Guess who tried a strawberry this week and liked it?
I know – strawberries aren’t even close to being in season. But they were on sale at the grocery store, so I bought two containers (for $4!). Which means Adrienne has a lot of strawberries to eat.
However, since it takes her about twenty minutes to eat one, I thought I’d speed up the consumption rate and put a few into a smoothie.
(I honestly didn’t realize how mangled that strawberry looked until I was looking through these pictures. Eeek, not attractive.)
We also had some basil that was on it’s last leg – so I thought…why not throw that in there?
Mangled strawberries + last leg basil = sweet and refreshing drink.
Strawberry Basil Smoothie
- 1 scoop vanilla protein powder
- 4 -5 large strawberries
- 1 c water 4-5 ice cubes
- 3 fresh basil leaves
Blend all ingredients until smooth. Then pour into a champagne glass and enjoy. Trust me, the champagne glass is completely necessary.