How to make warm smoothies using a mixer grinder?
Healthy and filling, smoothies are the perfect option for an on-the-go breakfast. However, with winter just around the corner, you might not want to try out the chilled, refreshing smoothies. So, to change your breakfast game, we have rounded up a few warm smoothie recipes that will warm up your chilled winter mornings:
1. Hot Cranberry and Apple Smoothie:
- 3 tablespoons of dried cranberries
- ¼ teaspoon cinnamon
- 1 cm cubed ginger
- 2 cups of warm water
- 1 apple
Spicy and refreshing, this smoothie can be made easily. Place the dried cranberries, ginger, and cinnamon in a cup and fill it up with warm water. Stir it and let it sit for eight minutes. Now pour the cranberry mixture into your mixer grinder and add chopped apples in it. Blend the ingredients until smooth after adding a cup of warm water in it. Your smoothie is ready to serve warm. Garnish with dry nuts or cinnamon sticks.
2. White Chocolate Hot Smoothie:
- 2 large chunks of white chocolate
- 3 cups of fresh coconut milk
- 6 tablespoons of oats
- 1 fresh ripe banana
- 4 to 5 pieces of cashew nuts
- 2 tablespoons of toasted coconut
This delicious, yet healthy smoothie is all you need after a tough day at work. In a microwave-proof bowl, add white chocolate, two cups of coconut milk, and microwave the mixture until it melts. Now in a mixer grinder jar, pour oats, banana, cashew nuts, toasted coconut, and a cup of cold coconut milk. Mix the items in your mixture grinder for a minute, until smooth. Now pour the hot mixture into the blended oat mixture and stir it properly. Your hot and yummy smoothie is ready to be enjoyed on a chilly winter evening!
3. Orange, Carrot, and Ginger Hot Smoothie:
- Juice of one large orange
- 1 teaspoon of grated ginger
- 1 large carrot – chopped roughly
- Juice of half a lemon
- 1 tablespoon of honey
- 1 cup of warm water and ½ cup cold water
This smoothie will protect you from winter colds. In a jar add all the ingredients together with ½ cup of cold water and splatter some hot water. Always remember to check the warning about using hot water in mixer grinders. Blend everything until smooth and pour the mixture in a cup with the remaining hot water. Stir it and enjoy the warmth!
4. Beetroot and Strawberry Hot Smoothie:
- 1 cup diced beetroot
- 1 cup strawberries
- 1 banana
- 1 cup yoghurt
- 1 teaspoon cinnamon
- Honey, as per taste
To prepare this unique recipe, bake the beetroot by splashing some water for some time. Now, in a jar add the diced strawberries, baked beetroot, banana, and a cup of yoghurt. Sprinkle some warm water and add honey as per taste. Blend it until smooth and serve hot.
So, which one will you try this winter? With the wide range of mixer grinders from Kutchina, you can easily prepare these hot smoothies at home. Click here, to explore the best mixer grinders under Rs 4000.