Cranberry Orange Smoothie

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This Cranberry Orange Smoothie is made with frozen cranberries (or you can use fresh cranberries), oranges, bananas and almond milk.  It’s delicious and nutritious and your whole family will love it!

The Cranberry Orange Smoothie is made with fresh orange juice and frozen cranberries

This cranberry smoothie is a delicious vegan fruit smoothie recipe that you’ll want to make time and time again. 

The Cranberry Orange Smoothie is made with fresh orange juice and frozen cranberries

Frozen cranberries are a great berry to have stashed in your freezer right next to your blueberries.  They’re great to use when baking, making cranberry sauce and for whipping up this smoothie!  And cranberry orange is an incredible flavor duo, especially in this smoothie!

ORANGE SMOOTHIE RECIPE

This orange smoothie recipe calls for just 4 ingredients and comes together in a pinch!

  • 2 whole oranges, peeled and cut into pieces (discard peel)
  • 1-1/2 cup frozen cranberries (or fresh cranberries)
  • 2 bananas, peeled and cut into pieces (frozen banana slices work well too)
  • 1-1/2 cups almond milk (or another nut milk or hemp milk)

HOW TO MAKE AN ORANGE SMOOTHIE

  1. Place all of the ingredients for the orange smoothie in a blender and blend until smooth.

This Cranberry Orange Smoothie is made with frozen cranberries (or you can use fresh cranberries), oranges, bananas and almond milk

BENEFITS OF CRANBERRIES

Cranberries are a highly nutritious superfood rich with antioxidant properties.  Research has linked the nutrients found in cranberries toa reduced risk of cardiovascular disease (1), a possible decrease blood pressure (2), lowered risk of urinary tract infection (3) (4) as well as improved immune function and the potential prevention of certain types of cancer (5).

Read more about the Benefits of Cranberries

VEGAN SMOOTHIE RECIPES

This Cranberry Orange Smoothie is made with frozen cranberries, fresh oranges, bananas and almond milk
Yield: serves 4

Cranberry Orange Smoothie

Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes

This Cranberry Orange Smoothie is made with frozen cranberries, fresh oranges, bananas and almond milk.  It's delicious and nutritious and your whole family will love it!

Ingredients

  • 1-1/2 cup frozen cranberries
  • 2 whole oranges, peeled and cut into pieces
  • 2 bananas, peeled and cut into pieces
  • 1-1/2 cups almond milk (or another nut milk or hemp milk)

Instructions

  1. Place all of the ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth.
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One Response to “Cranberry Orange Smoothie”

  1. Mary Ann | The Beach House Kitchen — November 1, 2015 @ 3:19 pm (#)

    This smoothie sounds so refreshing Deborah! I never really thought about using frozen cranberries in my smoothies either! Will definitely be giving this one a go! Perfect for fall!

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