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Tropical Smoothie Recipes

Tropical smoothies are a great way to escape the plain sweet taste of most smoothies with a tangy, exotic taste. The key for making tropical smoothies is using fruits not found on a daily basis in most grocery stores. These fruits will usually taste be sweet and tart and be available only during certain seasons. Tropical smoothies make great everyday drinks as well as great party drinks. Try these tropical smoothie recipes and you are sure to enjoy them again.

Popular Fruits for Tropical Smoothies

  • Pineapple – most available tropical fruit with sweet, tart taste that blends will with sweet taste
  • Kiwi – can be very sweet and tart, gives a tangy flavor to smoothies
  • Mango – very sweet flavor, goes great with milk or ice cream
  • Coconut – another very sweet fruit that blends well with other flavors
  • Avocado – creamy, lightly sweet fruit
  • Papaya – sweet taste of papaya is almost unnoticeable in most smoothies, good fiber content
  • Guava – less seen fruit, gives a unique taste

Coconut & Mango Cream Tropical Smoothie Recipe

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Ingredients:

1 banana cut into chucks
1/2 cup coconut meat
1/2 cup mango
1 cup of milk
1/2 cup of vanilla ice cream

Directions:

Blend the banana with the milk, ice cream, mango, and coconut until a smooth texture is formed. The smoothie should be very sweet and tasty.

Rare Papaya & Guava Tropical Smoothie Recipe

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This whey protein smoothie recipe optimizes protein amounts by using soy milk and almonds.

Tropical Smoothie Tips

Many tropical fruits are only available during certain periods so be on the watch for them.

Ingredients:

1 banana cut into chucks
1/2 cup chopped papaya
1/2 cup guava
1/2 cup pineapple
1 cup of pineapple juice
1/2 cup ice cubes
Directions:

Blend the banana, pineapple, papaya, and guava with the pineapple juice and ice cubes until a very slushy texture is formed. The slushy tropical smoothies is a good selection but for those who prefer a smooth texture, just keep blending.

Monster Mango Smoothie Recipe

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I love a good, ripe mango and adding it to a smoothie with sherbet ice cream is delicious. Even though this treat is packed with the nutrients in mango as well as the fiber, you’ll want this for the great taste.

Ingredients:

1/2 cup pineapple juice
1 cup orange sherbet
1 banana
2 cups mango, sliced
2 cups ice
1 teaspoon lime juice
Directions:

Add all ingredients to blender and blend on high until your desired thickness, pour into cups and immediately serve to yourself. Mmmmmm

Pineapple Coconut Smoothie Recipe

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I’m not sure if it’s the buttermilk or the extra little bit of juice I added to this smoothie to create a smoothie so good I had to fight my roommate off just to drink it!!

Ingredients:

1/2 cup buttermilk
1 cup pineapple chunks, canned in juice, drained
1 tsp. coconut flakes
1/2 tsp. coconut extract
Directions:

Add all ingredients to blender and process until smooth. Multiply ingredients to serve as many as you’d like. Serves one.

Kiwi Strawberry Smoothie Recipe

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Kiwis make an exotic fruit smoothie by themselves but are great with other fruit mixes as well. This simple recipe combines kiwis and strawberries.

Ingredients:
4 large strawberries
2 peel kiwi fruits
1/2 cup of your favorite yogurt
1 cup of whole milk

Directions: Blend the strawberries, kiwis, and milk first until smooth, then add the yogurt and blend for about 1 minute.

Banana and Peanut Butter Tropical Smoothie Recipes

Peanut butter and banana seem to go together well. Neither flavors are too overwhelming and they combine to form a delicious taste. That is why banana and peanut butter smoothies are a delicious treat that can take the place of a peanut butter sandwich. When choosing ingredients to go along with your banana and peanut butter smoothie, take into consideration that both ingredients have a slight sweetness and their flavors can be overpowered by other ingredients. Thus, adding fruits like strawberries and blueberries or other sweet ingredients will mix well with the peanut butter. Bananas are key ingredients in most smoothies and go well with most mixes.

Banana and Peanut Butter Smoothie

Banana and Peanut Butter

This simple recipe includes bananas with peanut butter
Ingredients:

Ingredients:

1 banana cut into chucks
3 tbsp of peanut butter
1 cup of milk( or soy milk)
1/2 cup of yogurt

Directions:

Blend the banana with milk until bananas are well blended. Next mix the yogurt with the peanut butter together before blending them. Add them to the blender and blend till smooth, creamy texture is formed. If a sweeter taste is preferred, chocolate syrup may be added as well.

Apple Banana and Peanut Butter Smoothie Recipe

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Ingredients:

3 tbsp of peanut butter
1 tbsp of Hershey’s Chocolate
1 cup oc ice cubes
1 banana
1 apple cut into slices

Directions:

Blend the apple, banana, peanut butter and ice cubes while adding the chocolate until sweet enough and a smooth texture is formed. Pour into cut and enjoy. Can be garnished with one strawberry cut in half.

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Banana and Peanut Butter Smoothie Tip

The banana and peanut butter smoothie is great for adding supplements like soy or whey powder for an extra healthy smoothie.

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Hi, I am Alice and I love smoothies and juice. Juicing & smoothies are exciting, but sometimes it can be very frustrating if you use the wrong equipment. I set up to analyze different kinds of juicers and smoothies, so we can make an educated choice.

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Johnny M | Smoothie-recipes.eu - July 19, 2016

Thank you for great recipes for this summer weather 🙂 The Pineapple Coconut Smoothie looks delicious!

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