Fresh Strawberry Smoothie (Dairy-free, Gluten-free, Paleo)




Just 5 ingredients, including the ice, to pure strawberry bliss! Perfect this time of year when fresh strawberries are at their best. Each 1½ cup serving has just 73 calories, 2 grams of fat and 3 Weight Watchers SmartPoints.

Prep Time: 5 minutes


Ingredients

½ cup unsweetened vanilla almond milk 

1 cup fresh strawberries, halved

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

1-1½ packages Truvia, Stevia, Splenda or your favorite sugar substitute

1¼ cup ice cubes


Instructions

1. Add all ingredients in a blender. Mix on high until completely blended. Pour into a tall glass. Add a straw and enjoy!

Makes 1 (1¾ cup) smoothie


Healthy Benefits
In addition to antioxidants, strawberries have many other nutrients, vitamins, and minerals. These include folate, potassium, manganese, dietary fiber, and magnesium. They are also extremely high in vitamin C. In fact, strawberries have more vitamin C than an orange…Eight medium-sized strawberries contain 140% of the RDA for vitamin C!


Weight Watchers SmartPoints
3
Weight Watchers POINTS PLUS 2

SKINNY FACTS: for 1¾ cup serving
73 calories, 2g fat, 0g sat. fat, 0mg chol, 1g prot, 12g carbs, 4g fiber, 82mg sod, 8g sugar