Who says eating healthfully has to be boring? Not us! Tantalize your taste buds with our Pomegranate Banana Protein Smoothie!
This smoothie has 12 grams of protein, Protein is what helps to keep you feeling satisfied so if you make this smoothie your breakfast, you’ll stave off hunger straight through lunch—all for 168 calories! If you want, go for two servings and just over 300 calories you’ll have 24 grams of protein!
And if you’re looking for a drink to have if you had a weekend or night of overindulgence, try one of these that we typically go for– our Kale Recharge Smoothie, our Green Grape & Matcha Detox Drink, or our Sparkling Cucumber and Detox Refresher, however, today we’re feeling like we want this smoothie…
Pomegranate Banana Protein Smoothie
1 medium banana
2 TBSP fresh pomegranate seeds
8oz pomegranate juice (like POM Wonderful)
6oz Greek yogurt, nonfat, plain
0.5 TBSP sunflower seed butter
1 scoop (26g) 100% whey protein powder
1 cup ice cubes
Simply add all ingredients into a blender and blend until desired consistency is achieved. Pour equally into two glasses. Enjoy!
Nutritional information, per serving
168 calories, 2g fat, 20mg cholesterol, 57mg sodium, 474mg potassium, 27g carbohydrates, 2g fiber, 19g sugar, 12 g protein
Added bonus: 42% Vitamin B6, 14% Calcium, 30% Panthothenic Acid, 42% Riboflavin, 33% Thiamin
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- 1 medium banana
- 2 TBSP fresh pomegranate seeds
- 8oz pomegranate juice (like POM Wonderful)
- 6oz Greek yogurt, nonfat, plain
- 0.5 TBSP sunflower seed butter
- 1 scoop (26g) 100% whey protein powder
- 1 cup ice cubes
- Simply add all ingredients into a blender and blend until desired consistency is achieved. Pour equally into two glasses.