Chocolate Pineapple Smoothie
This might sound like a strange combination, but you won’t know until you try it! The pineapple makes this smoothie sweet… naturally! And the cacao powder adds a chocolate flavor! This smoothy is mood boosting and super high in anti-oxidants leaving you fulfilled, nourished and energized!
Total making time: 10 minutes
4 teaspoons cacao powder
1 whole pineapple, skin removed (should make 4 cups of pineapple)
4 cups of water
1/2 cup ice
+ If you need to make it sweeter, add dates, honey or maple syrup.
+ Freeze the pineapple for a cooler smoothie! (Just remember you do lose some nutrients when freezing)
+ If its too thick add water!
1. Mix all ingredients in a power blender like the VITAMIX until a smoothie consistency.
+ Cacao powder: High in Anti Oxidants, High in Magnesium, Aids Weight Loss, Increases Energy
+ Pineapple: Accelerates weight loss, natures candy, super high in anti-oxidants
+ 4 ingredients
+ Dairy Free
+ Aids Weight Loss
+ High in Anti Oxidants
+ High in magnesium
+ Raw Living Nutrients
+ Good for digestive health
+ Can be used as anti-depressant
*** Always choose ORGANIC, local and seasonal whenever possible.
This recipe was created by Liana Werner-Gray.
Photo thanks to Rock’n Raw Photos – Raw and Unedited
This recipe is part of © 2014 The Earth Diet ™ All Rights Reserved