How to make a delightful strawberry and matcha tea, acai smoothie bowl

How to Make Matcha Green Tea
How to Make Matcha Green Tea

Learn how to make matcha green tea in the tutorial above:

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When it comes to smoothie bowls -- anything I have on hand is normally what goes into it.

Frozen strawberries are one of those ingredients I always have on hand, and bananas are a pantry staple. These are two ingredients that I must always have in my smoothies/smoothie bowls. Matcha tea powder has become another pantry staple of mine and I have found that I love it most in smoothies.


These smoothie bowls combine some of my favorite ingredients -- bananas, strawberries (because duh, they are in season), matcha tea powder, acai berry juice, and flaxseed meal. Can I get a 'yay' for a healthy, wholesome (and filling) breakfast option?

The toppings though, are my favorite part of all. Granola, sunflower seeds, chia seeds and coconut flakes are always must-haves on my smoothie bowls. Throw some fresh fruit on top and it sends this smoothie bowl right over the top.

See the recipe for these delicious smoothie bowls below:

Prep time -- 5 minutes
Total time -- 5 minutes
Yield -- 1 smoothie bowl

Ingredients

1 frozen banana
1 1/2 cups fresh or frozen strawberries
1/4 cup fresh or frozen blueberries
1 tablespoon matcha green tea powder
1-2 teaspoons flaxseed meal
1/4-1/2 cup acai berry juice
1/4-1/2 cup vanilla almond milk
Various Toppings: granola, unsweetened coconut flakes, chia seeds, sunflower seeds, blueberries.

Instructions

To a high-powered blender, add all of the ingredients as listed except for the "Various Toppings."
Blend on high until completely smooth, about 1-2 minutes.
Pour into a bowl and garnish with toppings of choice. I like a mixture of granola, unsweetened coconut flakes, chia seeds, sunflower seeds and blueberries.

Oh, and one last thing -- ENJOY!



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