Key Lime Pie Smoothie Recipe: A Refreshing Tropical Delight

In the realm of refreshing and exotic beverages, few things compare to the tantalizing allure of a Key Lime Pie Smoothie. This delightful concoction blends the creamy goodness of Key lime Greek yogurt with the tropical essence of coconut milk and the rich, buttery flavor of avocado. The addition of lime zest and juice adds a zesty kick, while a hint of sweetness from sugar (optional) balances the flavors perfectly. Topped with whipped cream, lime slices, and graham cracker crumbs, this smoothie is not just a treat for the taste buds but also a feast for the eyes.

Key Lime Pie Smoothie

Ingredients

  • 2 5.3-6 ounce cartons Key lime Greek or regular yogurt
  • 1 cup refrigerated unsweetened coconut milk or milk
  • ½ avocado, seeded and peeled
  • 2 teaspoons lime zest
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice
  • ½ cup ice cubes
  • 1 tablespoon sugar (optional)
  • Whipped cream
  • Lime slices
  • Graham cracker crumbs

Directions

  1. In a blender, combine the first five ingredients (yogurt, milk, avocado, lime zest, and lime juice). Cover and blend until smooth.
  2. Add the ice cubes and blend until smooth.
  3. Sweeten to taste with sugar, if desired.
  4. Serve the smoothie topped with whipped cream, lime slices, and graham cracker crumbs.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

  • Calories: 258
  • Total Fat: 11g (14% DV)
  • Saturated Fat: 5g (25% DV)
  • Cholesterol: 13mg (4% DV)
  • Sodium: 107mg (5% DV)
  • Total Carbohydrate: 29g (11% DV)
  • Total Sugars: 4g
  • Protein: 13g (26% DV)
  • Vitamin C: 11.2mg (12% DV)
  • Calcium: 378mg (29% DV)
  • Iron: 0.7mg (4% DV)
  • Potassium: 222mg (5% DV)
  • Folate: 31.6mcg
  • Vitamin B-12: 1.5mcg
  • Vitamin B-6: 0.1mg

With its creamy texture, refreshing taste, and delightful presentation, the Key Lime Pie Smoothie is a true tropical delight that is sure to please. Whether enjoyed as a breakfast treat, a midday pick-me-up, or a light dessert, this smoothie is a delicious and nutritious choice that is sure to become a favorite. Treat yourself to this delightful beverage and experience the taste of the tropics in every sip!

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