4 from 1 vote
Carrot Cake Protein Smoothie
Gluten Free Carrot Cake Protein Smoothie w/ VEGA
Course: Protein Smoothie
Author: Blender Babes
Ingredients
  • 1 1/2 cups milk substitute or filtered water
  • 1 cup carrots 1 large or 2 small carrots -include carrot tops if you have 'em!
  • 1 scoop Vanilla Chai Vega One or Vanilla Vega Performance Protein or other vanilla plant based protein
  • 2 tablespoon gluten-free oats Bob's Red Mill
  • 1 banana fresh or frozen
  • 1 teaspoon ginger fresh preferred or ground
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon allspice
  • 1 teaspoon chia seeds , or hemp or flax-seeds (optional)
  • 1/2 cup ice
Instructions
  1. Place all ingredients into the blender in the order listed and secure lid and blend until smooth.*
  2. For Blendtec: Press the WHOLE JUICE button or SOUP button
  3. For Vitamix: VARIABLE speed 1. Turn machine on and slowly increase speed to VARIABLE speed 10/HIGH. Blend for 1 to 1.5 minutes or until desired consistency is reached.
  4. Sprinkle some spices and desiccated coconut on top to finish if desired. Pour into glasses and enjoy immediately!
  5. All done! Enjoy!! Now take a photo, rate it, and share your accomplishments! :) Tag @BlenderBabes & #BlenderBabes
Recipe Notes

* Due to the carrots, you will need to blend for about 1 minute to 1.5 minutes, even with a high powered blender to get SUPER SMOOTH and not gritty.

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