Try this healthy and delicious papaya ginger smoothing recipe to give you a good pick me up during the day.
2 1/2 cups papaya chunks
1 cup ice cubes
2/3 cup nonfat plain yogurt
1 tablespoon finely chopped peeled fresh ginger
1 tablespoon honey
Juice of 2 lemons
16 fresh mint leaves, plus 4 sprigs for garnish
- Refrigerate papaya until very cold, at least 1 hour or overnight.
- Blend papaya, ice, yogurt, ginger, honey, and lemon juice in a blender.
- Add up to 1/4 cup water, 1 tablespoon at a time, until mixture is smooth and thinned to desired consistency.
- Blend in mint leaves. Garnish with mint sprigs (optional)
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