Chocolate Cherry Smoothie

I love love love a good smoothie recipe and this healthy chocolate cherry smoothie recipe is no-doubt a delicious one to keep in the books!  It is no secret that I love healthy smoothies and this one is not only healthy, but it tastes really yummy too!  I mean who can resist a healthy chocolate smoothie!?!  Not me!  So today I combined yummy fresh cherries and delicious chocolate into a healthy smoothie that you can drink morning, noon or night!  You can enjoy a scrumptious breakfast or a healthy dessert after dinner, either way, you are filling your body with yummy nutrients and keeping your belly full at the same time!  So keep reading for my Chocolate Cherry Smoothie recipe!

Chocolate Cherry Smoothie - a scrumptious cherry smoothie with a hint of chocolate that is delicious for breakfast a snack or for dessert

Chocolate Cherry Smoothie

Like I said before, this chocolate cherry smoothie is the perfect way to start your day with a sweet and scrumptious chocolate smoothie.  But it is so yummy, that you can enjoy it for dessert too!  No matter when you drink it, it will keep your belly full for a long time and while giving you lots of healthy fruit and protein.

Ready?  Here we go.

Easy Chocolate Cherry Smoothie Recipe

Chocolate Cherry Smoothie

makes about 2 servings

Ingredients:

  • 2 cups fresh Cherries, pitted, plus more for dipping with stems on
  • 1 Banana
  • 1 container Vanilla Yogurt
  • A touch of Sugar, only if needed (the browner your bananas, the less sugar you will need)
  • 1 scoop of your favorite Chocolate Protein Powder  (I love Young Livings Pure Protein in chocolate)
  • 1/2 cup Almond Milk (or milk of your choice)
  • 1 tsp Vanilla
  • 1 cup Ice (or more if needed)
  • Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips
  • A touch of Vegetable Oil

Directions:

  1. You will want to begin by cleaning all of your fruit and drying it completely.
  2. Melt your chocolate with a touch of vegetable oil and then dip several whole cherries in it and let them set until chocolate is hard in the fridge.  You can learn more about how to melt chocolate for dipping HERE : https://simplydesigning.net/how-to-melt-chocolate-for-dipping/
  3. Place pitted cherries, banana, yogurt, protein powder, milk and vanilla in the blender and blend until smooth.
  4. If needed, add a bit of sugar.  Add ice, and blend again until smooth.
  5. Pour into glasses, top with chocolate covered cherries.  Enjoy!

Chocolate Cherry Smoothie - an easy and healthy smoothie recipe

I am not sure there is much better than a smoothie that tastes like a treat and this one hits the spot every single time!  (It does help that I think chocolate covered cherries are AMAZING!)

Chocolate Cherry Smoothie Recipe

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And you can print the Chocolate Cherry Smoothie recipe below:

Chocolate Cherry Smoothie
Prep Time
5 mins
Total Time
5 mins
 


Servings: 2
Author: Ashley of Simply Blended Smoothies
Ingredients
  • 2 cups fresh Cherries pitted, plus more for dipping with stems on
  • 1 Banana
  • 1 container Vanilla Yogurt
  • A touch of Sugar only if needed (the browner your bananas, the less sugar you will need)
  • 1 scoop of your favorite Chocolate Protein Powder  I love Young Livings Pure Protein in chocolate
  • 1/2 cup Almond Milk or milk of your choice
  • 1 tsp Vanilla
  • 1 cup Ice or more if needed
  • Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips
  • A touch of Vegetable Oil
Instructions
  1. You will want to begin by cleaning all of your fruit and drying it completely.
  2. Melt your chocolate with a touch of vegetable oil and then dip several whole cherries in it and let them set until chocolate is hard in the fridge.  You can learn more about how to melt chocolate for dipping HERE : https://simplydesigning.net/how-to-melt-chocolate-for-dipping/
  3. Place pitted cherries, banana, yogurt, protein powder, milk and vanilla in the blender and blend until smooth.
  4. If needed, add a bit of sugar.  Add ice, and blend again until smooth.
  5. Pour into glasses, top with chocolate covered cherries.  Enjoy!

Healthy Chocolate Cherry Smoothie Recipe

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Raspberry Chocolate Milkshake Recipe

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3 COMMENTS

  1. Kim~madeinaday | 5th Mar 18

    This looks so great! Love your new website! Following! Sharing social media. Thank you for sharing on Merry Monday! Hope to see ya next week!
    Kim

  2. Tamy | 5th Mar 18

    I’m so happy to have found your site. I need more smoothie recipes and these sound so delicious!

  3. Richard Benchimol | 6th Mar 18

    These look and sound delicious. Thanks for the recipes.

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