This chocolate banana smoothie is fantastic for active people because it contains coconut water and banana which are both high in potassium and balance your electrolyte levels. It also contains kale which has anti-inflammatory properties, chia seeds which provide lots of energy, raw cacao powder which will sooth sore muscles, coconut oil which provides a big dose of healthy fat and blood sugar balancing cinnamon.
Chocolate Banana Smoothie [Vegan, Gluten-Free]
- 1 banana
- 1 big kale leaf
- 1 tablespoon chia seeds
- 1 cup coconut water
- 1 scoop protein powder
- 2 tablespoons raw cacao powder
- 1 tablespoon coconut oil
- 1 teaspoon cinnamon
- Place all of the power smoothie ingredients into a blender and blend until smooth.
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