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Chocolate Cherry Smoothie (Dairy-Free & Vegan)

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5 from 2 reviews

This Chocolate Cherry Smoothie recipe is absolutely delicious. Frozen sweet cherries blended with cocoa powder is an absolutely heavenly combination! This recipe is dairy-free, vegan, and paleo, and only takes a few minutes to make.

  • Total Time: 6 minutes
  • Yield: 2 1x


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  • 2 cups frozen sweet cherries
  • 1/2 cup coconut beverage or your favorite unsweetened dairy-free milk
  • 2 tablespoons maple syrup (or two pitted dates)
  • 1 tablespoon cocoa powder or 2 teaspoons cacao powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 frozen cauliflower (optional)


  1. Place your frozen cherries, milk, maple syrup, cocoa powder, and vanilla in the pitcher of a high speed blender. Add the protein powder and frozen cauliflower, if you are using.
  2. Blend your ingredients on high for about 30 seconds, or until the smoothie is completely blended and creamy.
  3. Serve immediately, or cover and refrigerate for up to 48 hours.


  1. You can easily double or triple this recipe depending on how many servings you want.
  2. You can substitute two pitted dates for the maple syrup, if you prefer.
  3. Add a scoop of protein powder to make this a meal replacement.
  4. The nutrition data included with this recipe does not include the protein powder or cauliflower, and is only an estimate.
  5. Reduce the amount of milk in this recipe to 1/4 of a cup to make this a smoothie bowl.


  • Serving Size: 1/2 of recipe
  • Calories: 177
  • Sugar: 33.5 g
  • Sodium: 14.4 mg
  • Fat: 1.9 g
  • Saturated Fat: 1.5 g
  • Carbohydrates: 41.5 g
  • Fiber: 4 g
  • Protein: 2.2 g
  • Cholesterol: 0 mg