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11 Healthy Smoothie Recipes for the Holiday Season

Keep your body in tip-top shape throughout the holidays with these healthy smoothie recipes just in time for the holiday season.

With the holidays around the corner, a tirade of unhealthy treats is headed your way. After all, a little indulgence never hurt anyone.

However, a little indulgence every few days leads to an unfavorable result by the new year. It doesn’t hurt to hedge the bets in your favour while still enjoying sweet treats the healthy way.

Enter these fabulous healthy smoothie recipes. I’ve broken it into two posts because there are so many of them.

11 Fast and Healthy Smoothie Recipes for the Holiday Season

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Most people think of berries, greens, and bananas when it comes to smoothies but you can add pretty much anything you like to a smoothie including:-

Best Blender for Smoothies

To get the best out of your smoothies, consider investing in a good blender such as the Vitamix Professional Series 750 Blender or the more budget-friendly Ninja Professional Countertop Blender.

Vitamix Professional Series 750 Blender. best blender for smoothies in 2018

Vitamix Professional Series 750 Blender

Ninja Professional Countertop Blender. how to choose a blender for smoothies

Ninja Professional Countertop Blender

I also go into more detail about choosing the right blender in What to Look for When Choosing a Blender for Your Smoothies.

11 Healthy Smoothie Recipes for the Holidays

1. Healthy Pumpkin Eggnog Smoothie

Healthy Eggnog Smoothie, healthy breakfast smoothies

Everybody loves eggnog during the holidays. This pumpkin and eggnog smoothie from Raia’s Recipes doesn’t disappoint.

You can skip the cream topping to save on calories if you prefer. View the full recipe HERE.

2. Raspberry Gingerbread Smoothie

Raspberry Gingerbread Smoothie, healthy breakfast smoothies

I love me some gingerbread. The spice has a nice bite without being over the top. This raspberry gingerbread smoothie delivers in multiple ways too.

If you don’t like raspberries, you can substitute with something else. View the full recipe on Food Meanderings HERE.

3. Pumpkin Spice Smoothie

Pumpkin Pie Smoothie, healthy breakfast smoothies

Packed with plant-based ingredients and sugar-free, this pumpkin spice smoothie is also full of antioxidants and supplies an energy boost.

Makes for a great breakfast or a post-workout smoothie. See the full recipe for the pumpkin spice smoothie on Tinsy Fit HERE

4. Apple Pie Fall Smoothie


This apple pie fall smoothie contains some fantastic spices such as cinnamon, nutmeg, and cardamom.

Healthy, fast and delicious with low calories. View the full recipe on Ahead of Thyme HERE.

5. Vegan Chocolate, Coconut, Banana & Oat Smoothie

Vegan Chocolate, Coconut, Banana & Oat Smoothie, healthy breakfast smoothies

This smoothie is vegan-friendly and dairy free. It also contains unsweetened desiccated coconut. This will definitely fill you up and keep you going for most of the morning.

And there’s something in there for chocoholics too. View the full recipe on Honest Mum HERE.

6. Pomegranate Cranberry Antioxidant Smoothie

Pomegranate Cranberry Antioxidant Smoothie, healthy breakfast smoothies

Cranberries and pomegranates are so good for the health. Combined in this pomegranate cranberry smoothie, you get the best of both.

See the full recipe for the pomegranate cranberry smoothie on Pink Fortitude HERE.

Related Content: The Antioxidant Power of Cranberry Juice

7. Gingerbread Protein Smoothie

Healthy Gingerbread Protein Smoothie, healthy breakfast smoothies

Another one featuring the classic holiday ingredient – gingerbread. A scoop of protein powder makes it a great post-workout meal.

See the full recipe for the gingerbread protein smoothie on Zesty Olive HERE.

8. Green Pumpkin Smoothie

Green Pumpkin Smoothie, healthy breakfast smoothies

Everyone is all about pumpkin spice but this green pumpkin smoothie features kale as the hero ingredient.

However, the other ingredients ensure the kale doesn’t overpower the smoothie. View the full recipe on Cadry’s Kitchen HERE.

9. Pumpkin Pear Smoothie 

Pumpkin Pear Smoothie, healthy breakfast smoothies

This pumpkin pear smoothie is dairy free and perfectly balanced for any time of the day. 

It also contains Good Belly Probiotic Shot, which supports the digestive and immune health. 

See the full recipe for the pumpkin pear smoothie on Veggie Inspired HERE.

10. Gingerbread Smoothie

Gingerbread Smoothie, healthy smoothies for the holidays

This gingerbread smoothie recipe contains unsulphured molasses, which is great for boosting iron levels. It also contains cinnamon and bananas.

See the full recipe for the gingerbread smoothie on The Pistachio Project HERE.

11. Pumpkin Oatmeal Breakfast Smoothie

Pumpkin Oatmeal Breakfast Smoothie, healthy breakfast smoothies

Healthy yet delicious with pumpkin, oatmeal, dates, bananas and chia seeds, this smoothie is sure to taste like a real pumpkin pie on a busy morning.

See the full recipe for the pumpkin oatmeal breakfast smoothie on Good Life Eats HERE.

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The next article will feature even more healthy smoothie recipes for the holiday. Stay tuned!

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Thursday 8th of November 2018

Hi Abi - What a great roundup of smoothies! Thank you so much for including my cranberry pomegranate smoothie. Pinned! Happy holidays to you! Hugs, Holly

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Thursday 8th of November 2018

You're most welcome Holly. Happy holidays to you too! :)