This simple smoothie satiates your sweet tooth and chocolate craving while also offering plenty of protein in its natural form. Enjoy!
1 frozen ripe bananas
2 Tbsp cacao powder
2-3 Tbsp peanut butter (or preferred nut butter)
1 handful of pre-soaked cashews (you can soak overnight or throw cashews in a bowl with boiling water covering them about 1 inch for about 15 minutes)
1 ½-2 c. nut milk
⅓ c. ice
Drain soaked cashews and throw in a blender. Add all ingredients except the ice and blend until creamy consistency. Once you have a creamy consistency add ice and blend until smooth.
Get your chocolate fix, and feel good about nourishing your body in the process! Bon appetite!
Ingredient Nutritional Highlights
Cacao: High in polyphenols (micronutrients packed full of antioxidants). Studies show this superfood also contributes to skin health.
Cashews: High in protein, copper, magnesium and manganese while being low in sugar and a great source of fiber.