Rhubarb and ginger smoothie!

I’m not going to post a picture (you know what a smoothie looks like!) or make this a long drawn out post. I just had a smoothie containing a bit of fresh rhubarb from the garden and it was really delicious, so I thought I’d quickly jot down the ingredients.

Soya milk (maybe 2/3 pint?)

an apple

a banana

a small carrot (I like thick smoothies and carrots work really well to bulk them up and add extra vitamins – probably don’t work in a lower powered blender though)

a sliver of ginger (I’d frozen a box of these to add to smoothies, which works really well. They also grate into food more easily when frozen!)

about 3 frozen plums (I say “about” because they’d been sliced and were kind of lumped together)

1 Tbs flax seeds (optional, for omega 3 goodliness)

A section of rhubarb stick, about 5cm long? Not huge, but the stick was quite fat!

All that got blended up in my high-powered blender and made just over a pint. It was delicious, one of the nicest smoothies I’ve had for a while, not too sweet, not too sharp, a bit creamy from the soya milk and really fruity!

5 Comments on “Rhubarb and ginger smoothie!”

  1. TGR Worzel says:

    That sounds good. Rhubarb is delicious…!


  2. ahimsa269 says:

    I have Beene raving rhubarb but didn’t want to make a crumble – thanks so much!!! 🙂


  3. LuluRoberts says:

    Love the tip about freezing ginger!

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  4. brugesvegan says:

    sounds lovely. I have plenty of rhubarb in the garden, will give this a try!


  5. Rebecca says:

    That sounds really delicious, thanks for the ginger tip too!


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