10 Protein Packed Smoothies That You Need To Try

Whether you are an avid gym goer or need a healthy, energizing start to your morning, you’re probably always on the hunt for a yummy new protein fix.

Summit Dental Care, a dentist in Twin Falls, knows the importance of protein in a healthy diet. So they’ve helped us compile this list of protein packed smoothies (with a bonus at the end!).

Chocolate Peanut Butter Smoothie

Who doesn’t love chocolate? Try this simple recipe to get a protein fix and satisfy that chocolate craving.

Ingredients: ½ cup milk, 1 ½ tbsp peanut butter, 1 tbsp honey, ½ tbsp cocoa powder, 1 banana, 1 cup ice cubes

Green Meal Replacement Smoothie

This green smoothie is a great substitute for breakfast.

Ingredients: 1 cup fresh kale, 1 cup almond milk, 1 cup berries, ½ banana, 1 tbsp almond butter, 2 tbsp rolled oats

Apple Cinnamon Smoothie

You won’t be missing your apple cinnamon muffins after you try this smoothie.

Ingredients: 8 oz coconut water, 4 raw almonds, 1 tsp vanilla extract, 1 tsp cinnamon, 1 cup chopped apple, ½ scoop unsweetened protein powder (vanilla is good too), 1 tbsp ground flaxseed

Green Monster Smoothie

You get all the taste of a tropical getaway and all the benefits of a popular superfood with this smoothie.

Ingredients: 1 grapefruit, 1 banana, 1 cup pineapple, 1 cup spinach, ½ cup of orange juice

10 Protein Packed Smoothies That You Need To Try

Spinach Banana Protein Smoothie

This recipe is a little different from other green smoothies you’ve probably tried.

Ingredients: 1 tbsp almond butter, 2/3 cup Greek yogurt, ½ banana, ¾ cup water, 1 scoop vanilla protein powder, 1 handful spinach

Protein Power Smoothie

A wonderful protein smoothie to recover from your workouts, you’ve got to try this one.

Ingredients: 1 banana, 10 cherries, 3 tbsp plain yogurt, 1 tsp chia seeds, 4 walnuts, 1 scoop vanilla protein powder, ice cubes (add milk if needed)

Rise and Shine Smoothie

With only three ingredients, this smoothie is simple and quick and the perfect replacement for breakfast any day of the week.

Ingredients: 1 cup fresh mango, ½ cup Greek yogurt, 1 cup almond milk

Lemon Love Smoothie

If you like lemon, you will love this smoothie.

Ingredients: 2 tbsp fresh lemon juice, 2 scoops vanilla protein powder, ½ cup coconut milk.

Chunky Monkey Smoothie

And here’s another one for the chocolate lovers.

Ingredients: 1/3 cup walnut, 1 frozen banana, 1 tbsp cocoa powder, handful of ice, ½ cup of almond milk

Cucumber Spinach Smoothie

If you’re looking for a great green smoothie you’ve found it.

Ingredients: ½ cucumber, ½ green apple, ¾ cup spinach, as much water as you need until desired consistency is reached

Without Protein Powder

Looking for ways to add protein to your smoothies without using protein powder? (Remember that bonus we promised!) Check out all of these items that will add a healthy boost of protein to your smoothie:

  • Chia seeds
  • Hemp seeds
  • Sesame seeds
  • Flaxseeds
  • Pistachios
  • Uncooked oats
  • Almonds
  • Avocado
  • Cashews
  • Walnuts
  • Peanut butter (or another nut butter)
  • Baked sweet potato
  • Spinach
  • Turnip greens
  • Cherries
  • Blackberries
  • Banana
  • Greek yogurt

Smoothies are a great way to sneak in extra protein, fruits, and vegetables. We hope that you enjoy these 10 protein packed smoothies.

10 Protein Packed Smoothies That You Need To Try

Which one of these protein packed smoothies do you want to try first?