Green Smoothie with Avocado & Dried Figs

If you haven't tried a green smoothie with avocado yet, you don't know what you're missing. They're creamy and dreamy with dried figs.

If you’ve ever craved dessert that won’t wreck your best healthy eating intentions, there’s a good chance this simple green smoothie is for you. This green smoothie with avocado is creamy and simply dreamy with the addition of sweet Blue Ribbon Orchard Choice or Sun-Maid California Figs. We use golden figs to keep the color nice and perky green, but feel free to use Mission Figs instead. While this milkshake alternative is great as a dessert, it also makes a good drink for breakfast, as it’s chock full of fiber, or sip one after working out.

California Fig Fiber Smoothie

California figs are full of fiber and make a great addition to an easy green smoothie. One taste of this California Fig Fiber Smoothie will have you hooked.
Nutrition
Servings 2 people

Ingredients

Instructions

  • Freeze the figs for 15 minutes.
  • Place the almond milk, spinach, avocado, water, lemon juice, and figs into a blender in that order.
  • Puree until smooth.

Notes

Recipe and photo by Annelies Zijderveld

If you make this recipe, snap a photo and tag us @valleyfig —we’d love to see what you’re cooking on Instagram and Facebook!

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