Winter Recipes

From healthy green smoothies and juices to shareable game day appetizers, start off the new year with this wide variety of flavorful recipes.


Green Smoothies

Emerald Smoothie

Emerald Smoothie

Pineapple and vanilla yogurt give this green smoothie a light, citrus flavor that will keep you coming back for more.

Alan’s Going Green Smoothie

Alan’s Going Green Smoothie

In addition to green grapes, spinach, and pineapple, a bit of jalapeño rounds out the flavor and adds a kick to this sweet smoothie.

Peachy Green Smoothie

Peachy Green Smoothie

Full of peach flavor, this smoothie perfectly masks the spinach that gives it a green hue.

It's Easy Being Green Smoothie

It's Easy Being Green Smoothie

As the name suggests, this smoothie packs plenty of good-for-you-greens in one glass. For added nutrition, substitute kale for spinach.

Whole Fruit Juices

Carrot Orange Juice

Carrot Orange Juice

Oranges, carrots, and ice are all you need for this easy-to-make Vitamix juice.

Breakfast Zinger Juice

Breakfast Zinger Juice

Start your day with this blend of energizing fruits and veggies.

Ginger Greens Juice

Ginger Greens Juice

A delicate mix of cucumbers, celery, apples, and kale will give you a little extra pick-up that will keep you feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.

Orange Juice Plus

Orange Juice Plus

Give fresh orange juice an unexpected twist with a splash of vanilla extract.

Game Day Foods

Chipotle Peanut Sauce

Chipotle Peanut Sauce

An Asian-inspired topping, ideal for homemade Pad Thai or as a sauce for chicken wings.

Asian Buffalo Sauce

Asian Buffalo Sauce

Classic Asian flavors are brightened up with the addition of a whole orange—including a bit of the peel—and fresh ginger, making this a tasty twist on buffalo sauce.

Gin-Ger Beer Cocktail

Gin-Ger Beer Cocktail

Gin and ginger give this recipe both its name and enticing flavor.

Thin Crust Pizza Dough

Thin Crust Pizza Dough

Make the perfect pizza by starting out with this homemade dough mixed right in your Vitamix.

Date Night Recipes

Berry Sorbet with Mixed Spices

Berry Sorbet with Mixed Spices

Nutmeg, cinnamon, allspice, and fresh mint complement a variety of berries in this sweet and refreshing sorbet.

Spicy Kale with Polenta

Spicy Kale with Polenta

Crushed red pepper adds a hint of spice and goat cheese mellows out the flavor in this polenta dish.

Blueberry Coulis

Blueberry Coulis

Try adding some of your homegrown blueberries and some extra lemon juice for a fresh, zesty flavor.

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Lemon Thyme Dipping Sauce

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Lemon Thyme Dipping Sauce

Whether or not you enjoy Brussels sprouts, this flavorful recipe makes the perfect dinner party side dish.