Probiotic Smoothie recipe @HarvardHealth

Harvard Health


Probiotics are good bacteria that keep the gut healthy and help fight infections and #inflammation. Fermented foods like yogurt, pickles, sauerkraut, and sourdough bread are great sources: #HarvardHealth

Smoothies are a quick and easy way to get probiotics. Here is a recipe that is ideal for a breakfast, snack, or post-workout drink. Combine all the ingredients in a blender or food processor and blend until smooth.

Simple Fruit Smoothie

1 cup plain nonfat yogurt

1/4 cup orange juice

1/2 banana, cut into pieces

1/2 cup fresh or frozen blueberries

1/2 cup ice

Servings: 1

Serving size: 12 ounces

Nutrition: 260 calories, 0.5 g total fat, 0 g saturated fat, 0 mg cholesterol, 110 mg sodium, 42 g total carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 26 g total sugars (includes 0 g added sugar), 24 g protein

Source: The Harvard Medical School 6-Week Plan for Healthy Eating.

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