Here's A Recipe For A Candy Corn Smooothie That's Actually Good For You—No, Really

Candy Corn Cocktail, health foods

If there’s one thing about Halloween, it’s the puffed up as well as depressing sensation I obtain from consuming massive piles of candy corn after it takes place sale at CVS (or Duane Reade, if you reside in the city).

To protect against that this year, we’re trying a various method: Candy corn.. smoothies?

No, we do not merely indicate putting sweet corn in a mixer with ice (or vodka). Jenna Tanaenbaum, an endurance athlete, dish developer and also creator of Green Blender— rather of a Layered or Blue Apron for smoothie mixes, where customers receive fresh natural ingredients weekly– has actually cooked up Halloween-themed smoothies (think: sweet corn), made when it comes to actual, good-for-you ingredients.

Because, why have 10 Set Kat bars when you could have an Almond Snickers smoothie mix … IN A MASON JAR?!?!?

Candy Corn Smoothie

Candy Corn Smoothie Green Blender, weight loss

You’ll need:

  • 1 carrot – scrubbed, chopped
  • 1/4 cup pineapple
  • 1 apple – cored, chopped
  • 1/2 tsp camu camu powder
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup ice

Blend all of those right up! Wondering WTF ‘camu camu’ is? You’re not the only one. It’s a cheery-like fruit loadeded with Vitamin C, potassium as well as antioxidants. It’s also just what makes this candy corn a superfood. Which is, like, way much better than that bag you’ll feed on in 5 minutes.

Almond Joy Smoothie

Almond Joy Smoothie, diet

You’ll need:

  • 2 handfuls kale
  • 2 bananas
  • 2 tbsp shredded coconut
  • 1 tbsp raw cacao powder
  • 2 tbsp raw almonds
  • 1 cup vanilla almond milk
  • 1/2 cup ice cubes

Blend and enjoy! It has kale, so it has to be healthy…right? Right. This ‘healthy smoothie mix camouflaged as treat’ is without corn syrup as well as fabricated flavoring. It’s likewise packed with potassium– don’t hesitate to also ‘load’ it when it comes to toasted coconut flakes sprayed on top!

Almond Snickers Smoothie

Almond Snickers Smoothie, nutrition

You’ll need:

  • 2 handfuls collard greens
  • 2 bananas
  • 1 tbsp cacao powder
  • 2 tbsp sliced almonds
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup ice

You just gotta… blend it. This looks amazing, and it’s complete of potassium, could aid lesser cholesterol levels, and also has healthy and balanced fats from the chia seeds and also almonds. It’s basically the only point that we’ll ever before grab again when we listen to, ‘Hungry? Get a Snickers!”

Want more? Eco-friendly Blender or food processor has a lot of various other recipes (also some Halloween-themed ones!) to visit! Got a dish of your very own? Share it in the comments!

(All recipes and also images provided by GreenBlender.com)