Coconut Smoothie

Coconut Smoothie

This coconut smoothie packs a protein punch; making this the perfect start to any family's day! Hemp seeds are a complete source of protein, meaning they provide all nine essential amino acids to build strong, growing kids.

300 ml coconut milk
2 tsp of cocoa powder
A pinch of hemp seeds
30 g coconut flakes
½ tsp of vanilla essence
4 tsp of honey

Add all the ingredients to the blender.
Add a cup of coconut milk.
Mix until smooth.
Top with more coconut flakes and cocoa powder.

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