Scrumptious Sunrise Tea Smoothie

This delicious tropical mango and green tea smoothie is sure to be a great jumpstart to your day! It’s packed with Vitamin-C enriched fruits to give you over 100% of your daily intake needs! Mango with section on a white background

Sunrise Tea Smoothie

Makes 2 Servings

INGREDIENTS

2 bags mint-flavored green tea, such as Tazo Zen
1/2 cup  diced mango
1/2 cup  diced papaya
2 tablespoons  simple syrup (see recipe below)
1/2 cup  ice
Juice from 1/8 of a lemon

 

DIRECTIONS

  1. Steep tea in 1 cup boiling water for 3 minutes.
  2. Combine tea, 3/4 cup cold water and remaining ingredients in a blender. Blend until cold and frothy.

Simple Syrup

INGREDIENTS

2 cups water
2 cups sugar

 

DIRECTIONS

  1. Bring water and sugar to a boil. Reduce heat, simmer 5 minutes, and let cool. Makes about 3 cups.