Friday, April 19, 2013

Top 10 Easy Blender Recipes


I have had so much fun with my Vitamix over the last few months.  Not only have I dove into their fabulous recipes, but I dove into my favorites.

If you haven't had a chance, pop on over to their Facebook page and like them.  They have the most fabulous recipes and I am in love with the quality of my blender.  

A lot of readers have said that they would make a smoothie first.  I have to agree.  Get ice, kale, a whole apple (seeds removed) whatever you like and toss it in.  This blender chews it up.  Chad said that he loves smoothies in the Vitamix because they are now the quality of ones we used to buy.  Smooth smoothies, what a concept.

Here are some of our recipes that I have made in the Vitamix 5200 and found them to be even easier than before:

Check out our Vitamix 5200 Giveaway Winner.  Did you win???

Smooth Smoothies

Sweet Blueberry Banana Milk Shake/Smoothie is packed with antioxidants and immune boosters.  only 3 grams of fat per serving!!

Family favorite now without chunks!   A fantastic way to start your morning, this delicious 24 ounce Banana Orange Smoothie has 238 cal and 10g Protein!!!

With only 5 ingredients and a few minutes this fantastic Strawberry Banana Smoothie is simple and delicious.

Ice Cream

Simple 3 Ingredient Reese's Peanut Butter "Ice Cream" my version of the chocolate peanut butter sensation in a light and delicious ice cream. You are going to love it!

Simple 2 Ingredient Chocolate Ice Cream.  Naturally sweet.  No preservatives and its my 3 year old's favorite dessert.

Two simple ingredients for a creamy crunchy Pecan Banana "Ice Cream".

Frozen Cocktails

This fabulous Strawberry Lime Margarita is simple and amazing!  Made with lime simple syrup the depth of flavor is masterful.

This Classic Pina Colada is a mini vacation in a glass. With triple coconut & pineapple it's sure to take you straight to the island of Puerto Rico!

The Classic Frozen Margarita made with Jose Cuervo Gold is a perfectly sweet frozen cocktail that will transport you to Margaritaville!

The Best Ever Strawberry Daiquiri - the ONLY strawberry daiquiri recipe you will ever need!


  1. Rats, I didn't win---but at least I can ogle all your gorgeous recipes. I'm doing a MUCH smaller giveaway on my site today, and the gourmet simple syrups would be great with some of those cocktails you made :)

  2. What a great collection of recipes! Definitely one to save for summer. Those cocktails are looking mighty good to me right now :)

  3. Yum! I'm making ice cream tonight using Olive and Sinclair's brittle made with cocoa nibs that were smoked in the Benton Bacon facility. Crack. It's crack.

  4. Yummy,, delicious Food ^_^ ... :)


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