This smoothie tastes like birthday cake
Like birthday cake? Here’s a simple smoothie that tastes just like it.
It’s the Cake Batter Smoothie. And it tastes delicious year round.
An update to a classic smoothie that tastes like cake
I originally made this smoothie in 2013 to coincide with my 28th birthday. Here’s a picture from my first.
Things have changed a bit since then.
I’m nearly 32 now. My Vitamix is now our Vitamix.
And I’m married to a woman who grew up dreaming of being a food stylist. (Related: Here’s a picture from Shalva’s first birthday.)
That means photos of birthday cake smoothies don’t look like this anymore. (Here’s the picture from the original post. Yikes.)
Now they feature pink sprinkles. And look like this (and are fit for a bday princess, like me):
As my birthday approaches this week, I feel blessed to still be doing Life is NOYOKE full time. Cheers to four more years.
Useful tips for Cake Batter Smoothie
Cake Batter Smoothie deliciousness. Have it daily.
- almond milk (vanilla) - 1 3/4 cup (420 mL)
- vanilla extract - 1 Tbsp. (15 mL)
- dates (pitted) - 2
- raw oats - 1/4 cup (22 g)
- frozen banana - 1 whole
- ice - 1 1/4 cup (270 g)
- (optional) flaxseed - 1 Tbsp (20 g)
- Add all ingredients into your Vitamix container.
- Blend on high for 60 seconds using the tamper if necessary.
- Pour into tall glass.
- Snap a pic and tag #lifeisNOYOKE
- Happy birthday!