Pineapple, Apricot and Mango Smoothie

Summer fruits makes a great drink, they are full packed with juices and sugars that makes any drink both yummy-sweet and juicy-refreshing, and of-course ha lots of great vitamins in them.

This quick recipe is for a fresh pineapple, apricots & mango combination smoothie and boy do they make a great combination. Fresh & refreshing, super easy to make and wildly versatile.

Ingredients:

1 cup fresh pineapple, cubed
3 medium apricots, halved
½ cup frozen mango
½ cup ice
1 cup orange juice
½ cup cold water
1 tbsp maple syrup
2 tsp grenadine (optional)

Method:

Blend the fruits, ice and juice together in an electric blender until smoothie consistency.

Add in the water, stir

Pour to large glasses and slowly top each glass with a tsp of grenadine.

* for an extra sweet flavour – stir the grenadine in before drinking

Tips:

For an evening version, replace the water with light rum (Pineapple Malibu works wonders with this one).

Or replace the water with yogurt for a creamier shake.

Try adding couple of mints leaves for a bit of depth, or pinch of chilli for some kick.


Enjoy!