The VegStart Diet Recipe: Orange Carrot Smoothie for Breakfast
Why This Orange Carrot Smoothie is Healthy:
Ginger is an anti-inflammatory and the flavor enhances everything it gets paired with, so combine it with other antioxidant-rich foods like oranges and mangos.
Why It Works for Weight Loss:
Orange and mango are packed with vitamin C and combined they have 173 milligrams of vitamin C. This smoothie is packed with protein and fiber from the chia seeds, flax seeds and protein powder.
Orange Carrot Smoothie
Total Time: 5 minutes
- 1/2 cup Frozen Mango
- 1 Navel Orange
- 1 Carrot (peeled and chopped)
- 1 tbsp Ginger (fresh)
- 1 cup Unsweetened Almond Milk
- 1/4 cup Vanilla Protein Powder
- 2 tbsp Chia Seeds
- 1 tbsp Ground Flax Seed
- Blend all of the ingredients in a high-speed blender. Enjoy!
Nutrition: Calories 417; Fat 14g; Carbs 51g; Fiber 15g; Sugar 26g; Protein 28g; Cholesterol 4mg; Sodium 244mg; Vitamin A 11928IU; Vitamin C 117mg; Calcium 799mg; Iron 4mg