Texas Grapefruit Sunriser Smoothie

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By
@Celestina9000

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Serves:

4

Prep:

5 Min

Method:

Blend

Ingredients

2 large
red grapefruit
8
strawberries (fresh or partially frozen)
1
banana, sliced (reduced from 2 bananas)
8 oz
plain yogurt, greek yogurt or strawberry-banana flavored yogurt
1/4 tsp
vanilla extract or vanilla paste (i added this because i love vanilla with grapefruit)
pinch
ground ginger or a little bit of freshly grated ginger or ground star anise (optional but oh so good!)
1 c
crushed ice

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Juice the grapefruit. Pour the grapefruit juice into a blender. Add strawberries, banana, yogurt, vanilla extract, *spices and crushed ice. Combine all the ingredients in an electric blender and whirl until smooth.
2
* Note: For my second version I omitted the grated ginger and added a pinch of ground star anise.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Smoothies
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American