By Lauren Scott, Arizona Farm Bureau Intern
It’s weird to think about making smoothies in the winter months, but they can be a delicious and nutritional breakfast or snack! With what’s in season in November, December and January, you might even WANT to have one of these chilly treats every morning.
In the winter, ingredients such as grapefruits, spinach, beets, carrots and lemons are in season, and although those ingredients together might not sound all that appealing, when put in the right order, they can make unbelievable smoothies. Here is a little list of all the nutrient packed smoothies featuring winter’s yield that you can make in your own home to get your day going!
If you’re still wondering about what’s in season in Arizona during the winter, or you just want more tasty recipes with these ingredients, head on over to fillyourplate.org for more! Select our “Arizona Produce in Season” link and discover our fun seasonal charts!