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16 Winter Smoothies You Need In Your Life Right Now

Pascale Day
by Pascale Day Published on 3 November 2015
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When the mornings are cold and the evenings are dark, the allure of smoothies can wane. Our tastebuds have lost their craving for tropical fruit flavours and ice cold beverages and want nothing but spiced apples and cinnamon and delicious warmth spreading across our tongues. But who said smoothies can't be seasonal? Wrap your tastebuds around these wintry delights.

1. Oaty chocolate hot smoothie

There's nothing better than a hot chocolate in the evenings when it's bitterly cold outside. But make it into a smoothie and you'll cut out a chuck of the calories. You can try it out here.

2. Warm apple pie smoothie

Warm apple pie is a classic in old 'Merica. There's a reason why they love it so much - because it tastes amazing. Get this warming smoothie down your gullet and feel instant gratification. Get the recipe here.

3. Warm ginger pear smoothie

Ginger is guaranteed to warm your cockles, so this ginger/pear mash up is perf for a winter morning. Try out this recipe here.

4. Peppermint smoothie

It's Christmas in a glass! Look at those candy canes! That minty green colour! If you're feeling scrooge-y put on a santa hat and get one of these down your gullet - before you know it you'll be spraying fake snow on the your windows and humming Slade. Get this Christmassy smoothie recipe here.

5. Apple cider smoothie

Nothing gets us ready for Christmas like a hot mug of apple cider whilst walking round the markets picking up crap we don't need. This is like that but gluten free, paleo and vegan. It's hot cider 2.0. Try this recipe here.

6. Gingerbread smoothie

It's like Christmas in your damn mouth! A gingerbread smoothie is the only thing to kick the festive season off right. You can find the recipe here.

7. Blueberry smoothie

Blueberry might not seem like a particularly wintery drink, but just look at that colour! It'll match your autumnal nails and lipstick, which is all you really want for your smoothie anyway, right? Try out this deliciousness here.

8. Orange spice zinger smoothie

Spiced orange is another winter classic. Pop these wintry flavours on your tastebuds and they'll love you forever. Find the recipe here.

9. Winter smoothie

It's the cinnamon in this one that makes it taste great on a blustery, bleak day. Plus, it's got plenty of fruit in it, so your immune system will be top notch over the winter period. Get the recipe here.

10. Ginger peach smoothie

Delicious warming ginger paired with the delicate flavour of peach - it just works. Give it a go here.

11. Pumpkin spice smoothie

It's the pumpkin spiced latte of the healthy world. You can't get much more wintry that a spiced pumpkin beverage. Try the PSS recipe here.

12. Skinny chocolate smoothie

Another great alternative to hot chocolate but with half the calories. Which means you can drink twice as much... Find the recipe here.

13. Spice Plum smoothie

Plum is another autumn favourite. Rich is colour, mellow in flavour. And it wouldn't be seasonal if it didn't have that touch of spice in it... Find the recipe here.

14. Pineapple nutmeg detox smoothie

Mixing summer with winter feels wrong and weird and we shouldn't care for it, but we TOTALLY do! And my God does it work. Seasons collide but we're into it. Find this flavour here.

15. Winter green smoothie

What better to cure your winter blues than a big glass of green! There's so much good stuff in this smoothie it's a miracle it fits into a glass. Try out this recipe here.

16. Carrot cake smoothie

Everyone likes carrot cake and anyone who says they don't is lying. This is like having the cake without the calories. It's the dream. Get the recipe here.

Do you have any other wintry smoothie recipes? Let us know! @sofeminineUK

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