Matcha Smoothie

Ingredients:

  • 1 teaspoon ELEV8 Ultra Premium matcha powder
  • 1 ripe banana, sliced
  • 1 cup spinach leaves (or kale for an earthy flavor)
  • 1/2 cup Greek yogurt (or plant-based alternative)
  • 1/2 cup milk (or plant-based milk like almond milk, soy milk, etc.)
  • 1 tablespoon honey or maple syrup (adjust to taste)
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Ice cubes (optional, for a colder and thicker consistency)

Preparation:

  1. Preparation: Start by preparing all the ingredients - slice the banana, measure out the matcha powder and wash the spinach leaves.
  2. Blend the smoothie ingredients: In a blender, combine the sliced ​​banana, spinach leaves, Greek yogurt, milk, honey (or maple syrup), and vanilla extract. If you want a colder and thicker smoothie, you can add some ice cubes.
  3. Add the matcha powder: Sprinkle the matcha green tea powder over the other smoothie ingredients in the blender.
  4. Blend until creamy: Blend all the ingredients until you get a smooth and creamy smoothie. Make sure the matcha is completely mixed with the other ingredients.
  5. Taste and adjust the taste: Taste the smoothie and adjust the sweetness to taste, if necessary, add more honey or maple syrup.
  6. Serve: Pour the matcha smoothie into a glass and enjoy the delicious and nutritious flavor combination of matcha, banana, spinach and yogurt.

More tips:

  • You can customize this smoothie with other fruits like berries or pineapple to add even more flavor and nutrients.
  • If you want a thinner smoothie, add more milk or your liquid of choice.
  • Garnish your matcha smoothie with matcha powder, chia seeds or a slice of banana for an attractive look.

This matcha smoothie is a fantastic way to incorporate the health benefits of matcha green tea with the goodness of fruits and vegetables into your daily routine. It's a refreshing and energizing choice for a quick breakfast, post-workout snack, or a nutritious treat any time of the day. Enjoy this vibrant green goodness!