Chocolate-Cherry Smoothie


  • Prep Time5 mins
  • Total Time5 mins
  • Makes4 servings
Chocolate-Cherry Smoothie

Photo: Erik Putz

It doesn't get more decadent than this. Sweet frozen cherries go for a whirl with cocoa powder, almond milk and avocado.


  • 2 cups frozen cherries

  • 2 cups almond milk

  • ½ avocado, pitted, peeled and chopped

  • 2 tbsp cocoa powder

  • 2 tbsp maple syrup


  • Combine all ingredients in blender. Whirl until smooth. Garnish with chocolate shavings.

Nutrition (per serving)

Calories 150, Protein 2g, Carbohydrates 26g, Fat 5g, Fibre 5g.
Good source of Calcium . Excellent source of B12.


Switch it up by swapping an apple or banana for the avocado.

This recipe originally published in our September + October 2017 issue. Photo by Erik Putz.

This article was originally published on Sep 09, 2017

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