Healthy Drink Recipes

Healthy drink recipes such as fruit and vegetable juices, smoothies, and protein shakes help you stay energized. And, healthy drinks like green smoothies will aid with digestion, removal of toxins from your body, hydration and generally help you feel more refreshed.

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Our Top 10 Most-Pinned Smoothie Recipes

Packed with fresh fruits and veggies, smoothies are a great -- and delicious -- way to get your fill of energy-boosting proteins and healthy fats. Blend your way to better health with the top 10 most-repinned smoothies from our Pinterest boards.
By Emily Goldman

Martha's Favorite Green Juice

Every morning Martha drinks this immune-boosting cocktail of nutritious fruits and vegetables. Her refreshing green juice recipe allows for plenty of substitutions. Don’t have pears on hand? Add an apple instead! Have some fresh spinach or kale that needs to get used? Either works great. With this vibrant and versatile formula on hand, it’s easy to drink green.

Banana-Blueberry Smoothie

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Whip up this three-ingredient healthy smoothie recipe with just three ingredients—nonfat plain yogurt, banana, and frozen blueberries. Feel free to substitute the blueberries with any other frozen fruit you like.

Avocado-Banana Smoothie

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Try sipping your avocado -- this tropical-tasting avocado smoothie makes a satisfying breakfast or snack.

Green Machine Smoothie

Detox Cred: Starting the day with this nutrient-dense elixir is a delicious way to charge your system with nutrients. Dark leafy greens are extremely alkalizing, meaning they foster a more neutral body environment for better functioning enzymes, compared with acid-forming foods like meats and dairy.

Pineapple and Ginger Smoothie

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Drink up! The fresh ginger in this tropical pineapple smoothie adds a layer of spice that'll give your morning a kick.

Anti-Cancer Smoothie

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The powerful ingredients in this smoothie recipe from William Li of the Angiogenesis Foundation's Eat to Defeat Cancer initiative pack a healthy punch, helping to lower your risk of several types of cancer.

Papaya-Ginger Smoothie

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Papaya has a slight muskiness that makes it a good partner for both mild and assertive ingredients. Coupling it with mint gives this quick-to-fix smoothie a bright, clean taste.

Banana-Yogurt Smoothie

A sneaky spoonful or two of flaxseeds is enough to help this morning smoothie make you feel like a star.

Cinnamon-Orange Black Tea

Cinnamon sticks and orange peel are toasted to express the aromatics, then teamed with Assam tea in a French press to create an invigorating elixir.

Cucumber-Pear Juice

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This is a refreshing drink with a gingery zing to it.
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Inspiration and Ideas

Healthy Breakfast Smoothies in a Rainbow of Colors
For a refreshing, nutritious, and fast start to the day, make a good-for-you smoothie part of your breakfast routine.
Strawberry-Grapefruit Smoothie
Start your morning with this zingy, antioxidant-packed smoothie.

Strawberry Soy Smoothie

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Read the soy milk label, and choose one that is low in sugar and fortified with calcium.