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chocolate cherry smoothie

Recipe by
Beth Renzetti

Using cherries native to the Pacific Northwest, no sugar added, naturally sweetened with the cocoa powder, and super filling because of the oats and chia seeds, this is a fast, simple, and delicious quickie meal or snack! Not only does it taste great but there are added health benefits too. Chia has been proven to boost energy, stabilize blood sugar, lower cholesterol, and aid in digestion.

yield 1 serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
method Blend

Ingredients For chocolate cherry smoothie

  • 1 c
    pitted fresh or frozen cherries
  • 1/2 c
    rolled oats
  • 1-2 Tbsp
    chia seeds
  • 1 1/2 c
    unsweetened almond milk
  • 2 Tbsp
    cocoa powder
  • 1/2 c
    (approximately) ice cubes

How To Make chocolate cherry smoothie

  • 1
    Place the oats and chia seeds in a blender. Blend until almost smooth.
  • 2
    Add remaining ingredients & blend until smooth.