- 2 cups of fresh watermelon chunks (seedless)
- 1 frozen banana
- 1/2 cup of Greek yogurt (plain or vanilla)
- 1/2 cup of coconut water or regular water
- 1 tablespoon of honey (optional, for added sweetness)
- Juice of 1 lime
- A handful of fresh mint leaves
- Ice cubes (optional, for extra chill)
- Start by cutting the watermelon into chunks, discarding the rind and seeds if any. Place the watermelon chunks into a blender.
- Peel the frozen banana and add it to the blender along with the Greek yogurt.
- Pour in the coconut water or regular water to help with blending. If you prefer a sweeter smoothie, add a tablespoon of honey as well.
- Squeeze the juice of one lime into the blender. Lime adds a tangy and refreshing twist to the smoothie.
- Toss in a handful of fresh mint leaves to enhance the flavor and give a cooling effect.
- Blend all the ingredients together until you achieve a smooth and creamy consistency. If desired, add a few ice cubes to make the smoothie extra chilled.
- Once blended, pour the watermelon bliss smoothie into glasses.
- Garnish with a sprig of mint or a slice of watermelon for an appealing presentation.
- Serve immediately and enjoy the refreshing and healthy watermelon smoothie!
Note: You can customize this recipe by adding other fruits like berries, pineapple, or mango for added flavor variations. Feel free to experiment and adjust the ingredients according to your taste preferences.