Save on Pinterest

Blackberry Banana Smoothies

"I originally began blending up this simple beverage when our young girls shied away from berries," recalls Heidi Butts from Streetsboro, Ohio. "Now they're thrilled whenever I serve it. The thick fruity drink is a refreshing treat no matter what kind of berries you use."
  • Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 15 min.
  • Makes
    4 servings

Ingredients

  • 2 cups orange juice
  • 1/3 cup vanilla yogurt
  • 2 medium ripe bananas, cut into thirds and frozen
  • 1/2 cup fresh or frozen blackberries

Directions

  • In a blender, combine all ingredients. Cover and process until blended. Pour into chilled glasses; serve immediately.
Nutrition Facts
3/4 cup: 136 calories, 1g fat (1g saturated fat), 1mg cholesterol, 14mg sodium, 32g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 2g fiber), 2g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 starch, 1 fruit.

Recommended Video

Reviews

Click stars to rate
Average Rating:
  • pattiejean
    Jul 7, 2020

    One word: YUM! This was a cinch to whip up using frozen berries and bananas, and was a perfect healthy and light "snack" for a warm summer evening! I keep bananas in the freezer for using in recipes, so I just cut them into chunks and tossed into the blender. Will definitely make again. VFE

  • TheChristmasLady
    May 29, 2010

    We were not a big fan of the acidic orange juice with the berry/vanilla taste. Before we right it off, we will try with cranraspberry juice.

  • daisey5
    May 9, 2010

    I thought it was good.

  • PennyD
    May 21, 2006

    No comment left