen yogurt

2 tsp. malt

1/4 C. peanut butter

1 Tbs. chocolate syrup

1-1 1/2 C. ice


Put liquid ingredients in blender first, with frozen ingredients on top. Blend. Serve immediately.

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Smoothie

Alcoholic Smoothie Recipes

Amaretto Smoothie

This drink is great on the rocks or straight up. 


4 (1.5 fluid oz.) jiggers amaretto liqueur

4 (1.5 fluid oz.) jiggers milk

1 C. vanilla ice cream


In a blender combine all ingredients. Blend until smooth. Pour over ice into 4 glasses.

Makes 4 servings.

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Pina Colada Smoothie

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Smoothie Hints, Tips & Videos

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Kitchen Wizard Kit

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Smart Peeler

Raw Foods and Smoothies

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