Beetroot, Strawberry, Cranberry Smoothie

With its bright red colour and sweet cranberry/strawberry flavour, this smoothie makes it easy to fit the long-neglected beetroot into your menu.

Beet, Strawberry, Cranberry Smoothie

Ingredients

  • 180 ml (¾ cup) cranberry juice
  • 25 g (¼ cup) frozen cranberries
  • 1 beetroot, quartered, steamed
  • 50 g (⅓ cup) frozen strawberries
  • 2 teaspoons honey
  • 85 g (⅔ cup) ice cubes

Directions

  1. Place all ingredients into the Vitamix container in the order listed and secure lid.
  2. Select Variable 1.
  3. Turn machine on and slowly increase speed to Variable 10, then to High.
  4. Blend for 1 minute or until desired consistency is reached. Serve immediately.

Notes

The consistency of this smoothie will turn out as more of a juice drink.