Recipe: Watermelon Mango Coconut Smoothie

imageI recently hosted a margarita night with my sister-in-laws and bought a ton of frozen fruit (I was too lazy to buy it and cut it up myself) to make fun margarita concoctions. I had a bunch of leftover fruit, and the best way to use leftover frozen fruit (other than to make more boozy drinks, of course) is by making smoothies!

Watermelon Mango Coconut Smoothie

  • 1 cup cubed mango, frozen
  • 1/2 cup of cubed watermelon
  • 1/2 cup vanilla almond milk
  • 1/3 cup watermelon juice (it was in the bottom of my already cut up watermelon in my fridge – if you don’t have that, use extra almond milk or some coconut water!)
  • 1/4 cup full fat coconut milk
  • 1 tablespoon fresh squeezed lime juice

Put all items in your blender and blend until smooth. For a little extra sweetness (mine didn’t need it!), you could add about a tablespoon of sweetener (honey, maple syrup, agave, etc). Serves 1.

Or, to stick with the original margarita theme, add some tequila and triple sec to make a nice summery poolside beverage. Pour in a margarita glass with either a salted or sugared rim (I like sugared rims for fruity margaritas, salted rims for traditional margaritas). Probably wouldn’t be the worst thing in the world…

Enjoy! xo




38 thoughts on “Recipe: Watermelon Mango Coconut Smoothie

  1. Maddie @ Dixie Runs July 23, 2015 / 7:48 am

    I’ve never thought about putting those three ingredients together but it sounds amazing!!

    • allisonfiorini July 23, 2015 / 7:50 am

      I had them all in my house and was like, hmmm why not? It was a success!

  2. Katherine @ Sweet. Southern. Run. July 23, 2015 / 7:56 am

    That sounds so delicious and refreshing! I really need to start making more smoothies, I just feel like they take a lot of time and effort (and clean-up). But they’re such a great way to incorporate fruits, veggies, and proteins all in one! Thanks for sharing!

    • allisonfiorini July 23, 2015 / 7:59 am

      Enjoy! I need to put more veggies in my smoothies. I love veggies, I just forget to add them!

  3. Sweaty Mess July 23, 2015 / 9:28 am

    You and your delicious drinks…this will be on my to do list this weekend. 😊

  4. charissarunning July 23, 2015 / 9:45 am

    Yum yum yum…I’m stealing all your smoothie recipes! The peanut butter banana one is my favorite go-to now but I’m so eager to try this fruit one. You.are.a.genius! That is all πŸ™‚

    • allisonfiorini July 24, 2015 / 6:16 am

      Not a genius – just a big food/drink lover!! πŸ™‚ Enjoy!

    • allisonfiorini July 24, 2015 / 6:18 am

      I’m not much of a drinker but this summer, I seem to be enjoying the boozy drinks!! LOL!

  5. suzysuzyheather July 23, 2015 / 10:29 am

    Your last sentence made me laugh out loud. You’re awesome. And the fact that you used the watermelon juice at the bottom of the container is brilliant! I never know what to do with the stuff!

    • allisonfiorini July 24, 2015 / 6:33 am

      LOL – I usually drink it – but I tossed it in my blender and thought it was pretty good!!

  6. Jamie July 23, 2015 / 11:21 am

    Ah. Maze. Ing.

  7. DarlinRae July 23, 2015 / 11:39 am

    Yum! I’ve got some watermelon already cut up in the fridge. Now I know what it’s for!

  8. Shawna July 23, 2015 / 12:13 pm

    whatttt this looks amazingggg i love mango!

  9. Alanna July 23, 2015 / 2:40 pm

    This sounds so yummy! I’ve never used watermelon juice for anything.

    • allisonfiorini July 24, 2015 / 6:37 am

      Me either, I usually just drink it out of the bottom of the container!

  10. skinnyrunning July 23, 2015 / 2:48 pm

    These look so good. I might even have the ingredients in my fridge already. I’ll be making these soon!

  11. Angela July 23, 2015 / 10:14 pm

    Looks so DELICIOUS!

  12. Fallon @ Slacker Runner July 24, 2015 / 2:34 am

    That looks super yummy! But I now I kind of want a margarita more than a smoothie. πŸ™‚

    • allisonfiorini July 24, 2015 / 6:40 am

      Sometimes (most times), margaritas > smoothies πŸ™‚

  13. Hollie July 24, 2015 / 6:38 am

    This looks really good. The fruit this summer has been amazing.

    • allisonfiorini July 24, 2015 / 6:41 am

      Thanks! I agree, it has been – except I still haven’t had a good peach or nectarine! I don’t know what’s up with that!

      • Hollie July 24, 2015 / 9:20 am

        You have to come to NJ, we have the best peaches!

      • allisonfiorini July 24, 2015 / 9:34 am

        Ahhhhhh yes I need to!!! I love peaches and they have SUCKED here this year. I don’t think I’m too far from you, wtf? They need to send some of your peaches my way!

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