The Pinkman

The Pinkman

The Pinkman

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Deliciously tart, wonderfully refreshing grapefruit smoothie.

Apple, Ginger, Grapefruit, Strawberries,


  • grapefruit - 1 whole, peeled
  • strawberries (frozen) - 2 cups (300 g) (475 ml)
  • apple - 1 whole, cored
  • ginger - thumbnail-sized piece
  • water (optional) - 4 ounces



  1. Peel grapefruit.
  2. Core apple.


  1. Add ingredients to blender, soft fruit first.
  2. Blend for 60 seconds.
  3. Enjoy.


Adding a bit of water and using fresh berries will make it more like a juice than a smoothie.

Useful tips for The Pinkman

Most blenders should be able to handle this drink. But for the silky-smoothest, restaurant-quality consistency you pictured here, you’ll want to use a Vitamix.

Ingredients for The Pinkman grapefruit smoothie in a Vitamix pro 750

Because there’s no added ice or water, it holds its magical consistency pretty well and is actually quite good the next day. (We made a batch the other night for our road trip the next morning!)

In our experience, it last in the fridge for a few days.

Vertical shot of The Pinkman, a grapefruit smoothie from Life is NOYOKE.

If you want to give it a juice consistency, add 4 ounces of water and use fresh berries instead of frozen. It should still stay together nicely.

pouring grapefruit juice