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Satisfying Summer Smoothies

A raspberry smoothie with a background of raspberries

Summer is in full swing here in Mt. Prospect, IL which means it is the perfect time to enjoy a refreshing smoothie. The Eclipse at 1450 Blog is here to share a few of our favorite smoothie recipes that are sure to satisfy your thirst and help you stay cool. 


Lime, Ginger and Coconut Smoothie

This recipe offers a taste of the tropics with a delicious blend of tropical fruits and flavors. You will love the mix of sweet, tart, and spicy for a satisfying and refreshing beverage you will want to make again and again. Fresh ginger, lime juice, lime zest, and coconut milk or coconut water are just a few of the delicious ingredients you will need. 


Pineapple-Blueberry Smoothie

This unsuspecting pairing makes for a delicious and unique beverage with the perfect balance of sweet and tart flavors. You also need just four simple ingredients: coconut water, low-fat vanilla yogurt, pineapple chunks, and frozen blueberries. Blend until smooth, serve immediately, and enjoy!


Mango Banana Smoothie

Enjoy tropical flavors without leaving home as you sip on this delightful mango banana smoothie. No added sugar is needed thanks to the natural sweetness from the mangos and bananas. Blend in oats or corn flakes for a wholesome and filling breakfast. Add cashews or almonds and blend to add a rich, smooth, and nutty taste. 


Strawberry, Mango and Guava Smoothie

This refreshing smoothie includes one of our favorite fruits: guava! Here is everything you will need to make it: fresh or frozen strawberries, fresh or frozen mango, fresh or frozen banana, guava juice, coconut water, ground flaxseed, and coconut flakes. 


What are your favorite smoothie recipes? Feel free to share them with us in the comments. Thanks for reading our apartment community’s blog and we hope you have an amazing summer filled with smoothies and smiles!