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Kale, apple and cucumber smoothie

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Anyone else love Giada?  I have a million of her cookbooks and cook from them almost every other night!  She is a staple in my home!  This amazing green smoothie has quickly become my morning ritual.  Even my kids love it!  Vitamin packed and perfect for kickstarting your day! green smoothie

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Kale,Apple and Cucumber Smoothie

yeilds 2 1/4 cups; serves 2

1 cup ice

1/2 cup water

1 large apple, such as Fuji, peeled, cored and cut into 1/2 in. pieces

1 medium cucumber, peeled, seeded and cut into 1/2 in. pieces

4 large kale leaves, center rib removed

1 celery stalk coarsely chopped

Combine all ingredients in high power blender and blend on high speed until smooth.


This new book from Giada "Feel Good Food"  is so great~  It's packed with little tips and tricks to keep healthy and fueled up.  Beauty tips, food and fitness!  It's a must have in your kitchen!giada cookbook