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Sept. 15, 2012, 2:09 p.m.
Strawberry Smoothie

Photo: Enrique Gili

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For summer: Strawberry Smoothie

Strawberries rank high among all-time favorite summer fruit snacks. Smoothies are no exception.
 
Strawberry Smoothie

Ingredients

  • 1 cup strawberries, hulled
  • 4 ounces plain Greek yogurt
  • 4 ounces whole or low-fat milk
  • 4 ice cubes
  • 2 tablespoons agave nectar or honey
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 3 sprigs fresh mint, divided
  • Handful fresh strawberries, optional garnish
 

Prep time: 5 minutes

Total time: 5 minutes

 

Cooking directions
  1. Combine strawberries, yogurt, milk, ice cubes, agave extract or honey, vanilla extract and 1 mint sprig in blender. Process until smooth, about 1 minute.
  2. Garnish with remaining mint sprigs and sliced strawberries.

Yield: Makes 2 smoothies