Antioxidant-Packed Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Smoothie

Mmm chocolate covered strawberries… such a treat!

But why wait for romantic evenings or parties to enjoy them? Life’s too short! So indulge in this delicious Antioxidant-Packed Chocolate Covered Strawberry Smoothie to do your tastebuds and body good.

Cacao and strawberries are both antioxidant powerhouses. Not only are strawberries rich in the potent antioxidant vitamin C — just five large berries provide almost 59 milligrams of vitamin C, or 98% of the recommended daily value — but they’re also low in sugar. This means that they won’t cause the inflammatory spike in blood sugar that sweeter fruits can.

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Antioxidant-Packed Chocolate Covered Strawberry Smoothie


  • 1/2 cup coconut milk
  • 1/2 frozen banana
  • 1 cup strawberries, halved (about 8 berries)
  • 1 and 1/2 tbs raw cacao powder
  • 1 tsp bee propolis (optional for added sweetness)


Add all ingredients to a high-speed blender and blend on high for 20-30 seconds or until an even consistency.

Serve and enjoy!

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