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Healthy Smoothie Ideas - Nutrient Extractor

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Smoothies and soups are an incredible and easy way of getting your daily intake of vitamins, fibre and protein with minimum effort.

They are one of the best ways to curb your appetite, allowing you to take total control of your health. However the wrong ingredients can turn a healthy nourishing meal on the go, in to a calorie filled sugary nightmare!

Here are our favourite recipes for some delicious and nutritious smoothies that will satisfy all tastes. We recommend using the SQPRO Twist n Blitz - Nutrient Extractor to benefit from the full goodness of your ingredients.


Gym protein blast smoothie benefits:

  • Blueberries can help heart health, bone strength, skin health and blood pressure
  • Peas are fat free, low calorie and high in protein, dietary fibre, vitamin B and vitamin C plus a rich source of many minerals
  • Spinach has an extremely high nutritional value and is rich in antioxidants


Work soup to go benefits:
  • Pumpkin helps you to feel fuller for longer, boosts your vision and helps in having a healthier heart
  • Onion helps to fight cancer, lower blood sugar levels and promotes a healthy digestion
  • Olive oil is rich in healthy monounsaturated fats and contains large amounts of antioxidants


Walking boost smoothie benefits:
  • Ginger helps digestion, reduces nausea and helps to fight the flu. It’s also shown to reduce muscle pain and soreness!
  • Cinnamon is the number one ranked spice/herb in the world in terms of its protective antioxidant levels. It helps to protect your heart health and Contains Anti-inflammatory Properties
  • Cayenne pepper helps with digestion, relieves migraine, nerve and joint pain, as well as supporting weight loss!


Sweet Mojo smoothie benefits:
  • Coconut water is an excellent source of a number of nutrients and wonderfully hydrating
  • Honey helps to reduce coughs and throat irritations as well as increasing athletic performance and strengthening the immune system
  • Apples are extremely rich in important antioxidants, flavanoids, and dietary fiber


Ingredients:

 

Gym protein blast smoothie:

  • 1 cup spinach
  • 1 cup almond milk
  • 1 banana
  • ½ cup blueberries
  • ¼ cup almonds
  • ¼ cup walnuts
  • 1 cup fresh green peas


Work soup to go:

  • 2 chunks precooked pumpkin
  • ½ chopped onion
  • 2 TBS olive oil
  • ½ cup milk
  • ¼ TBS cinnamon


Walking boost smoothie:

  • 1 cup green peas
  • ½ TBS fresh ginger
  • 2 TBS honey
  • 1 cup almond milk
  • ¼ TBS cayenne pepper
  • ¼ TBS cinnamon


Sweet Mojo smoothie:

  • 1 apple
  • 1 cup spinach
  • ½ cup almonds
  • 1 TBS peanut butter
  • 1 TBS vanilla extract
  • ½ cup almond milk
  • 1 TBS honey
  • 1 TBS cinnamon
  • ½ cup coconut water