Foodie Recipes

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Chamomile-Banana Smoothie

1 cup strong Cafe Virtuoso chamomile tea
1 ripe banana
1 cup low-fat plain yogurt
2 tablespoons maple syrup1. Freeze chamomile tea in an ice cube tray.
2. Combine with remaining ingredients in a blender, and blend until smooth.

Serves 2. Per serving: 183 calories; 1 g saturated fat; 1 g unsaturated fat; 7 mg cholesterol; 36 g carbs; 89 mg sodium; 7 g protein; 2 g fiber.

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Another juicing recipe…

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Blueberry and Green Tea Smoothie

1/2 cup frozen blueberries
2 cups Cafe Virtuoso green tea – jasmine or green sencha
1 tablespoon agave nectar

1. Divide blueberries between compartments of an ice cube tray. Fill with green tea and freeze.
2. Puree in blender with remaining green tea and agave.

Serves 2. Per serving: 50 calories; 0 g saturated fat; 0 g unsaturated fat; 0 mg cholesterol; 13 g carbs; 0 mg sodium; 0 g protein; 1 g fiber.

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Our Monin Mixology Party was a hit! Fun times had by all. ¬†Our Monin mixologist created specialty cocktails using elderberry, cucumber, smoked bacon, whiskey, and tons of other delicious fall flavors. ¬†Urban Kitchen Catering put together an incredible spread of appetizers and Charger tickets were raffled off and won by Jason of Jason’s Courtyard!

For fall recipes that were featured at the event, click here.

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