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Protein Jam-Packed Spinach and Avocado Smoothie

This is a really good protein smoothie that is perfect for fueling exercise, meal replacement, or with some modifications,  for keto or diabetic diets.

For keto or diabetics, you may wish to replace the peaches with a lower glycemic index fruit. Learn more about formulating low carb and keto smoothies.

Hemp seeds are not only rich in omega-3 fatty acids but also contain 10 essential amino acids thus making them a plant-based source of complete protein.  Almonds are also a good source of protein and healthy fats that helps in combating cardiovascular diseases.

With this smoothie, enjoy 23% worth of your daily value for protein and 10% for  carbs.This recipe contains a good amount of folate, riboflavin, vitamin C and A.

Protein Jam-Packed Smoothie
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Recipe type: Smoothies
Cuisine: Low Carb Smoothies, Protein Smoothies
Serves: 1
 
Need a protein dense smoothie, then bottoms up!
Ingredients
  • 1 tbsp raw almond butter
  • 1 tbsp hemp seeds
  • 1 cup organic spinach
  • ½ avocado, pitted and peeled
  • ½ cup peaches
  • Coconut water to fill line
Instructions
  1. Add all ingredients to your large nutribullet cup, saving coconut water for last.
  2. Once you have filled the cup with coconut water to the fill line, puree ingredients to desired consistency.
Nutrition Information
Serving size: 18-oz Calories: 401 Fat: 29 g Saturated fat: 4 g Carbohydrates: 30 g Sugar: 13 g Sodium: 285 mg Fiber: 12 g Protein: 11 g Cholesterol: 0

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