Any one else love chocolate covered strawberries?? I love them… and this smoothie tastes ALMOST like the real thing. This Chocolate Covered Strawberry Protein Smoothie reminds me so much of the flavor while offering a serving of protein which makes it perfect for a snack anytime especially post workout.
How to make a Chocolate Covered Strawberry Smoothie
Only 3 ingredients are needed for this recipe! The strawberries can be frozen or not. Using frozen strawberries will give the smoothie a much thicker texture. Either buy them frozen or remove the stems and freeze your own. Use 5 or so depending on size.
For this recipe you can use any chocolate protein powder you prefer. We like Gold Standard 100% Whey Extreme Milk Chocolate because it’s low in sugar. Also, if you do not have chocolate protein powder simply use vanilla and add in 1-3 tbsp of cocoa powder depending on how strong you want your chocolate flavor to be.
You can also use any milk you prefer. Almond milk, coconut milk, vegan milks, regular milk, etc… all will work perfectly in this recipe. I would not recommend water because it needs the little bit of creaminess that the milk will add.
I’ve used lots of different blenders and had a bullet for years but I’m already super impressed with this one! It crushes frozen fruit and ice no problem. Plus, it comes with a food processor attachment and 2 individual sized cups.
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If you love our Chocolate Covered Strawberry Protein Smoothie be sure to check out our other smoothie recipes especially PB&J Protein Smoothie, Strawberry Smoothie Bowl, Peanut Butter Banana Acai Bowl, and Mango, Pear & Spinach Smoothie. Or are you looking for more ways to use protein powders? Here are some other recipes to try: Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Overnight Oats, Cinnamon Toast Crunch Protein Bites, Protein Packed Oatmeal Chocolate Cookies, Chocolate Covered Almond Protein Bites, No Bake Peanut Butter Protein Bars, Peanut Butter Chocolate Protein Bites and Pumpkin Pie Energy Bites.
- 5 whole frozen strawberries, stems removed
- 1 serving chocolate protein powder
- 2/3 cup milk
- Combine all ingredients in a blender.
- Blend until smooth.
- Serve and enjoy!
Use any type milk you prefer.
If you do not have chocolate protein powder, use vanilla and add 1-2 teaspoons of cocoa depending on how strong you want the chocolate flavor.
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Nutrition Information:Yield: 1 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 250
This post was originally published on January 5, 2019 and was updated on January 3, 2020.