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Blueberry Banana Smoothies

Are you looking for something different and refreshing to add to your appetizer menu on a hot summer's afternoon?  
Smoothies, served in small glasses are sure to be a hit.
With the bountiful blueberry harvest here in the Fraser Valley, 
I chose to make them with blueberries but you could substitute any other kind of berry.  
I'm sure the children would love this for breakfast as well.

  • 2 cups fresh or frozen blueberries
  • 2 bananas sliced
  • 1 cup vanilla yogurt
  • 1 cup milk
  1. Place all ingredients in a blender.
  2. Blend until berries are finely chopped, adding more milk if a thinner consistency is desired.
  3. Pour into glasses and serve immediately.  (The banana will brown and dull the pretty blue colour).
Makes approximately 8 servings. (1/2 cup each)


  1. Lemon juice is supposed to keep bananas from browning. I know it works for apples. I haven't tried it on bananas as I drink up my smoothie fast!

  2. Oh Yummy!! Last night I was wondering what to do with the overripe bananas I have. I'll put them with some blueberries and the rest of the ingredients. Thanks!

    Diane in North Carolina

  3. Hi, Blueberries make beautiful looking smoothies, and a great idea to serve as "cooling" appetizer in the summertime. Your photo inspired me this morning to whip up my fav combo- fresh Strawberries, banana, honey or agave nectar( a Sweetener-low glycemic index), Greek yougurt, and 1 scoop of "Jay Robb's" protein powder in strawberry flavor.
    By the way, nice photo of all of the "Mennonite Girls"can cook around the table!

  4. Really kool.. looking forward to try this in upcoming summer.

  5. I make my smoothies just like this but add a scoop of protein powder to up the ante. I freeze blueberrie and slices of banana then can have smoothies through the winter. BC blueberries are great this year. Angharad

  6. This looks so delicious. Am so mad for this smoothie.

  7. I tried this today and it was a delicious meal. Trust me guys try once at-least.


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