February 26, 2017
1 Rating
Photo by Cara Asalita Schrock
Author Notes

A healthy play on the old Orange Julius drinks from the mall food court, named after my son instead. Using nothing but fruit, veggies, and non-dairy milk, this is a deliciously filling and creamy orange citrus smoothie to start your day. —Cara Asalita Schrock

  • Serves 2
  • 1 cup Non-dairy milk
  • 3 oranges, peeled and quartered, seeds removed
  • 1 lemon, peeled and quartered, seeds removed
  • 2 medjool dates, pitted
  • 4 small carrots, peeled if preferred and chopped small enough for your blender
  • 1 banana, frozen if possible
  • 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
In This Recipe
  1. Throw everything in a high powered blender and blend until smooth.
  2. Adjust to your preferred taste. Add in an extra date for sweetness or a banana to make it creamier, but know that banana tends to overwhelm the flavor.
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