Some days you just want to sit in the comfort of your own backyard with a nice cold drink in your hand. With the summer weather already here to brighten our days, it’s time to crack out the cocktail shaker for some summer drinks or the blender for a refreshing smoothie. It doesn’t take much to plop some fruit into the blender and make yourself an invigorating strawberry banana smoothie that’s healthy and tasty. With these few simple ingredients you, too, can slurp a smoothie loaded with health benefits.
Strawberry Banana Smoothie Recipe
What You’ll Need
- 2 cups of strawberries
- 1 medium peeled and roughly chopped banana
- 1 cup of ice
- 1 cup of milk
- 1/4 plain Greek yogurt
- 2 tablespoons of honey
- Toss all of your ingredients into a blender and pulse for 30 seconds or until everything is smooth.
- Serve immediately. Garnish with a banana slice and strawberry if you like.
There aren’t too many variations you can make to this classic strawberry banana smoothie recipe without making it into something else entirely. However, that doesn’t mean you should abandon creativity in the kitchen; you can swap out the honey for agave or use equal parts vanilla yogurt in lieu of your Greek yogurt for a different twist.
If you’re not someone who’s well-versed behind the bar or even a connoisseur in the kitchen, a strawberry banana smoothie doesn’t require much skill, so you’re bound for success with this recipe!