Superfood acai combines with tart cherries and almond butter for a deliciously rich fruit smoothie recipe. Adding nut butter is the secret to making this healthy vegan smoothie so creamy. Source: EatingWell Magazine, July/August 2016

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Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Combine almond milk, acai, cherries, almond butter and maple syrup in a blender. Puree until smooth.



Acai is a reddish-purple berry native to Central and South America. Look for frozen pouches of acai puree near other frozen fruit in natural-foods markets or online. Break into chunks before using.

Nutrition Facts

281 calories; 16.5 g total fat; 2.6 g saturated fat; 138 mg sodium. 548 mg potassium; 29.3 g carbohydrates; 6.7 g fiber; 19 g sugar; 6.7 g protein; 1044 IU vitamin a iu; 5 mg vitamin c; 12 mcg folate; 219 mg calcium; 2 mg iron; 64 mg magnesium; 9 g added sugar;