A Quick & Easy Blueberry Smoothie Recipe

April 7, 2022

Are you craving a refreshing blueberry smoothie? Looking for a quick and easy recipe with ingredients you might have on hand? You’re in luck! Below you’ll find a simple blueberry smoothie recipe you can make today. Keep reading.

top down view of a blueberry smoothie

Ingredients for a Refreshing Blueberry Smoothie

  • 1-2 cups of frozen or fresh blueberries (for a creamy smooth texture: use frozen blueberries)
  • 1 frozen banana
  • 2 tablespoons of vanilla yogurt or plain greek yogurt
  • 1 spoonful of peanut butter, almond butter or another nut butter
  • 1 dash of cinnamon
  • your choice of dairy milk, almond milk, coconut milk, or soy milk


Optional Add-Ins

  • rolled oats – for a more filling smoothie with a subtle texture
  • vanilla extract – for a blueberry pie taste
  • protein powder – for additional protein.
    • We recommend using a protein powder with a subtle flavor such as vanilla.
  • kale or spinach – for added nutritional benefits


Smoothie Making Instructions

  1. Add all of your dry ingredients to a blender
  2. Add your choice of milk
  3. Puree until smooth
  4. Pour in your favorite glass and enjoy!


A Yummy Serving Suggestion

Use this recipe to create a breakfast blueberry smoothie bowl. Add additional frozen blueberries, chia seeds, and ice cubes to make a thicker smoothie. Pour your delicious creation into a bowl and add your favorite toppings! We recommend adding fresh blueberries, strawberries, banana slices, granola, or grated ginger for a tasty experience.


Storing A Blueberry Smoothie 101

If you happen to have leftovers from your delicious smoothies, you can store them. To store a blueberry smoothie temporarily, simply cover and refrigerate the leftovers. Enjoy your smoothie within 1-2 days of creating it.

To store your smoothie for a longer period of time, consider freezing it. A blueberry smoothie can last up to 3 months in an air-tight, freezer-safe container!


Pastries to Serve With A Blueberry Smoothie

  • blueberry muffins – for an explosive blueberry feast
  • sugar cookies – for a light and sweet treat
  • lemon scone – for a tangy-sweet yet slightly contrasting taste


Tools Best Suited for Making Blueberry Smoothies

  • A blender – traditional blenders, personal blenders, or hand-mixers will work
  • A glass cup or mason jar – to pour your smoothie into
  • A stainless steel straw – for a refreshing taste and less waste