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Acai Super Smoothie
© Antonis Achilleos

Açai Super Smoothie

  • TOTAL TIME: 5 MIN
  • SERVINGS: Makes 2 large drinks
  • BASIC-EASY
  • FAST
  • HEALTHY

Brazilian surfers first popularized this freakishly nutritious Amazonian berry. Now it has gone mainstream. The smoothie here, by F&W's Grace Parisi, boosts açai's healthfulness with pomegranate juice.

  1. 1 3.5-ounce package frozen unsweetened açai puree
  2. 2 bananas
  3. 1 cup pomegranate juice
  4. 1 cup frozen raspberries
  5. 1 tablespoon agave nectar
  1. In a blender, combine one 3.5-ounce package frozen unsweetened açai puree with 2 bananas, 1 cup frozen raspberries, 1 cup pomegranate juice and 1 tablespoon agave nectar and blend at high speed until smooth. Serve right away.
Notes

Açai puree is available at well-stocked health-food stores and online at sambazon.com.

One Drink 285 cal, 1.3 gm fat, 0.1 gm sat fat, 71 gm carb, 6 gm fiber, 2 gm protein.