Ginger Blueberry Smoothie (with Secret Ingredient!)

Try this satisfying smoothie for a post-workout boost

Ginger Blueberry Smoothie
Photo: Emily von Euw

Sometimes, I don’t wanna eat my vegetables. That’s where secret ingredients come in handy. You’d never know (except now I’ve told you) that this delicious, sweet, fruity smoothie recipe contains… broccoli! It’s hidden amongst the wonderful flavours of grape juice, pineapple, blueberries and ginger.

Makes 1 Smoothie


  • 1 frozen banana
  • 1/2 cup frozen blueberries
  • 2 Tbsp. hemp seeds
  • 1 cup broccoli
  • 2 cups grape juice
  • 1 tsp. ginger powder
  • 1/2 tsp. cinnamon powder
  • 1/2 cup pineapple

Optional Topping

  • Small handful of pistachios


Blend it all up and drink it all down. I topped mine with more bloobs and some chopped pistachios cuz why not!

Nutrition facts per serving: Calories 496; protein 13 g; fat 9 g; carbs 101 g.