Top of a Cherry Almond Butter Smoothie

Cherry Vanilla Almond Smoothie

This sweet, creamy and refreshing green smoothie makes a healthy and protein-packed breakfast or snack.
Course Breakfast, Drinks, Snack
Cuisine American
Keyword almond butter smoothies, healthy smoothie recipes, kid friendly snacks
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1
Calories 268kcal
Author Brianne @ Cupcakes & Kale Chips


  • 1/2 cup baby spinach
  • 1 cup milk I use unsweetened almond milk
  • 1/2 cup cottage cheese or plain Greek yogurt
  • 1 teaspoon chia seeds and/or 1 scoop protein powder or collagen powder
  • 1 teaspoon almond butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • tiny pinch salt
  • 1 cup frozen cherries
  • 3-5 ice cubes based on desired texture
  • honey, sugar, stevia, or desired sweetener, if needed to taste


  • Place the ingredients in your 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.


Serving: 1g | Calories: 268kcal | Carbohydrates: 29g | Protein: 18g | Fat: 8g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 4mg | Sodium: 799mg | Potassium: 524mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 21g | Vitamin A: 1495IU | Vitamin C: 13.9mg | Calcium: 444mg | Iron: 1.2mg