Celebrate National Smoothie Day with Maisie Jane’s Almond Butter!

Posted on : June 20th, 2024

In honor of National Smoothie Day, we’re excited to offer a special 15% discount on all our almond butters! Use the code SMOOTHIE15 at checkout or click https://www.maisiejanes.com/discount/smoothie15 to have the discount automatically applied. Today, we’re sharing two of our favorite Maisie Jane’s Smooth Almond Butter smoothie recipes that are sure to make your taste buds dance.

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Why Almond Butter is the Perfect Smoothie Addition

Smoothies are a fantastic way to pack nutrients into a delicious and refreshing drink. However, many people overlook the magic ingredient that can take their smoothie to the next level: almond butter. Almond butter is not just a delicious spread for toast or a tasty dip for fruits; it’s also a powerful addition to your smoothies. Our creamy smooth almond butter adds a rich, nutty flavor and a boost of healthy fats and protein, making your smoothie more satisfying and nutritious.

Almond butter is packed with essential nutrients, including vitamin E, magnesium, and monounsaturated fats, which are known for their heart-healthy benefits. When added to smoothies, almond butter enhances the texture, giving it a creamy, velvety consistency. This not only improves the mouthfeel but also makes the smoothie more filling, helping you stay energized and satisfied longer.

Recipe 1: Peach Banana Almond Smoothie

This smoothie is a delightful blend of sweet peaches and banana, with a creamy texture thanks to our almond butter. The optional dash of cinnamon adds a warm spice note, making it a perfect treat any time of day. 


  • 1 cup frozen peaches
  • 1 ripe banana (fresh or frozen)
  • 2 tablespoons raw creamy almond butter
  • 1 to 1 ½ cups unsweetened almond milk (or milk of choice)
  • Dash of cinnamon (optional)


  1. Blend: Combine all ingredients in a blender.
  2. Blend Until Smooth: Blend until the mixture is smooth and creamy. If it’s too thick, add a bit more almond milk and blend again.
  3. Serve: Pour into a glass and enjoy immediately.

This smoothie is not just tasty but also packed with nutrients. Peaches are rich in vitamins A and C, which are great for your skin and immune system. Bananas provide potassium and natural sweetness, while almond butter adds healthy fats and protein.

Recipe 2: Chocolate Monkey Protein Shake

For those who crave a chocolatey treat, our Chocolate Monkey Protein Shake is a decadent yet healthy option, perfect for a post-workout snack or a midday energy boost. The combination of almond butter, cocoa, and bananas creates a rich, chocolatey flavor that’s both satisfying and nutritious.



  • 1/4 cup smooth almond butter
  • 2 frozen bananas
  • 1 ½ cups almond milk (or milk of choice)
  • 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract


  1. Blend: Place all ingredients in a blender.
  2. Blend Until Smooth: Blend until the shake is smooth and creamy. Add more milk if needed for desired consistency.
  3. Serve: Pour into a glass and enjoy immediately.

This shake is not only delicious but also packed with protein and antioxidants. Cocoa powder is rich in flavonoids, which have been shown to improve heart health. The frozen bananas give the shake a thick, ice-cream-like texture, making it a delightful treat without the guilt.

Enjoy the Benefits of Almond Butter

Adding almond butter to your smoothies not only enhances the flavor but also provides numerous health benefits. It’s packed with healthy fats, protein, and essential nutrients that help keep you full and energized throughout the day. Plus, it’s a great way to incorporate almonds into your diet in a delicious and versatile form.

Almond butter is also an excellent source of fiber, which aids in digestion and helps maintain a healthy weight. The protein in almond butter helps build and repair tissues, making it a great addition to smoothies for those who lead an active lifestyle. Furthermore, the healthy fats in almond butter can help regulate blood sugar levels, providing a steady source of energy without the spikes and crashes associated with high-sugar snacks.

More Smoothie Tips and Tricks

To make the most out of your smoothie experience, here are a few additional tips:

  • Frozen Fruits: Using frozen fruits, like bananas and peaches, can give your smoothie a thicker, creamier texture without the need for ice.
  • Liquid Choices: While almond milk is a popular choice, feel free to experiment with other liquids like coconut milk, soy milk, or even green tea for added antioxidants.
  • Boosters: Add a handful of spinach or kale for an extra boost of vitamins and minerals. You can also add a scoop of protein powder if you’re looking to increase your protein intake.
  • Sweeteners: If you prefer a sweeter smoothie, try natural sweeteners like honey, maple syrup, or dates. Remember, fruits like bananas and peaches already add natural sweetness, so you might not need much extra.

Don’t Miss Out!

Don’t miss out on our special National Smoothie Day offer! Use the code SMOOTHIE15 at checkout or click https://www.maisiejanes.com/discount/smoothie15 to get 15% off all our almond butters. Celebrate with these delicious recipes and elevate your smoothie game with Maisie Jane’s Smooth Almond Butter! By incorporating almond butter into your smoothies, you’re not just enhancing the flavor but also significantly boosting the nutritional value. So, this National Smoothie Day, treat yourself to something delicious and nutritious with Maisie Jane’s Almond Butter. Cheers to healthy and happy blending!