Fast and Fabulous Green Delight

Cucumber, green apple, celery, lime, spinach, and mint give this good-for-you smoothie its name.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups (400 g) pineapple, peeled, cubed
  • 1 green apple, seeded, cored, quartered
  • 1 Lebanese cucumber, quartered
  • 3 stalks celery, diced
  • 2 Tablespoons lime juice
  • 1½ cup (45 g) baby spinach
  • 1 inch (3 cm) fresh ginger root
  • ¼ bunch mint leaves
  • 2 cups (260 g) ice cubes

Directions

  1. Place all ingredients into the Vitamix Container in the order listed and secure lid.
  2. Select Variable 1.
  3. Turn machine on and slowly increase speed to Variable 10, then to High.
  4. Blend for 1 minute.
  5. Serve with lime wedges and mint sprigs.