Summer smoothie recipes to get your taste buds tingling

Summer smoothie recipes to get your taste buds tingling

Is there anything better than an ice cold, refreshingly sweet smoothie to help you rehydrate in the summer sun? We think not!

With the weather set to get warmer, what better time than now to share some of our favourite fresh fruit smoothie recipes? Are you ready to get creative in the kitchen? Read on to discover some of our most loved delicious drinks.


Mango Berry Banana

This fruity smoothie is tasty, healthy, and really easy to make. Freeze your ingredients in advance to reduce prep time and feel free to add or subtract the dates and banana depending on how sweet you want yours to be. High in potassium, electrolytes and vitamins, this drink is sure to be a firm family favourite:

Easy peasy strawberry

This quick and refreshing dairy free smoothie is a great option for those who are vegan, or who don’t eat dairy. Using just 3 ingredients you’re already bound to have in your home, this is a simple recipe that’s great to get the kids involved in too:

Virgin Piña Colada  

Reminisce on those beach side holidays with this vacation classic. Silky smooth and deliciously sweet, just substitute the alcohol for a scoop of protein powder and you’ve got yourself the perfect post workout treat!

Jump start smoothie

Perfect for promoting good gut health with ginger and natural yoghurt, and packed with energy boosting vitamins and minerals, this tangy smoothie is the perfect boost to kick start your day. Option: add in a handful of spinach for some extra hidden nutrients!

Totally tropical smoothie bowl

Fancy something a little different than your regular smoothie? Why not try your hand at creating a smoothie bowl? A little thicker than your average smoothie, with a consistency similar to a sorbet, this is a great option for those looking for a healthy after dinner sweet treat. Be sure to experiment with lots of different toppings – the more the merrier!


If you decide to give any of these recipes a go, we’d love to see pictures! Feel free to share them with us, and join the conversation over on our social media channels, @MillerHomesUK.