This Low Carb Cucumber Green Tea Detox Smoothie is a refreshing way to begin a day! It’s sugar-free, dairy free, gluten free, paleo and fabulous!
I don’t know about you, but certain days require different kinds of breakfast choices.
Mondays are never easy after a fun weekend. Truth be told, I sometimes indulge in a little too many snacks or just tend to eat more than usual compared to a weekday. I always need something light and refreshing to kick boot my body back into the swing of things.
Even if you’re not much of a tea person as I am not, the point of the green tea here is to provide a little caffeine kick to your smoothie combining it into breakfast as well. I don’t feel the green tea has a strong flavor at all and the creamy avocado and refreshing cucumber are the stars in this drink.
Being that yesterday was Father’s Day and I of course am feeling the Monday blues and my body is sluggish and certainly not ready to start the week ahead, I make this.
And all is well in the world.
I feel better and my body thanks me.
Obviously this green tea smoothie can be enjoyed anytime, but on Mondays it is all the more appreciated!
Low Carb Cucumber Green Tea Detox Smoothie
- 8 ounces water
- 2 tsp Match Green Tea powder
- 1 cup sliced cucumber
- 2 ounces ripe avocado
- 1 tsp lemon juice
- 1/2 tsp lemon liquid stevia
- 1/2 cup ice
Pour the water and green tea powder into a bender first and give it a whir to combine.
Add the remaining ingredients and blend on high until smooth.
Taste and adjust sweetener as desired.
Enjoy immediately or refrigerate until ready to serve.
Recipe NotesNet Carbs: 3.4g