Whole Cacao Fruit Energy Smoothie

  • vegan
  • paleo
  • PREP time 10 minutes
  • COOK TIME 0
  • Servings 2
Because it's not just about cacao nibs. It's about the whole cacao wellness benefits and discovering the unknown flavors of the most known fruit in the world.
  • vegan
  • paleo

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups almond milk (can substitute with any other milk)

  • 3 pouches 100% cacao fruit, frozen

  • 1 tbsp unsweetened organic & natural cacao powder

  • 1/4 cup cashews

  • 5 pitted medjool dates

  • 1 tsp cacao fruit sugar (can substitute with coconut sugar or organic brown sugar)

  • 1 tbsp cacao nibs

  • Spices (optional but recommended):

  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract

  • 1/4 tsp cinnamon

  • 1/8 tsp ground nutmeg

  • 1/8 tsp ground cloves

  • 1/8 tsp ground cardamom

  • 1/8 tsp ground ginger

  • 1 handful ice

Directions

1. Place all ingredients in a blender on high speed for a minute or two until you reach a smooth and frothy texture.

3. Transfer to a glass and enjoy a delicious powerful healthy smoothie.

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