Acai, dark chocolate and Schizandra combine to create a rich, bold, flavored smoothie that is packed with antioxidants and protein! Perfect Acai is an amazing addition to smoothies, as it freeze dried and loaded with nutrients, blends easily, and can be stored without refrigeration for up to two years.
Dark Chocolate Acai & Schizandra Smoothie:
4 scoops Perfect Acai
3 tbsp. organic raw cacao
2 tbsp. raw honey
2 Organic bananas, chopped and frozen
1 cup organic unsweetened coconut milk
1 handful of ice
1 scoop Perfect Plant Protein, optional
1 tsp. Milk Colostrum
1/4 tsp. Schizandra Berry Extract
Directions: Combine all ingredients and blend until smooth. This smoothie has a bold dark chocolate flavor with a touch of Acai. The color is a rich brown with hints of deep purple. This shake would be perfect for pre-workout energy, or add a bit of protein and drink it post workout for recovery.
The health benefits:
- More than 25g of protein.
- Flu prevention.
- Anti-Inflammatory activity (including arthritis, colitis and other similar conditions.
- Antioxidants and Anti-aging: Colostrum is rich in antioxidants, mostly glutathione, the most powerful antioxidant known which protect your DNA, proteins and lipids from damages.
- Diabetes: Contains IGF-1 a growth factor similar to insulin which helps regulate blood sugar in the body.
- Improves sexual function, endurance and performance.
- Rejuvenates and restores respiratory functionality, power and circulation.
- Purifies the blood.
- Powerful cleansing, detoxification, and astringent properties.
- Increase energy dramatically.
- Help with weight loss.
- Build and strengthen lean muscles.
- Enhance skin, hair and nails.
- Maintain healthy Cholesterol.
- Maintain healthy blood sugar.
- Maintain cardiovascular health.