Thursday, November 20, 2008

Berry-licious Pomegranate Smoothie




Ingredients

1 1/2 cups POM Wonderful 100% pomegranate juice, chilled
1 cup mandarin oranges in light syrup, chilled
8 ounces low-fat frozen blueberry yogurt or plain vanilla yogurt and 1 cup fresh blueberries
1 cup ice cubes
Orange slices or fresh mint leaves, for garnish









Preparation

Place pomegranate juice and mandarin oranges in the freezer for about 30 minutes before starting the recipe.
In a blender add pomegranate juice, mandarin oranges, blueberry yogurt and ice. Blend until smooth.
Pour into tall glasses and garnish with orange slices or mint leaves and serve.

I am sending this to POM Wonderful Contest and Foodie Blogroll contests hosted by The Leftover Queen.

18 comments:

Ramya Vijaykumar said...

mmm, that mixer should be handy making these smoothies... I hardly can forget summer and these are reminding me of summer so much...

Thenu said...
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Thenu said...

Cool idea! Will try sooner. And thanks for stopping by my blog and your appreciation. :) Yes, Thenu means honey and Tamil is my mother tongue as well as my dear husband's name. ;)

Priya said...

Simply delicious...

SMN said...

Loved the color and the combi of fruits there

Happy cook said...

You seems to be making use of the mixer.
Beautiful colour.
And healthy too.

Ramya Vijaykumar said...

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Usha said...

Neat idea and great combination of fruits...looks awesome...

Laavanya said...

I love POM - the smoothie sounds delicious.

Sig said...

That smoothie has a beautiful color... now that there are fresh pomegranate fruits everywhere we can try it with the fruit itself I guess.. BTW I just saw that beautiful juicer from foodbuzz... congrats Sharmi... that is awesome!

RAKS KITCHEN said...

That looks so cool! I will surely try sometime!

Padma said...

Wow already started using your juicer? thaz so nice to see, wish you were here in NJ so I could have tasted this treat

Divya Vikram said...

I guess you could send this to FIC:Purple hosted by Sunshinemom.

A Cook @ Heart said...

I could do with that! The afternoons are still hot around here!

Creativecook said...

Sharmi,

Nice to see you back blogging. Smoothie looks so refreshing.

Rinku

Sagari said...

color looks very good sharmi

Pooja said...
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Pooja said...

ooooooh Sharmi... i'm a gr8 fan of smoothie's..i start my day with a smoothie..it keeps me fresh..ur smoothie looks so tempting ...Droooooooooollllllllllll!