Beetroot, Strawberry, Cranberry Smoothie

With its bright red colour and sweet cranberry/strawberry flavour, this smoothie makes it easy to fit the long-neglected beetroot into your menu.

Yield:

1.1L (4 servings)

Difficulty:

Intermediate

Total Time:

16 minutes

Size:

2.0 Litre Container

INGREDIENTS

540 ml (2½ cup) cranberry juice
75 g (¾ cup) cranberries
150 g (3 small) beetroot, cooked
140 g (1 cup) frozen strawberries
2 Tablespoons honey, or other sweetener, to taste
270 g (2 cups) ice cubes

DIRECTIONS

  1. Place all ingredients into the Vitamix container in the order listed and secure lid.
  2. Select Variable 1.
  3. Start the machine, and increase to its highest speed.
  4. Blend for 1 minute or until desired consistency is reached. Serve immediately.

Chef's Notes

The consistency of this smoothie will turn out as more of a juice drink.

Nutrition Information