When you've just come back from the gym, you want something quick and easy to make (preferably something cool and refreshing). You're sweaty, tired, and probably putting off that English essay that's due tomorrow. We get it, that's why we've got the perfect simple smoothie recipe – it's healthy, can be made right in your dorm room, and best of all, your taste buds will thank you for it.

Here's an important tip about the bananasthe key is to peel and cut them up, put them in the freezer the night before, and take them out to thaw for a few minutes prior to putting them in the blender.

Peanut Butter and Banana Smoothie

  • Prep Time:4 mins
  • Cook Time:1 min
  • Total Time:5 mins
  • Servings:1
  • Easy


  • 3 bananas
  • 3/4 cup almond milk
  • 2 tablespoons PB2 powder OR peanut butter
  • Step 1

    Gather your ingredients and prepare your blender.

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  • Step 2

    Combine banana slices, almond milk, and powder/peanut butter and blend until smooth.

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  • Step 3

    Pour into your favorite cup/tumbler and enjoy your post-workout treat! If you don't finish the whole thing, you can stick the leftovers in the fridge and treat yoself tomorrow too.

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#SpoonTip: Adding a bit of whipped cream to the top of these bad boys adds that extra bit of sweetness you've been craving.

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