Beginner’s Luck Green Smoothie

Beginner's-Luck

Hey there! Are ya wondering why anyone would be excited to drink something as green as this? We hear ya— we’ve been right where you are.

Well, now that we have become green smoothie addicts— we feel responsible for helping you see the good in all this green. Green smoothies can be very simple and very yummy…yes, green can be yummy!

The Beginner’s Luck green smoothie is a great starter smoothie. It’s full of iron, potassium and vitamins galore— and tastes like a tropical treat from all the island fruit. So head to the store and give this smoothie a try. We have a feeling you will be pleasantly surprised.

 

Cheers to your health!
Jen + Jadah

 

 

Beginner’s Luck Green Smoothie


Makes 32 oz | Serves 2

Ingredients
2 cups spinach, fresh (tightly packed)
2 cups water
1 cup mango
1 cup pineapple
2 bananas 

 

Directions
Tightly pack your leafy greens into a measuring cup and toss into blender. Add water and blend together until all leafy chunks are gone. Next add in mango, pineapple and bananas and blend again.

 

Tips
1. Use at least one frozen fruit to chill your smoothie.
2. If you aren’t a big fan of bananas, feel free to substitute with another fruit, like extra mangos. You can even freeze the bananas first to reduce the flavor and also add some extra chill to your smoothie.

 

Want to come up with your own recipe combo? Check out how to make your own recipe with our beginner-friendly green smoothie formula.

 

 

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949 Responses to “Beginner’s Luck Green Smoothie”

  1. Leonette 7.7.2015 at 7:35 am #

    Hi Guys,

    This is my first time with the challenge, I tried blending a couple months ago and it was horrible, I used ginger (wow, talk about potent) anyways, I read you stated I should use and I made a delicious smoothie which I loved I did, spinach, cucumber, watermelon, apple and kale in coconut water. It was the bomb….can’t wait to see my results in the next 28 days.

  2. Pat 7.1.2015 at 7:11 pm #

    purchased the recipes cards, have not received them yet.

    • SGS Rawkstar 7.2.2015 at 4:39 am #

      Hi Pat,

      We’re so sorry your recipe cards haven’t made it to your inbox, sometimes technology is not on our side. Send a quick message to our team at the link below + we’ll get them to you right away!

      http://simplegreensmoothies.com/contact

      Cheers!

  3. Josephine 7.1.2015 at 1:07 pm #

    I purchased the recipe cards and i have not received them.

    • SGS Rawkstar 7.2.2015 at 4:38 am #

      Hi Josephine,

      We’re so sorry your recipe cards haven’t made it to your inbox, sometimes technology is not on our side. Send a quick message to our team at the link below + we’ll get them to you right away!

      http://simplegreensmoothies.com/contact

      Cheers!

  4. Jackie 6.30.2015 at 4:25 pm #

    What about diabetics? I know they have to watch the amount of fruit consumed.

    • SGS Rawkstar 6.30.2015 at 7:51 pm #

      Hi Jackie,

      Thank for reaching out to us. Since we are not doctors or nutritionists, we suggest that any member of community with health concerns to speak to their healthcare provider to confirm that green smoothies and the natural sugars are okay for their eating plan. Here is a link to our favorite low sugar fruits.

      http://simplegreensmoothies.com/low-sugar-fruits

      Hope that helps.

  5. LaToya 6.30.2015 at 3:00 pm #

    I can’t wait to start this!!!!

    • SGS Rawkstar 6.30.2015 at 7:52 pm #

      Hi LaToya,

      Thanks for reaching out! We’re so excited to have you blendin’ with us! Let us know what you think of our green smoothies! We love hearing from our SGS tribe!

  6. Resse 6.30.2015 at 12:47 pm #

    What can I use if I have allergies to citrus fruits ( No pineapple, oranges, kiwi, etc..)??

    • SGS Rawkstar 6.30.2015 at 7:54 pm #

      Hi Resse,

      Allergic to citrus, try doubling up the amount of mango in our Beginner’s Luck recipe, or try adding another fruit you can enjoy, like berries or melon.

      Cheers :)

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