This is a super easy orange spinach green smoothie to make with only 2 main ingredients so not much shopping to do.
I love a green smoothie for breakfast. Try one yourself. Learn 10 Reasons to Eat Green Smoothies.
Oranges are rich in dietary fiber, pectin, which is very effective in persons with excess body weight. They help fight cancer, fight viral infections, and relieve constipation and help prevent kidney diseases and reduce the risk of kidney stones.
They are full of good nutrition (lots of vitamin C), low in calories, contain no saturated fats or cholesterol, and are rich in dietary fiber and pectin. Pectin has also been shown to reduce blood cholesterol.
Spinach was a superfood even before there was the term superfood. I’m referring of course to Popeye the Sailor Man. One can of the green stuff and he turned into muscle popping tornado of energy. Even without Popeye’s recommendation, spinach contains more nutrients per calorie than any other food on the earth. It is loaded with vitamins like A, K, D, and E and a host of trace minerals and is a good source of omega 3 fatty acid.
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Time to make my orange spinach green smoothie
Orange Spinach Green Smoothie
- 1 orange
- 2 cups spinach
- clean water
- Peel the oranges and chop them into pieces.
- Place the orange into a blender and blend the oranges till liquified.
- Then add the spinach slowly till blended in.
- Add just enough pure water to be able to add more spinach.
- Blend till smooth; use the liquefy button on the blender.
- Drink the smoothie immediately to get the most nutrients from it.
Now that you have tried my orange spinach green smoothie here are some other delicious green smoothies to try.
Try these other tasty green smoothies:
Delicious Grape Green Smoothie – This grape green smoothie is sweet, filled with healthy ingredients, and very filling. It makes a great breakfast to start your day.
Delicious Winter Grapefruit Green Smoothie – How about having a colourful grapefruit green smoothie for breakfast filled with nutritious greens, grapefruit, orange, and flax seeds? Being warm this green smoothie is great for the winter and also helps with weight loss. This nutritious smoothie is very filling too.
Alkalizing Apple Green Smoothie – This alkalizing apple green smoothie is so easy to make. It can be a very healthy breakfast or a tasty snack. It is simple to make with all alkalizing foods.
Green Smoothie with Peanut Butter and Banana Start your day with a green smoothie with peanut butter and notice a difference! This is a very simple smoothie with fresh spinach, banana, peanut butter, and coconut milk. It is full of vitamins, minerals, and even protein!
Papaya Kiwi Green Smoothie – This papaya green smoothie is so easy to make and tasty too. Also, it is low in calories, contains no saturated fats or cholesterol, and is rich in dietary fiber and pectin.
Green Smoothie Blueberry/Apple Pudding – A green smoothie pudding is so good to eat. Green smoothies are easy to digest as they are blended into very small particles. Also, the fact is digestion begins in your mouth so better to eat than drink. Green smoothies are full of nutrients and are a complete food with lots of fiber too.
Green Raspberry Smoothie/Pudding – This green raspberry smoothie pudding is so tasty. Also, it’s a very healthy smoothie. It’s a tasty pudding! No… It’s WHATEVER YOU LIKE!