Smoothies Citrus Carrot-Apple-Beet Retreat Smoothie

Ingredients:

  • 1 beet
  • 2 carrots
  • 1 orange
  • ½ tsp freshly grated ginger
  • 1 green apple
  • 1 tsp flaxseeds/soaked chia seeds
  • ¼ cup coconut water
  • Ice cubes as per preference

Combine all the ingredients in a blender and process. Pour into tall glasses and serve.

Citrus Carrot-Apple-Beet Retreat Smoothie

Nutrient Profile of the Ingredients

Orange is a rich source of many nutrients such as vitamin C, potassium, folic acid and fibre.

Green apple is rich in fibre, potassium, vitamin K and antioxidants.

Chia seeds are loaded with fibre, good fats, protein, calcium, iron and magnesium.

Ginger root is anti-inflammatory and is full of minerals such as potassium, manganese, magnesium and copper.

Flaxseeds is crammed with fibre, protein, omega 3 & 6 fatty acids, iron, calcium, B vitamins, magnesium, phosphorous, potassium, zinc, copper manganese and selenium.

Coconut Water is a low calorie drink with natural fats, lot of potassium and hydrates electrolytes.

Carrot has loads of vitamin A, fiber, vitamin K, potassium and antioxidants.

Beetroot is very rich in folate, and is a good source of manganese, potassium, copper, dietary fiber, magnesium, phosphorus, vitamin C, iron and vitamin B6.