Food & Drink

The Ranch's Green Smoothie Recipe

An Avocado and Pineapple Treat

These days you can’t swing a slab of bacon without hitting a healthy breakfast drink. This recipe comes from The Ranch at Live Oak Malibu, courtesy of chef Kurt Steeber, who snuck in enough greens to get you through the day under the guise of creamy avocado and sweet-tart pineapple.

Green Smoothie
Makes three cups

½ c. almond milk
½ c. avocado
Juice of 1 lemon
1 c. kale
½ c. spinach leaves
½ c. pineapple
1 tbsp. ginger, minced
1 c. ice cubes

1. Place all ingredients into a blender in the order listed, except ice, and secure lid.

2. Blend on high until ingredients are incorporated; add ice.

3. Blend until smooth.

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