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

 

 

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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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