There’s nothing better than a delicious and guilt free smoothie that’s put together with some of your favorite fruits and vegetables. These are those great drinks that you love to buy any time of year but especially during the summer. These wonderful smoothies taste great and give your body everything it craves and needs.
But, have you ever gone home and tried to make your own homemade smoothies and for some reason they just don’t taste like the ones the pros make? Doesn’t make much sense does it? No matter how hard you have tried they either taste too green, they’re too icy or something just doesn’t seem right. Don’t give up because that doesn’t have to be. If you try following some of these tricks, tips, secrets, whatever you want to call them, you should be making great tasting and healthy homemade smoothies in no time at all.
Make Sure to Use Only Freshest Ingredients
When you use the freshest possible fruits and veggies for your homemade smoothies, your smoothies are always going to taste better than using older fruits and veggies. There is a huge taste difference. By using the freshest ingredients is also going to maximize the nutrient rich potential that your homemade smoothies have in them.
The best rule of thumb to follow when it comes to buying produce is to use the fruit within the first three days of buying it and within the first five days of buying your veggies. This is when they’ll be at their peak in freshness and will help make better tasting homemade smoothies.
Consider Investing in a Restaurant Grade Blender
Sad to say, the regular inexpensive blender doesn’t cut it these days, if you want your homemade smoothies tasting like a pro made it. In order to get that same type of smoothie you really might want to consider investing in a very high performance blender with multiple speeds. This is going to guarantee that you will create a very well-blended drink and it also lets you use much hardier and more great tasting ingredients like almond butter and/or granola.
Probably one of the best choices for making professional style homemade smoothies would be the Vitamix or something very similar to it in quality.
Never Be Afraid to Experiment
If you are looking for an exotic taste for your homemade smoothies then you’re going to have to be willing to experiment with different fruits and different flavors you