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A tale of many smoothies

Coconut Meat – Why, Where & How

Posted in Admin Updates, Blog | 2 comments

Coconut meat is one of those ingredients you can go through life without ever trying. It’s not the most accessible, it’s hidden in a pricey encasing and it does not have the most intuitive use.

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Green Smoothies for Kids – Tips and Advice

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Many people have asked me about how to make green smoothies for kids.  One of my colleques in watching her weight and using green smoothies to regulate calorie intake and to make sure she gets enough greens.  Her two daughters are also overweight and have been resistant to any smoothies that contain vegetables or ‘unusual’ ingredients (i.e. chia seeds, nuts, etc). While I don’t have human children, I do have three overly intelligent animals that do not fall for trickery or deception.  I’ve learned a few very simple techniques that successfully translate to creating green smoothies for kids.   My ‘Children’ I have two Australian Shepherds and an African Grey Parrot – all three are experts on body language and routine.  If I have hidden a pill in a hot dog, both dogs are aware of it long before...

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Pomarita Cocktail

Posted in Admin Updates, Ice cubes, Lime, Pomegranate Juice, Recipes, Sugar, Tequila, Triple sec | 0 comments

A great twist on a margarita, this pomegranate dominant drink packed quite the buzz punch while still having a nice flavor. All ingredient measurements

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Apricot Nectar

Posted in Admin Updates, Apricots, Parsley, Peaches, Recipes, Water | 0 comments

Completely unsatisfying and not at all like nectar, this parsley dominated smoothie did not allow any hint of peach or apricot to shine through. This is likely due

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Basic Nut Milk

Posted in Admin Updates, Nectar, Nuts of choice, Recipes, Vanilla, Water | 0 comments

A nice balanced recipe to put a little bit of a sweet spin on a nutty drink. Even though the resulting milk looks deceptively creamy and thick, it has a great

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Rainbow Juice

Posted in Admin Updates, Apple, Beet, Carrot, Celery, Cucumber, Ginger, Lemon, Recipes, SmoothieQuest Favorite, Water | 0 comments

Absolutely delicious and worth the effort of straining through the nut milk bag, this juice was awesome! The sweet elements of the smoothie balanced the bitterness

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Chocolate Temptation

Posted in Admin Updates, Cacao, Cashews, Date, Ice cubes, Mint, Nectar, Recipes, Salt, SmoothieQuest Favorite, Water | 0 comments

Awesome all around, this smoothie was over-the-top delicious and very easy to prepare. The mint added a perfect counter-flavor to the chocolate to keep the smoothie balanced.

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Pretty Purple Smoothie

Posted in Admin Updates, Banana, Blueberries, Chia seeds, Ginger, Hemp Seeds, Nectar, Recipes, Water | 0 comments

A little off-putting due to the strong taste of ginger, the flavor mellows out to be a pretty enjoyable, hearty smoothie. The seeds contribute to the smoothie to make it filling

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Summer Fruit Smoothie

Posted in Admin Updates, Apricots, Orange Juice, Peaches, Pineapple, Raspberry, Recipes, SmoothieQuest Favorite | 0 comments

This smoothie was sweet! Likely to be a favorite for those with a sweet tooth, the combination of fruits was tropical and delightful. The relative proportion

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