Smoothies are a great breakfast, lunch or snack option when you are looking for a quick but nutritious meal. While drinking smoothies is part of many people’s morning routines, why not switch it up and serve your smoothie in a bowl?
Smoothie bowls seem to be everywhere – from Pinterest, to restaurant menus – and we understand why. These thickened-up smoothies are a great base for fun and flavorful toppings that make smoothies a little more filling, fueling you for the day ahead.
Thicken your smoothie with chia seeds, bananas, peanut butter or yogurt and add your favorite toppings. Fresh fruit, dried fruit, more chia seeds, nuts, granola, coconut and even chocolate – everything but the kitchen sink.
These 7 simple smoothie bowl recipes will have you think twice the next time you want to pour your smoothie into the nearest glass. Whether you make one in your personal blender as a breakfast for one or whip them up in a blender for the entire family, smoothie bowls are sure to become a new breakfast favorite in your house. Grab the biggest spoon in the drawer and enjoy.
Almond Joy Smoothie Bowl from Food n’ Focus
Cherry Smoothie Bowl from Show me the Yummy
Berry Mango Coconut Layered Smoothie Bowl from Life Made Sweeter
Chocolate Trail Mix Protein Smoothie Bowl from Me and My Pink Mixer
Coconut Chai Smoothie Bowl from The Fit Fork
Berry Green Smoothie Bowl from Heather’s French Press
Blueberry Smoothie Bowl
Hm. So, I could, ostensibly, thicken my smoothie bowl with… Oatmeal?! An idea so radical, no one but myself has yet thought of it. LOL. Seriously, great ideas, here. I may add some of these to my morning bowl of oats. Chia seeds and fruit are already on that list.