Pineapple Orange Batidos

Pineapple Orange Batidos

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Vicki Butts (lazyme)


Long before smoothies swept our nation, Puerto Rico and Cuba were whipping up their own fruit shakes, known as batidos.

From Gourmet, May 2002.


★★★★★ 1 vote

10 Min


  • 1/4
    pineapple (labeled 'extra sweet'), peeled, cored, cut into chunks (1 cup)
  • 3/4 c
    ice cubes
  • 3/4 c
    fresh orange juice
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 1/2 c
    whole milk
  • ·
    pineapple wedges, garnish
  • ·
    orange slices, garnish

How to Make Pineapple Orange Batidos


  1. Blend pineapple, ice, orange juice, sugar, and a pinch of salt in a blender until smooth.
  2. Add milk and blend until frothy.
  3. Serve immediately.

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About Pineapple Orange Batidos

Course/Dish: Smoothies
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: Caribbean
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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