Recipe courtesy of Robyn Youkilis

Orange-Spice Chia Smoothie

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 5 min
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Yield: 2 servings (2 3/4 cups)
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Ingredients

1 teaspoon alcohol-free vanilla extract

2 seedless oranges, peeled and segmented

1 cup unsweetened coconut milk

1 tablespoon chia seeds, plus more for garnish, optional

2 teaspoons honey

1 teaspoon cinnamon, plus more for garnish, optional

1 teaspoon chopped peeled gingerroot (about one 1/2-inch piece)

Directions

  1. Blend the coconut milk, chia seeds, honey, cinnamon, ginger, vanilla, oranges and 3 ice cubes in a blender on low speed until everything begins to combine. Raise the setting to high and blend until everything is well combined and the smoothie begins to have a creamy consistency. Taste; if you like it colder, add more ice cubes and blend until smooth. 
  2. Pour into two glasses and garnish with a sprinkle of cinnamon and chia seeds if using.

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