Tales from the Juicer: Papaya Breakfast Smoothie

Tales from the Juicer: Papaya Breakfast Smoothie

Author Notes: I finally got a juicer this past December and have been experimenting with all sorts of combinations. Some have been complete disasters, but some have been fantastic. Here's one of our favorites.Oops! Were you gonna eat that?

Serves: 2

Ingredients

  • 1 apple (I like fuji and pink lady)
  • 4 medium stalks of celery
  • 1 small lemon, peeled
  • 1/2 to 1 inch pieces raw ginger
  • 1 small ripe papaya, seeded with flesh chopped. Should be about 1 cup
  • 1 handful ice cubes
In This Recipe

Directions

  1. Juice the apple, celery, lemon and ginger. Stir to combine.
  2. In a blender, add the fresh juice to the papaya chunks. Add a handful of ice cubes and blend thoroughly. Divide between 2 cups and drink immediately.

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