In regards to building our immunity, the following ingredients included in my Immunity Breakie Smoothie are good sources of the following:
The combination of raspberries, spinach and cacao turn the smoothie a funny old colour once blended. It's also not overly sweet, however don't judge a book by it's cover... I guarantee you're getting all the essential nutrients to build a stronger immune system, so drink up!
Gluten Free | Dairy Free
1 cup raspberries (frozen)
½ banana (frozen)
3 tablespoon vanilla protein powder
1 tablespoon cacao powder
1/2 tablespoon cacao nibs
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
1 tablespoon almond butter
¾ cup water
½ cup ice
Sprinkle of raspberries, cacao nibs or sliced banana
Place all ingredients into a blender.
Blend until a desired consistency is reached.
Pour the smoothie into a glass and top with your choice of ingredients.
If you have never tried cacao nibs, start with a minimal amount as they have a strong, bitter flavour profile.
You can purchase these from the health food isle of your supermarket for around $5 a packet (200g).