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Double Chocolate Cherry Smoothie

Double Chocolate Cherry Smoothie

If you find your sweet tooth waking up bright and early, start your day with this Double Chocolate Cherry Smoothie!

That’s right! You can have chocolate for breakfast and it doesn’t have to be bad for you. Don’t believe me? Just look at the ingredient list.

Double Chocolate Cherry Smoothie

Featuring unsweetened almond milk, a healthy handful of spinach, a spoonful of chia seeds for added fat and fiber and a double dose of chocolate from cocoa powder and Garden of Life smooth chocolate organic protein powder, this beverage is one of the best ways to load up on essential nutrients while also satisfying your sweet cravings.

With a hint of fruit from fiber and antioxidant-rich frozen cherries, you’d never know that this dessert-like drink packs four superfoods per serving.

Double Chocolate Cherry Smoothie
Double Chocolate Cherry Smoothie
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  • 1 cup Heinen’s unsweetened almond milk
  • 1 handful frozen spinach
  • 1 Tbsp. chia seeds
  • 1 Tbsp. cacao powder
  • 1 scoop Garden of Life smooth chocolate organic plant protein powder
  • ½ cup Heinen's frozen cherries
  • Ice cubes


  1. Add all ingredients to a blender and blend until smooth.

Double Chocolate Cherry Smoothie

Melanie Jatsek
By Melanie Jatsek RD, LD
Heinen's Chief Dietitian, Melanie Jatsek, RD, LD believes that the answer to a strong, healthy and vibrant body lies within. As a published author with over 20 years of experience in wellness program development, health coaching and professional speaking, Melanie offers expert guidance through Heinen's Club Fx program to help customers take inspired action to build the healthy body they were meant to live in without giving up their favorite foods.

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