Mandarin Orange and Lemon Smoothie

Barbara Oseland

By
@BOseland

This smoothie I stumbled upon this morning when randomly grabbing ingredients to shove in my blender. Wow! It totally slapped me in the face. What a great way to wake up!


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Serves:

2 or 1 large glass

Prep:

10 Min

Ingredients

4
ice cubes
1 pkg
(6 oz) low fat or lite lemon yogurt
1/4 c
canned madarin orange slices (reserve lite juice)
1/4 c
mandarin orange juice
1/2 c
low fat milk
2 Tbsp
lemon juice
1 medium
fresh banana, broken in chunks
1 Tbsp
flax
1 Tbsp
wheat germ (optional)
1 Tbsp
benefiber (optional)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Place ice in blender and pulse to break up slightly. Add yogurt, orange slices, juice and milk to blend. Add remaining juice of the lemon, banana, flax, wheat germ and benefiber and blend to desired consistency. Serve immediately. Can serve over additional ice if you want this to be super cold.