Sweet strawberries and creamy bananas blend into a tasty antioxidant and vitamin packed drink. Your trusty Vitamix blender purees the fruit, ice and liquid into a refreshingly cold, frosty beverage perfect for breaking your fast.
The smoothie takes mere minutes to make, with no chunks or pulp. Kids and adults alike love the delicious fruity flavor.
Customize your smoothie with different milks, greens, or fruit combinations. Your Vitamix powers through frozen ingredients with ease for instant smoothie satisfaction.
ingredients for making Vitamix Strawberry and Banana Smoothie
- 1 cup frozen strawberries
- 1 cup frozen sliced banana or 1 medium frozen banana
- 1/4 cup nonfat plain Greek yogurt
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1/2 cup unsweetened almond milk
How to Make Vitamix Strawberry Banana Smoothie
This classic combination of sweet strawberries and banana makes a tasty and nutritious smoothie. The Vitamix blender purees it into a refreshing drink.
Vitamix Strawberry Banana Smoothie
- Add 1 cup frozen strawberries to the Vitamix container.
- Add 1 frozen banana, sliced.
- Add 1 cup milk of choice.
- Add 2-3 ice cubes if desired for a frostier drink.
- Secure lid and blend from low to high until smooth.
- Pour into a glass and enjoy!
In seconds, the Vitamix makes short work of frozen fruits and ice into a delicious strawberry banana smoothie. Change up the fruit or milk to customize the flavors.
Can I make the Strawberry Banana Smoothie dairy-free?
Yes, simply substitute dairy milk and yogurt with plant-based alternatives like almond milk or coconut yogurt to make a delicious dairy-free strawberry banana smoothie.
Can I add vegetables to my Strawberry Banana Smoothie?
Absolutely! Adding spinach, kale, or other leafy greens is a wonderful way to increase the nutritional value of your smoothie without compromising the taste significantly.
How can I make my smoothie sweeter without adding sugar?
You can sweeten your smoothie naturally by adding ripe fruits, dates, or a drizzle of honey or maple syrup. These will enhance the sweetness without the need for refined sugar.
Can I use frozen strawberries instead of fresh ones?
Definitely! Frozen strawberries can be used in place of fresh ones and will result in a colder, thicker smoothie. They are also a convenient option when fresh strawberries are out of season.