A simple detox cactus smoothie recipe that is super delicious and highly addictive! This is a great smoothie to help cleanse your body in a tasty way!
5 oz (1 1/2 medium) cactus leaves, needles removed and chopped
1/2 (12 oz approx) fresh pineapple, cut in cubes and chilled
1 1/2 (7 oz approx) banana, sliced and frozen
5.3 oz (1 cup) plain Greek yogurt
1 lime, juiced
1 1/2 cups (354 mL) almond milk
1/3 cup (79 mL) aloe vera water (optional)
Place all ingredients in the blender in the order shown above.
Blend on low for 1 - 2 minutes, or until the cactus, pineapple, and banana are beginning to become well-blended. Slowly raise the speed to medium for one minute, then slowly raise to high, until you see a vortex in the middle of the smoothie. Once you see the vortex, blend for another minute, or until creamy.
Serving Size1 cup
Amount Per Serving
% Daily Value
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
Recipe by A Cookie Named Desire at https://cookienameddesire.com/detox-cactus-smoothie-recipe/