Drinking Away The Winter Blues: Recipes Part I

See here for the introduction post in which I discuss the reason I decided to make this mini-series and the inspiration behind it. 

Killin’ the Blues Smoothie

Named after the song by Alison Krauss and Robert Plant, because that is just what this smoothie does: killin’ the winter blues, rocking you softly into the day. 

Makes one large smoothie

30g porridge oats (not instant)
2 tbsps chia seeds
200ml almond milk
1/2 cup (or a big handful) of blueberries and blackberries, frozen
a few slices of banana (frozen)

Nutrition info:
346 calories, 6.79g fat, 59.97g carbohydrates, 3.78g fiber, 2.78g protein and 12.94g (natural) sugars.

Dino Breakfast

This Green Monster is so awesome it’s like a breakfast for dinosaurs. You’ll feel so awesome after having it that you’ll be tempted to roar wherever you go–and why the heck not. After all, you’re rawesome. 

Makes one large smoothie

1 banana
1 stalk of kale
1tsp agave syrup/ 1/4 tsp stevia
200ml almond or hazelnut milk
30g porridge oats (not instant)
1 scoop of protein powder (optional)

Blend everything until smooth and creamy and green.

Nutrition info:
361 calories, 6.34g fat, 60g carbohydrates, 10g fiber, 17.9g sugars, 12.74g protein. 

— Clem

One thought on “Drinking Away The Winter Blues: Recipes Part I

  1. Mmmmmmmmmmmmmmm la couleur de ton smoothie !!!!!!!!!!! Ca doit être délicieux tout ça à part la betterave rouge, ça je ne peux pas avaler….Yakie…et j'ai vu sa royale altesse dans le sofa !!!!!!


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