Updated: May 4
This delicious creamy dragon fruit smoothie comes packed with added protein, antioxidants and of course some good healthy fats and added fiber.
Adding walnuts to the mix, not only gives us that much needed essential fats, but it is high in antioxidants. Walnuts are known to be one of the highest nut sources when it comes to the antioxidant availability.
The high antioxidants in walnuts come from Vitamin E, melatonin, along with plant compounds known as polyphenols.
Walnuts are super high in your omega 3 fats, even more reason to add to your lifestyle.
Another interesting benefit is that, walnuts have several plant compounds and the nutrients like magnesium, certain amino acids, along with Omega 3’s that may help decrease inflammation, which is a key culprit in many chronic diseases.
VANILLA WHITE DRAGON FRUIT CREAM
Serv: 2 Pax
1 Frozen Banana
1/2 Cup frozen dragon fruit (white)
1/3 Cup walnuts
1 Serving of Kids Good Stuff Vanilla Caramel
1/2 Cup fresh white dragon fruit
1 Cup of walnut milk
1 Tbsp Monk Fruit Syrup ** Optional
In your blender, add all the ingredients, blend until smooth. Pour half into each glass, sprinkle with toasted chocolate coconut flakes from @cocobynuco. These coconut flakes are great for a grain-free all natural snack. No added sugar, vegan, gluten-free Non-GMO and of course Paleo friendly. They add the perfect crunch to the mix.
After you have sprinkled your toasted coconut, optional to add a dollop of coconut cream.
Finally sprinkle with some fresh chopped dragon fruit and a little more toasted coconut.