Thursday, June 7, 2012

Sweet Cherry Smoothie

Well, it's time again for another Crazy Cooking Challenge over at Mom's Crazy Cooking.  Each challenge we are to find NEW recipes to use.  This month the challenge was Smoothies/Milk Shakes, YUM!  I found this recipe over at Peanut Butter and Peppers, which is a great blog with wonderful recipes.  You should definitely stop by and tell Jennifer I sent you :)
Here's what you need:

1/2 cup non-fat milk
1/2 cup Greek yogurt, plain or vanilla (I used plain)
1 cup cherries, frozen (pitted)
1 tsp. vanilla extract
1/2 tsp. Stevia, I used 1 packet sweet n' low

Place all ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth and creamy

This is the perfect size for one.  You could easily double the recipe and make it for two.

Enjoy!
~Hugs~
Michelle


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12 comments:

  1. Looks yummy!! I wonder if you could use a little honey instead of stevia?
    Check Out My Blueberry Walnut Smoothie

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  2. It looks soooooooooo good, and easy-to-make
    I love it :)

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  3. I love cherries--this looks delicious!

    I'm CCC #5

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  4. This sounds like it would be so refreshing in the heat of summer!

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  5. You are to sweet! Your smoothie looks amazing!! I love the bottle and straw!! I'm CCC #11.

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  6. The colour is beautiful- love cherries.

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  7. I love the little bottle your smoothie is in! Makes it seem fun to eat!

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  8. What gorgeous color and it sounds delicious too.

    If you haven't already, I'd love for you to check out my CCC entry: Mango Melon Banana & Chia Smoothie.

    Lisa~~
    Cook Lisa Cook

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  9. My daughter adores cherries - she would love this!

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  10. I was using part of a can of cherry pie filling for another recipe and when I saw this, I realized, I could use some of the remaining amount to make a smoothie. Thanks so much for the inspiration.

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  11. I love love love smoothies and think you're little smoothie bottle is adorable! This sounds soooo yummy!

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