Pineapple is an ingredient often used in smoothies. Pineapple has incredible benefits, and using it in smoothies is always a great idea.
Furthermore, pineapple tastes incredible and adds an amazing tropical taste to your smoothies.
One tip we could give you though is to never throw away the pineapple skin after you make a pineapple smoothie. Pineapple skin has so many benefits!
Is Drinking a Pineapple Smoothie Good For You?
Pineapple smoothies are incredibly good for your health. Pineapple contains enzymes that aid digestion, and many minerals and vitamins.
Furthermore, pineapple is associated with detoxing and reducing inflammation.
What Goes Well With Pineapple?
Pineapple works very well with many ingredients. However, the best practice is to always stick with other tropical fruit such as:
Other non-tropical fruit that works very well with pineapple is:
Other ingredients that go well with pineapple are:
- Chia Seeds
- Cashew Nuts
- Matcha Powder
Is It Better To Juice Or Blend Pineapple?
To juice or not to juice? It’s a dilemma around the juicing and smoothie community.
However, we discovered that making smoothies out of the fruit rather than juicing them has more benefits because you tend to use the pulp of the fruit, sometimes the skin too, not just their juice.
So, definitely blend pineapple rather than juice it.
Does Pineapple Help Flatten Your Stomach?
Pineapple is linked to weight loss, however, the only way to lose weight is by moving more and eating better.
Calories also play an important role in your weight loss. Eat less, move more and you should see the results you want. Pineapple can aid weight loss, but it alone won’t help you drop the pounds.
Healthy Pineapple Smoothie Recipes
We have a lovely collection of our best pineapple smoothie recipes we know you will love!
A 3 ingredient smoothie recipe – it doesn’t get easier than that. All you need to do is simply add the 3 ingredients to your blender and whizz. That’s it!
Banana Pineapple Mango Smoothie
- 1 Blender We used this one
- 1/2 cup/75g of frozen mango chunks
- 1/2 cup/75g of frozen pineapple chunks
- 1 small banana
- 1 tbsp of cashew butter or sunflower seed butter
- 1 cup/250ml of coconut milk
- Add all the ingredients to a high-speed blender and blitz until smooth.
- I blended mine for about 3 minutes to achieve smooth and creamy consistency.
- Serve and enjoy!
A beautifully thick and delicious tropical smoothie full of goodness. The smoothie contains 5 ingredients only, and they are all super clean.
Some people just don’t like bananas, and that’s okay. We have a 4 ingredient smoothie recipe that requires no bananas.
It’s still thick and sweet!
Berries and pineapple work very well together, and that’s a fact!
The raspberry complements the pineapple very well because it counterbalances its tanginess.
Kiwi and pineapple, are another epic combo. This smoothie is great for weight loss, it will boost your metabolism and provide your body with important nutrients.
This smoothie is worthy of supermodels. Why? Because it really slims you down and keeps you full.
Not to mention how good for you it is too.
A detoxing weight loss pineapple smoothie. It tastes so refreshing, and it’s so good for you.
This smoothie is ideal for people looking to lose some weight and detox.
It’s no secret that tropical fruit works well with other tropical fruit. This smoothie contains 3 ingredients only! Super easy, super simple, and super tasty!
If you have ever tried the Mcdonald’s smoothies, you would probably be interested in this smoothie recipe.
It’s a copycat recipe of their famous mango pineapple smoothie.
As the image suggests, it’s ultra thick and refreshing!
You probably haven’t thought of combining blackberries and pineapple together. Well, this recipe is different, but it does work so well!