The Blend

Living your healthiest lifestyle with GreenBlender

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 oz baby spinach
  • 2 bananas - peeled
  • 3 tbsp rolled oats
  • 1 tbsp cacao nibs
  • 3 tbsp walnuts
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp nutmeg
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup ice

Cacao, which is chocolate in its rawest form, is full of antioxidants, magnesium and chromium. Regular consumption of cacao may lower blood sugar and bad cholesterol, boost mood, and even make your brain healthier. You can’t have banana bread without bananas, natural beta blockers that help ease anxiety. Finish up this feel-good, taste-good drink with healthy fat and protein from walnuts, cholesterol lowering oats, nutritious baby spinach (vitamins A, C and K) and anti-inflammatory spices cinnamon and nutmeg, and you’ll be feeling like a million bucks before most people have their first cup of coffee.

(Nutrition Facts: 265 calories, 12g fat, 37g carbs, 7g fiber, 15g sugar, 6g protein per 12-ounce serving. Yields 2 servings)

Smoothie Categories: Calm, Glow, Immune Boosting

chocolate chip banana bread smoothie recipe