Orange you glad it's Wednesday? April 29 2015

Smoothie of the week: Carrot-pineapple smoothie 

Ingredients:

3/4 cup frozen pineapple
1/3 cup orange juice
1/4 cup chopped carrot
1/2 frozen banana 

Using the smoothie strainer, put in the ingredients one by one into the juicer.

Fun facts about carrots:  

  • People originally grew carrots as medicine 
  • Carrots can be traced back about 5,000 years.
  • Carrots are an excellent source of vitamin A, providing more than 200% of your daily requirement in just one carrot.
  • Carrots can also be white, yellow, red, and purple. 
  • The voice of cartoon character Bugs Bunny, Mel Blanc, did not like carrots.  

Get the smoothie strainer attachment!