A decadent smoothie with the cool punch of peppermint makes a refreshing treat for chocolate lover's! Perfect for a nourishing meal-replacement or split with a loved one for dessert.
1 cup full fat coconut milk*
A handful of fresh peppermint leaves
1 tablespoon cacao
1/2 cup ice cubes
1 scoop chocolate Paleo Meal, Pure Paleo Protein, Organic Pea Protein, or Whey Cool**
Add all ingredients except for the protein powder into a high-speed blender. Blend until smooth. Add the protein powder and blend on low until incorporated to ensure the delicate protein structure stays intact.
*Avocado and filtered water make a nice substitution for milk. Keep in mind that healthy fats are key for proper body function, blood sugar regulation, and satiety.
**To learn more about our favorite protein powders, please read this article.
Check out our smoothie inspiration post for more options and add-in ideas!