Tropical Glow Acai Smoothie

Ingredients:

  • 1 ripe mango, peeled and pitted
  • 1 cup of pineapple chunks
  • 1 small beet, peeled and chopped
  • 1 cup of unsweetened soy milk
  • 1 tablespoon acai powder
  • 1 ripe banana
  • 1 tablespoon chia seeds
  • Ice cubes as needed

Instructions:

  1. Prepare the fruits and beet by washing, peeling, and chopping as directed.
  2. Place the mango, pineapple, beet, and banana in a blender.
  3. Add the unsweetened soy milk, acai powder, and chia seeds to the blender.
  4. Blend the mixture until it is smooth and creamy. If the smoothie is too thick, add more soy milk or some ice cubes and blend again.
  5. Pour the smoothie into glasses, garnish with a slice of pineapple or mango if desired, and serve immediately.

Health Benefits:

This Tropical Glow Acai Smoothie is not only delicious but also packed with nutrients. Mango and pineapple are excellent sources of vitamin C which boosts your immune system. Beet is great for detoxification. Soy milk provides a good dose of protein and calcium. Acai powder is rich in antioxidants which help in fighting harmful free radicals. Lastly, chia seeds deliver a massive amount of nutrients with very few calories. This smoothie is perfect for a healthy breakfast or a refreshing afternoon snack.