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Rise & Shine Breakfast Smoothie
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Servings: 2
Preparation Time: 10 minutes

  • 2 1/2 cups kefir, yogurt or buttermilk
  • 1 whole mango, fresh or frozen
  • 2 handfuls strawberries, fresh or frozen
  • 1 or 2 frozen bananas
  • 1-3 tablespoons raw honey
  • 1 tablespoons freshly ground flax seed (optional)
  • Raw egg yolks (optional)
  • 2 tablespoons coconut oil, melted (more/less as desired)
  • Coconut flakes

Pour your choice of cultured dairy into the blender. Add in mango, strawberries, bananas and honey (add flax seed and/or egg yolks if desired).

Give it a whirl till smooth and while it is blending... add coconut oil and let it run for a minute more. Pour into a tall, large glass and top with coconut flakes and extra ground flax seeds if desired.

Recipe submitted by Marillyn, Bloomingdale, IL

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Any idea how many sugar grams/carbs, fat and calories for this recipe?
# Posted By NJ | 11/15/10 7:32 PM
What in the world is kefir and where do you get it?
# Posted By Sharon | 6/14/11 1:00 PM
Kefir is a fermented, dairy, yogurt like drink. If you google it, you can find out more about it. Hope this helps!
# Posted By Angie | 11/10/11 4:18 PM
This would be good with Coconut Milk instead of yogurt or kefir for us non-dairy people. :) Yum!
# Posted By anne | 2/16/12 10:07 AM
Hi Sharon,
Kefir is available at natural food stores like Whole Foods. You can find it in the refrigerated section with yogurt drinks, etc. Nowadays, you can also find it in general grocery stores, such as Publix (depending on where you live). Kefir is extremely healthy and even people who are lactose intolerant have shown to overcome their intolerance by drinking kefir daily. It is the fermentation that makes kefir so nutritious. Kefir has many more "friendly" bacteria than yogurt.
# Posted By Lisette | 3/22/12 5:11 PM

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