Moringa Smoothie

Moringa is our new favorite superfood. It is a little tougher to find the leaves fresh, but you can replace the leaves with 1 tsp of powdered moringa. 

makes ~1.5 cups

ingredients

1 cup fresh moringa leaves

few leaves mint

2 Tbsp cashews

1-2 ripe bananas (frozen if you like your smoothies cooler)

1 inch piece of ginger

¼ tsp ground cardamom

1 cup water or coconut water

pinch salt

 

instructions

  1. Soak the cashews in warm water for 5 minutes. Do not discard the water. 
     
  2. Blend the moringa leaves, mint, cashews with 3 Tbsp soaking water, bananas, ginger cardamom, water, and salt until smooth.

ideas / variations

  • Top with your favorite fresh fruit, jam, syrup or even nut butter!