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Strawberry Cucumber Breakfast Smoothie

June  9, 2010
4.7 Stars
  • Serves 1
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

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

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2 Reviews

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