Have you been yearning for a tropical vacation? Do you find yourself day dreaming of sand between your toes, a salty ocean breeze and long days with nothing to do but lie on the beach with a cold drink by your side? If so, it’s time for you to book a stay at Zoëtry Wellness & Spa Resorts! Until then, this delicious and delightfully good-for-you smoothie will make you feel a little closer to paradise.
Many visitors to Zoëtry comment on how much they enjoy both the quality of fruit we’re able to offer. This smoothie contains fresh mango along with a secret ingredient sure to transport you to the tropics: avocado. Avocados, rich in healthy monounsaturated fat, fiber, potassium, vitamin E and more have countless touted benefits. In a smoothie, avocado also lends a rich and creamy feel. Check out the tasty recipe from of Reader’s Digest below. Have you ever tried avocados in your smoothie? Give it a try!
Secret Ingredient Mango Smoothie
Prep time: 15 minutes
1 cup chopped ripe mango
1/4 Haas avocado, peeled, pitted, and chopped
1/2 cup mango sorbet
1/4 cup skim milk
2 tablespoons honey
2 teaspoons lime juice
1/4 cup crushed ice
2 mango slices, 1/2-inch thick
1 lime slice
How to make it:
- In a blender, combine the chopped mango, avocado, sorbet, milk, honey, lime juice, and ice. Blend on high until smooth.
- Pour into a tall glass. Slit the sliced mango and the sliced lime halfway through to the centers. Attach them to the rim of the glass before serving.