Posted by: Kara Lydon, RD | May 29, 2014

Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie Smoothie

I’m all about healthy foods with dessert names. Apple Pie Oatmeal, Chocolate Cherry Frosty, Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie Smoothie.

It makes healthy sound sexy. And let’s be real. Healthy can afford to bring sexy back. I’m a firm believer that healthy can and should be delicious and appealing, which is why I take the time every week to make delicious, nutritious recipes, take beautiful pictures, and share them with you here.

Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie Smoothie | Peace, Love, and Food

With summer around the bend, I’ve also been making more smoothies and taking advantage of this quick and easy way to load up on my fruit + veggie intake.

I’ve been dying to get my hands on rhubarb this spring because it’s not one of my go-to vegetables but I love eating seasonally to support local farmers (and my wallet!) so I wanted to give it a shot.

Sweet strawberries (also seasonal this time of year) and tart rhubarb pair perfectly together so I whipped them up in this seasonal smoothie.

Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie Smoothie 


1c frozen strawberries

1/2c chopped rhubarb

1/2c sliced frozen banana

Juice of 1/2 orange

1c coconut milk

Optional topping: nutty granola


Blend all ingredients until smooth. Top with your favorite nutty granola.


Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie Smoothie | Peace, Love, and Food

Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie Smoothie | Peace, Love, and Food



  2. rhubarb in smoothies is the bestest!

  3. So yummy!

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