RECIPE: Strawberry Lemonade Smoothie

Photo Credit: Joyce Isleta

Summer is basically here, the weather is hot and it’s time to say goodbye to sweaters and hello to bathing suits. And there’s no better way to beat the heat than with this thirst quenching strawberry lemonade smoothie by using some of the season’s freshest fruits. This simple recipe is great for relaxing by the pool or cooling off with friends. Either way, this recipe makes for an easy, tart and tasteful summer delight.

Strawberry Lemonade Smoothie
Makes 2 smoothies
2 cups lemonade
2 cups fresh or frozen strawberries
1 cup strawberry  yogurt (low fat or fat free if desired)
1/2 cup of ice
Garnish with a slice of lemon (optional)

1. Combine ice and lemonade in blender until ice is crushed.
2. Add strawberries and yogurt to blender.  Process until smooth.
3. Pour into glass and garnish with a lemon slice if desired.

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