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Vanilla Melon Smoothie – Recipe!

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Smoothies are a great way to get your vitamins in one quick drink and in the summer months when fresh fruit is readily available, they become even more delicious.  I love a light smoothie without a lot of ingredients and this recipe for Vanilla Melon Smoothie fits the bill.  I add chunks of fresh melon, a little vanilla protein powder, vanilla extract and a splash of coconut milk to give this smoothie a melon creamsicle flavor.

Smoothies are an easy start to a great day and if later, you are looking for a fun cocktail idea, omit the protein powder and add vanilla Greek yogurt and a splash of vodka for a fun melontini – Cheers!


1/2 cantaloupe

1 scoop vanilla protein powder or 1 cup Green vanilla yogurt

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

2 tablespoons coconut milk + more for garnish



To Prepare:

1.  Dice up the fresh cantaloupe into large chunks.

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2.  To a blender, add the cantaloupe, protein powder or yogurt, coconut milk and vanilla extract.

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3.  Next, add 2 cups of ice and 1/3 cup of water.

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4.  Puree on high until smooth and creamy.

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5.  Pour the smoothie into your favorite glass and drizzle another teaspoon of coconut milk over the top.  Enjoy!

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