Gingery Beet Smoothie



  • 1 small or 1/2 a medium red beet, scrubbed and shredded or chopped into small pieces 
  • 1 cup (heaping) frozen strawberries 
  • 1/2 tablespoon grated fresh ginger 
  • 1-2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 
  • 1 cup apple juice, plus more as necessary 
  • Honey, if desired 


Serves 1 to 2

Put everything in a blender and blend until smooth. Add just enough apple juice to make the smoothie the consistency you want. Taste and add honey if you want additional sweetness. Pour into glasses and serve.