Category Archives: Smoothies

Baby It’s Cold Outside!!!

So – make it warm inside. Is there anything better than good old-fashioned hot cocoa when Mr. Jack Frost is nipping?  We don’t think so – and we love, Love, LOVE hot cocoa made from milk, sugar and cocoa – of course – with our special twist. There really isn’t a recipe for this – …

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And The Winning Recipe Is….

Our Delicious Milk & Cookies Smoothie won the Dixie Crystals Summer of Smoothies contest!!! This was absolutely our most versatile and easiest recipe by far!  Our favorite cookie is a Biscoff, so we used Biscoff spread to augment the flavor. This recipe is so very versatile…if you prefer a chocolate cookie, use Nutella instead of …

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Sauteed Banana Smoothie (Day 6 of 6)

Attention all Bananas Foster Fans!!! OMG – If you want to have this for dessert…add some dark rum to make this a true Bananas Foster Smoothie & we wanna come to your place for dessert!  This is out-of-this-world incredible without exaggeration! The browned butter and sauteed banana adds a completely new dimension to an otherwise …

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Pumpkin Pie Smoothie (Day 5 of 6)

With the cool temperatures of autumn still far enough away that we still want to keep it cool while simultaneously indulging a craving for our absolute favorite pie (without heating up the oven), we chose to create a Pumpkin Pie smoothie.  We even topped it with toasted pecans so that we didn’t miss the crust! …

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Oatmeal & Banana Smoothie (Day 3 of 6)

Oatmeal &  Banana Smoothie Yes – we know; day 4 was published yesterday & day 3 today.  We did this for a reason.  Today was projected to be hot, hot, hot, and we thought it more fitting to publish this one today.  You see, in the wintertime, we love nothing more than having a hot …

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Chocolate Black Bean and Broccoli Basil Smoothie (Day 4 of 6)

  Chocolate Black Bean and Broccoli Basil Smoothie If you’re having guests and you want to blow them away, make this Chocolate Black Bean & Broccoli Basil Smoothie.  This smoothie takes time to make…so we are giving you the recipe now so you can get the ingredients and plan ahead for Saturday or Sunday morning…but …

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Peach-Ginger Smoothie (Day 2 of 6)

Peach-Ginger Smoothie After yesterday’s rich and creamy  Chocolate Avocado Smoothie, today’s Peach-Ginger Smoothie is light and breezy…especially right now while peaches are in such abundance!  We tried making this with fresh grated ginger, which gave it an incredible kick; however, we didn’t care for the ginger “strings” that grated ginger left behind. Instead, we liked …

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Six Sumptuous Smoothies

Our favorite sugar products belong to Dixie Crystals…brown sugar, powder sugar, and granulated sugar.  Well, when the good folks at Dixie Crystals challenged it’s users to a smoothie contest…we figured, why not?  We like smoothies.  So we decided to come up with weird and wonderful smoothies creations…one for each day of a week. Hold the …

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