Sierra Magazine: Explore, enjoy and protect the planet.

From 2015 onward, new posts will appear only here: http://www.sierraclub.org/greenlife


The Green Life: Eco-Smoothies: Not-So-Mellow-Yellow Recipe

« Eco-Smoothies: Berry Bliss Recipe | Main | Eco-Smoothies: Berry Green Recipe »

January 24, 2013

Eco-Smoothies: Not-So-Mellow-Yellow Recipe

Apples and Pineapples

This week on the Green Life, we're highlighting refreshing smoothie recipes and daily action tips to help you feel fit and energized.

Recipe #3: Not-So-Mellow-Yellow Smoothie

 Looking for something to satiate that sweet tooth? This refreshing smoothie is sure to do the trick. It also has some key ingredients, like apples and bananas that will give you an all-natural energy boost.


  • 1 frozen apple
  • 1 frozen banana
  • ½ cup pineapple
  • ½ organic orange juice
  • ¼ almond milk


Combine all the ingredients in a blender or food processor and blend until smooth. Pour into a glass and enjoy!

Healthy Action Tip #3: Double the ingredients of this drink and take a cup to-go. Put it in the refrigerator at work and replace your daily trip to the vending machines with this sweet and energizing drink.


Vegan Smoothies: Mango Lassi

Quiz: What's Your Eco Personality Type?

Urban Architecture: Green Walls

-image by istockphoto/Elnur

User comments or postings reflect the opinions of the responsible contributor only, and do not reflect the viewpoint of the Sierra Club. The Sierra Club does not endorse or guarantee the accuracy of any posting. The Sierra Club accepts no obligation to review every posting, but reserves the right (but not the obligation) to delete postings that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate.

Up to Top