Mint chocolate protein shake in short glass in front and large glass behind. mint and avocado
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Mint Chocolate Protein Shake

This mint chocolate protein shake is the perfect snack or meal! It's vegan, gluten free, grain free and so easy to make! 
Prep Time3 mins
Total Time3 mins
Course: Smoothie
Cuisine: American
Keyword: smoothie
Servings: 1 shake
Calories: 312kcal
Author: Samantha Rowland

Ingredients

Instructions

  • In a high speed blender, combine the frozen zucchini coins with the avocado, mint leaves, peppermint extract and 1 1/3 cups of water. Blend well until smooth
  • Once the zucchini mixture is smooth, add the protein powder and addition 1/3 cup of water. This water may not be needed with a whey or paleo protein powder.  Blend well until smooth
  • Add 1 tbsp cacao nibs and blend 5 seconds, just long enough to break up the nibs and incorporate them. 
  • Serve cold

Nutrition

Calories: 312kcal | Carbohydrates: 17g | Protein: 34g | Fat: 14g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Sodium: 433mg | Potassium: 812mg | Fiber: 9g | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 890IU | Vitamin C: 43.3mg | Calcium: 68mg | Iron: 1.5mg