Dark Chocolate Chia Smoothie
This chocolate chia blend only tastes incredibly indulgent. Feel-good endorphins from dark chocolate and antioxidants from leafy green kale make this sweet sip a smart choice for breakfast, post-workout snack, or even dessert.
- 1 1/4 cups unsweetened almond milk
- 2 cups kale
- 1 frozen banana
- 2 dried dates, pitted
- 2 tablespoons chia seeds
- 2 tablespoons unprocessed, unsweetened cocoa powder
- 1 cup ice
- Combine all ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth.
- Recipe adapted from Clean Green Drinks by Candice Kumai, Galvanized Books, 2014
Per serving: 130 kcal cal., 4.5 g fat) (22 g carb., 6 g fiber, 8 g sugar, 5 g pro.. Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet