Enjoy a glass of this Papaya Mojito Smoothie for a delicious drink that is great for your digestion!
- 1 cup papaya, chopped
- 1/2 cup pineapple (frozen is preferred)
- Juice of 2 limes
- 4–8 mint leaves
- 1/2 cup almond milk (can sub any plant-based milk)
- 1 tbsp hemp hearts
- 1 handful of ice
- Blend all the ingredients together until smooth.
- Pour into a glass and enjoy!
Make sure to use ripe papaya for this recipe – ripe papaya should have a rich orange colour on the inside. If you papaya isn’t ripe it won’t have much flavour.
Using frozen pineapple in this smoothie will give it a thicker texture. If you use fresh pineapple, you can add a little more ice to help thicken the smoothie.
If you want to make this smoothie lower in sugar, substitute the pineapple with frozen cauliflower.
Add a scoop of your favourite protein powder to this smoothie to make it more filling.
- Serving Size: 1 smoothie
- Calories: 270
- Sugar: 19g
- Sodium: 13g
- Fat: 4.5g
- Carbohydrates: 29g
- Fiber: 7g
- Protein: 5g
Keywords: Papaya smoothie, mojito smoothie