Smoothies are a great way to start your day or get a quick and easy meal or snack. They are packed with nutrients and can be customised to your liking. But did you know that adding Nut Butter to your smoothies can make them even more nutritious and delicious?
Here are some reasons why you should add Nut Butter to your smoothies:
- Nut Butter adds protein and healthy fats. Protein and healthy fats are essential nutrients that help you feel full and satisfied, which can help you eat less throughout the day. They also help to keep your blood sugar levels stable, which can prevent cravings and improve your overall energy levels.
- Nut Butter adds creaminess and texture. Nut Butter can help to make your smoothies thicker and creamier, which can make them more satisfying and enjoyable to drink. It can also help to add a bit of texture to your smoothies, which can make them more interesting and flavourful.
- Nut Butter adds flavour. Our Nut Butters come in a variety of flavours, so you can find one that you enjoy and that will complement the other ingredients in your smoothie. For example, Peanut Butter pairs well with chocolate, banana, and berries, while Almond Butter pairs well with tropical fruits like mango and pineapple.
- Nut Butter is a good source of vitamins and minerals. This includes magnesium, potassium, and vitamin E. These nutrients are essential for good health and can help to improve your overall well-being.
If you are looking for a way to make your smoothies more nutritious and delicious, adding Nut Butter is a great option.
Here are some tips for adding nut butter to your smoothies:
- Start with a small amount of Nut Butter and add more to taste.
- Use a natural Nut Butter that is made with only raw ingredients - such as 99th Monkey Nut Butters. Avoid Nut Butters that contain added sugar and oils.
- Blend the Nut Butter until it is creamy. This will help prevent the Nut Butter from clumping in your smoothie.
- Experiment with different types of Nut Butters. We make a range of different types of Nut Butters, so you are sure to find one that you enjoy.
Here are some ideas for smoothies that you can make with Nut Butter:
- Peanut Butter and banana smoothie. This is a classic smoothie that is always a hit. Simply blend together Peanut Butter, banana, milk, and ice.
- Almond Butter and berry smoothie. This smoothie is packed with antioxidants and nutrients. Simply blend together Almond Butter, berries, yogurt, and ice.
- ABC Butter and tropical fruits smoothie. This smoothie is a refreshing and flavourful way to start your day. Simply blend together ABC Butter, mango, pineapple, and ice.
- Pistachio and Almond Butter kiwi fruit smoothie. This smoothie involves kiwi fruit, banana, oats, spinach, Pistachio and Almond Butter, milk and ice.
I hope this blog post has convinced you to add Nut Butter to your smoothies! It is a delicious and nutritious way to boost the nutritional value of your smoothies and make them more satisfying and enjoyable to drink. So next time you are making a smoothie, reach for the Nut Butter!