Strawberry Cucumber Breakfast Smoothie

June 9, 2010
Strawberry Cucumber Breakfast Smoothie

Author Notes: A "kitchen sink" sort of recipe. It's strawberry season. I don't like the texture of cucmbers, but I do love the flavor. This solves that problem.jennorwood

Serves: 1

Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 8-10 Strawberries
  • 1/2 cup chopped, unpeeled cucumber
  • 1/2 cup crushed ice
  • 1/2 cup cold water or lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon honey
  • 3 sprigs mint (optional)

Instructions

In This Recipe

Directions

  1. Combine all ingredients and use a hand blender to blend into a smoothie. Great for weekday breakfast with toast!

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Reviews (2) Questions (0)

2 Reviews

glammie May 18, 2013
Why wouldn't you peel the cucumber? Is there some nutritional value to it?
 
Author Comment
jennorwood May 19, 2013
Yep! http://www.livestrong.com/article/17339-nutritional-value-cucumber/