How awesome is it that it's the weekend? I'm so happy to take it slow this Saturday morning with some Yogi Tea and calm music.
This smoothie. It kind of rocks. So creamy, so chocolatey, so decadent.
Of course you could use fresh bananas instead of frozen. But for this recipe I highly recommend them frozen because that will make the smoothie super creamy and thick. To freeze the bananas, I simply peel them and chop them into small pieces. Just don't try to freeze them with the peel on (been there, done that). When I find bananas for a really good price at the grocery store I usually buy a lot of them and freeze all the super ripe bananas I don't have time to finish. You can also use them for making banana ice cream (recipe here).
Hazelnut Chocolate Smoothie
2 frozen bananas
1 cup (2 dl) milk of choice
1/2 cup (1 dl) cold water
1 tbsp hazelnut butter
Pinch of vanilla powder
1 1/2 tbsp raw cacao or regular cocoa powder
1 tbsp cacao nibs
Blend until smooth and pour into a glass. Top with some more cacao nibs if you want. Enjoy!