Patriotic Layered Smoothie Recipe for the 4th of July

Summer is just around the corner and with it always brings one of my top five favorite holidays – 4th of July! There is something about the middle of summer, perfect sunny days, with everyone off work spending time together at a park or barbecue and lighting off fireworks! In the spirit of upcoming summer time and a love of the red, white, and blue, I have a fun Patriotic Layered Smoothie recipe to share today!

Patriotic Layered Smoothie

Patriotic Layered Smoothie Recipe



Ingredients: 

  • 1 frozen Banana
  • 1 cup Vanilla Yogurt
  • 1/2 cup frozen Cherries
  • 1/2 cup frozen Blueberries
  • 1 cup Acai Juice
  • 1/4 cup Milk
  • 1 1/2 cup Ice

patriotic layered smoothie
In a blender, combine 1/4 banana, 1/4 cup yogurt, 1/2 cup cherries, 1/2 cup acai juice and 1/2 cup ice. Blend until smooth and divide among 3-4 glasses. Be careful to keep sides of glass clean. Place in freezer for 30 minutes to help keep layers separate. This will give you your bottom red layer.

patriotic smoothie process

In a blender, combine 1/2 banana, 1/2 cup yogurt, 1/4 cup milk and 1/2 cup ice. This will create your creamy white layer. Blend until smooth and divide among the glasses. Be careful to keep sides of glass clean.  Place in freezer for 30 minutes to help keep layers separate.

patriotic smoothie 3In a blender, combine 1/4 banana, 1/4 cup yogurt, 1/2 cup blueberries, 1/2 cup acai juice and 1/2 cup ice. Blend until smooth and divide among 3-4 glasses. Be careful to keep sides of glass clean. Place in freezer until ready to serve to help keep layers separate.

 

Patriotic Layered Smoothie Recipe

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Patriotic Layered Smoothie Recipe
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Serves: 3-4
 
Festive Patriotic layered smoothie recipe is perfect for your summer parties and 4th of July!
Ingredients:
  • 1 frozen Banana
  • 1 cup Vanilla Yogurt
  • ½ cup frozen Cherries
  • ½ cup frozen Blueberries
  • 1 cup Acai Juice
  • ¼ cup Milk
  • 1½ cup Ice
Directions:
  1. In a blender, combine ¼ banana, ¼ cup yogurt, ½ cup cherries, ½ cup acai juice and ½ cup ice. Blend until smooth and divide among 3-4 glasses. Be careful to keep sides of glass clean. Place in freezer for 30 minutes to help keep layers separate.
  2. In a blender, combine ½ banana, ½ cup yogurt, ¼ cup milk and ½ cup ice. Blend until smooth and divide among the glasses. Be careful to keep sides of glass clean. Place in freezer for 30 minutes to help keep layers separate.
  3. In a blender, combine ¼ banana, ¼ cup yogurt, ½ cup blueberries, ½ cup acai juice and ½ cup ice. Blend until smooth and divide among 3-4 glasses. Be careful to keep sides of glass clean. Place in freezer until ready to serve to help keep layers separate.

 

How do you celebrate for the 4th of July?

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Hi, I'm Janel! I'm the owner and lead blogger here at A Mom's Take. I have four little boys age 7 and under. I am a Phoenix based mom blogger and love the sun. I love to travel and have been known for planning trips specifically to hit the roller coasters! I also love digital scrapbook and design and I'm obsessed with board games.

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