Strawberry-Basil Smoothies

Southern Living
Strawberry-Basil SmoothiesRecipe
Photo: Greg Dupree; Styling: Caroline M. Cunningham


Carolyn says: "Basil gives these smoothies a jolt of garden-fresh flavor. Use whatever kind of milk is in your fridge. We call for almond milk, which is lower in fat and calories than cow's milk, but both contain essential nutrients."
Makes 4 servings


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2 cups frozen whole, hulled strawberries, slightly thawed
1 1/4 cups almond milk
1 cup firmly packed fresh basil leaves
2 tablespoons honey
Pinch of salt


Hands-on: 5 Minutes
Total: 5 Minutes
Process strawberries, almond milk, basil, honey, and a pinch of salt in a blender 30 seconds to 1 minute or until smooth.

Created date

November 2013

Nutritional Information

Calories 73
Fat 1.1 g
Protein 1 g
Carbohydrate 16.2 g
Fiber 2.1 g