It’s starting to get hot these days–I love cooling off with a Vegan Strawberry-Blackberry Smoothie Bowl.
Because, seriously–it’s freaking hot. Even in the mornings.
Vegan Strawberry-Blackberry Smoothie Bowl
I’ll go ahead and be honest.
It’s already starting to get hot here some days. And I know the worst is yet to come.
But this year, I have this Vegan Strawberry-Blackberry Smoothie Bowl to start the day with, snack away a hot afternoon…you know…basically keep me from melting before 10am.
And I don’t know if you live in Texas, but it’s hot here.
Like really hot. And it only gets worse throughout the spring and heading into the summer.
If you live here, you know this.
It’s just a fact of life–like the fact that we don’t have snow except about once a decade.
But, if this summer is anything like the last, I know I’m doing the right thing by getting my Vegan Strawberry-Blackberry Smoothie Bowl in on the regular.
Cool drinks and cold bowls of tasty are just about the only way to keep from turning beet-red and overheating.
And this is such an easy treat made with very simple ingredients.
Drop everything in a bowl that’s plenty big enough.
No, really–this could get messy, so get your straight-sided bowl.
Mix those up with a little immersion blender.
Then get your bowl ready for awesome.
The best part of this Vegan Strawberry-Blackberry Smoothie Bowl is that it’s totally dairy-free, and yet so creamy, I wish I’d thought of it years ago.
Because, thick, creamy and cold is pretty much the perfect opposite of hot.
Then, you add those little lumps of blackberry in there?
It’s like icing on a cake. Only better–because fruit is yummier.
And making this easy Vegan Strawberry-Blackberry Smoothie Bowl is so simple, I can be hot, make this, have it done in less than five minutes and woooo!
I can be cool in no time.
And, that’s really the best thing ever.
Because I like it when things are simple.
Like simple recipes, simple solutions to problems.
I just like simple.
So, for the simplest of us, we can cool off with this amazing vegan smoothie bowl of strawberries and blackberries and a little coconut.
The rest of you guys who are scratching your head over my obsession with heat, you just go enjoy your snow for a few more weeks, yeh?
But, do yourself a favor and pin this recipe for Vegan Strawberry-Blackberry Smoothie Bowl so you can come back to it when you’re hot.
And give it a 5-star rating if you love it.
- 2 cups frozen strawberries
- 2 cups your favorite vegan vanilla ice cream
- 1 cup fresh blackberries
- Coconut flakes, for garnish
- Vegan white chocolate, for garnish
- 1 fresh strawberry, sliced, for garnish
- Place fresh blackberries on one side of your final bowl.
- In a second bowl, using an immersion blender or high-speed blender, combine frozen strawberries and ice cream until the mixture is creamy and smooth.
- Place strawberry mixture into the bowl next to the blackberries.
- Add coconut flakes, chocolate and/or strawberry slice on top.
Nutrition Information:Yield: 2 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 818Total Fat: 41gSaturated Fat: 28gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 10gCholesterol: 67mgSodium: 270mgCarbohydrates: 109gFiber: 15gSugar: 85gProtein: 11g