Purple Ginger Smoothie
This smoothie is a delicious nutritional wonder. It combines the detoxifying virtues of beetroot, with the anti-inflammatory and toning properties of ginger. The smoothie’s intense purple color is remarkably appealing.
Betacyanin is the substance giving beets their rich red color. This pigment helps increase the oxygen-carrying ability of your blood. Beet juice is highly alkaline, and the presence of betaine helps stimulate liver cell function.
Because eye bags are often caused by insufficient ability of the liver to cleanse impurities, especially after age 40, beets are a valuable dietary addition for addressing eye bags.
Recipe Author: Beautiful on Raw
Preparation Time: 5 min
۰ 2 small beets
۰ 1 piece of purple cabbage
۰ 1 ginger root, 1-inch
۰ 1-½ cups of water
۰ 1 tsp of Stevia powder
۰ 1 Tbsp lime juice
Wash the beets well. Peel, cut into cubes about an inch on a side. Wash the cabbage well. Using a sharp knife, cut out the stem. Then chop the rest of the cabbage into small pieces. Peel the ginger root. Place the beets, red cabbage, ginger, Stevia, lime juice, and water in the blender jar. Blend and serve right away.
Ingredients: beetroot, red cabbage, ginger root, stevia
Recipe Type: Smoothie