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Double Chocolate Cherry Smoothie

If you find your sweet tooth waking up bright and early, start your day with this Double Chocolate Cherry Smoothie!

That’s right! You can have chocolate for breakfast and it doesn’t have to be bad for you. Don’t believe me? Just look at the ingredient list.

Double Chocolate Cherry Smoothie

Featuring unsweetened almond milk, a healthy handful of spinach, a spoonful of chia seeds for added fat and fiber and a double dose of chocolate from cocoa powder and Garden of Life smooth chocolate organic protein powder, this beverage is one of the best ways to load up on essential nutrients while also satisfying your sweet cravings.

With a hint of fruit from fiber and antioxidant-rich frozen cherries, you’d never know that this dessert-like drink packs four superfoods per serving.

Double Chocolate Cherry Smoothie
Double Chocolate Cherry Smoothie
Prep time:
5min
Total time:
5min

Servings:
1

Ingredients

  • 1 cup Heinen’s unsweetened almond milk
  • 1 handful frozen spinach
  • 1 Tbsp. chia seeds
  • 1 Tbsp. cacao powder
  • 1 scoop Garden of Life smooth chocolate organic plant protein powder
  • ½ cup frozen cherries
  • Ice cubes

Instructions

  1. Add all ingredients to a blender and blend until smooth.

Double Chocolate Cherry Smoothie

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Melanie Jatsek, RD, LD
By Melanie Jatsek RD, LD
Heinen's Chief Dietitian, Melanie Jatsek, RD, LD believes that the answer to a strong, healthy and vibrant body lies within. She graduated cum laude from the University of Akron, earning a degree in Nutrition & Dietetics and has over 20 years of experience in wellness program development, health coaching and professional speaking. As a published author of three books and registered dietitian for Heinen’s, Melanie offers programs, services and tools to help Heinen’s customers take inspired action to build the healthy body they were meant to live in without giving up their favorite foods.

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