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Energy-boosting – Pea...fect! Recipe

Serves

2

Ingredients

  • 3 handfuls of frozen petit pois
  • 2 handfuls of mint leaves
  • 2 handfuls of kale, stalks discarded, leaves shredded
  • 300 ml coconut water
  • ½ tsp virgin coconut oil
  • ½–1 tsp chlorella powder

Method

Put the petit pois, mint, kale, coconut water, coconut oil and chlorella in a blender and blend until smooth. Add extra coconut water if too thick.

Chlorella is a nutrient-rich green algae that helps to detoxify, cleanse, alkalise and protect the body, boosting energy levels as well as vitality.

An energy-giving combination of fibre, protein and carbs, peas also contain an assortment of health-protecting phytonutrients particularly saponins, which have been found to boost the immune system, reduce harmful LDL cholesterol and help to eliminate toxins.

Courtesy of Super Fresh Juices and Smoothies by Nicola Graimes, photography by Kate Whitaker, published by Ryland Peters & Small

                                         

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