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Banana Almond Mocha Smoothie

Satisfy your Starbucks Frappuccino cravings in a healthy way with this chocolate and coffee-flavored smoothie for breakfast, snack, or dessert.
Course Breakfast, Smoothie, Snack
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 2
Calories 168kcal
Author Brianne @ Cupcakes & Kale Chips

Ingredients

  • 1 cup baby spinach kale, or other greens
  • 1 cup milk of choice I use unsweetened almond milk or cashew milk
  • ½ cup cottage cheese or plain Greek yogurt
  • 1 teaspoon chia seeds
  • 1 teaspoon instant coffee
  • 1 Tablespoon cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon almond butter
  • 1 frozen banana cut into chunks
  • 4 ice cubes add more for a thicker smoothie
  • 1 tsp honey sugar, stevia, or desired sweetener, if needed to taste

Instructions

  • Place the ingredients in your Blendtec or other blender in the order listed.
  • Use the Smoothie cycle, or pulse a few times then slowly increase to maximum speed, stopping once desired texture is achieved.

Nutrition

Serving: 8oz | Calories: 168kcal | Carbohydrates: 22g | Protein: 8g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 8mg | Sodium: 368mg | Potassium: 423mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 11g | Vitamin A: 1520IU | Vitamin C: 9.3mg | Calcium: 230mg | Iron: 1.1mg