Sneak More Veggies Into The Kids’ Meals With This Delish Sweet Potato & Mango Smoothie

  • Sneak More Veggies Into The Kids’ Meals With This Delish Sweet Potato & Mango Smoothie

    I’m forever trying to sneak veggies into smoothies and I find the golden rule is to match the veggie colour with the fruit colour, that’s why this smoothie works so well; mango and sweet potato!

    We eat a lot of sweet potatoes in our family and not just because they taste great, they are a nutritional powerhouse. They are full of antioxidants, anti-inflammatory properties and fibre, making them perfect for kids (and mummas) of all ages.

    Sneak More Veggies Into The Kids’ Meals With This Delish Sweet Potato & Mango Smoothie

    Sweet Potato & Mango Smoothie

    I’m forever trying to sneak veggies into smoothies and I find the golden rule is to match the veggie colour with the fruit colour, that’s why this smoothie works so well;…

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    Servings: 2

    Ingredients:

    • 2 medium sweet potatoes, cooked
    • 1 cup mango chunks
    • ¼ cup mixed nuts or seeds
    • 1 tsp vanilla bean powder
    • 1/2 tsp cinnamon (optional)
    • 4 cups milk of your choice

    Directions:

    STEP 1

    Give the potato skin a good clean

    Cook them in the oven or steam them over hot water

    STEP 2

    Pop everything in the blender and whiz it until all the lumps are gone and you’re left with a delicious thick smoothie.

    Tip: Looking to make things quicker? Steam your sweet potato up the night before and pop it in the fridge, ready for the next morning!

    For more information about this nutritional powerhouse veggie, check out Australian Sweet Potatoes.