Green Apple and Cinnamon Smoothie

Recipe by Tami Ganeles Weiser; photo contributed by Sarah Green Yield:  4 one-cup servings (4 cups total)
Prep Time:  15 minutes Cook Time:  0 minutes

Green Apple and Cinnamon Smoothie

So healthy—so verdant—this smoothie is just right for a little energy booster. It also happens to taste great.

Ingredients

1 cup baby spinach leaves

1 teaspoon wheatgrass powder or a 1-inch square of fresh wheatgrass

¼ bunch parsley, stems and leaves (about ½ cup)

2 large Granny Smith apples, peeled, cored, and cut into large chunks

3 teaspoons honey, any floral variety such as cherry blossom, orange blossom, or wildflower, or more to taste

¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon, roasted Saigon preferred

1 cup apple cider

8 ice cubes

 

Instructions

  1. Combine the spinach, wheatgrass powder, parsley, apples, honey, cinnamon, apple cider, and ice in a heavy-duty blender or a food processor fitted with a metal blade .
  2. Process until completely smooth; then drink up.

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