Stretch out on the lawn chair, slather on the cruelty-free sunscreen, and bask in the last days of summer while savoring one of these sweet smoothies to call in the last of those summer vibes. While the end is near, this season is still all about keeping it fresh and fruity, so we’re following these 9 trendy vegan smoothie foodies on Instagram to keep us inspired and revitalized until it’s time to welcome fall.
This raw vegan chef and food photographer is Paulina Nienartowicz, a UK-based smoothie mastermind. If you want to impress your comrades with your aesthetic smoothie skills, follow her simple recipes for inspo and stride out with this beautiful citrus and berry striped smoothie that tastes as good as it looks. For delectable drinks, healthy eats, and other raw recipes to whip up this summer, peruse Nienartowicz’s vivacious Instagram feed.
Sometimes smoothies are better in a bowl. This sunshine bowl from Sydney-based fitness and food extraordinaire Ami Shoesmith is made with just a few ingredients: mango, young coconut, macadamia nuts, and a dash of vanilla. The dazzling culinary designs and fresh, healthy food-inspo are just a few of the reasons to follow this colorful feed.
What happens when you omit the liquids and use pure, thick-blended fruit for your smoothie? Easy, breezy nice cream as decadent as this blueberry coconut and mango turmeric. Vegan blogger and self-proclaimed forest fairy Laura Grosch knows what she’s doing when it comes to fruity indulgence. Documenting her enchanting travels and foraged feasts through her Instagram and blog, Grosch is perfect to add to your follow list for an endless stream of earth and food porn that will have you packing a Nutribullet in your backpack and hitting the road for your next adventure in nature.
Through the wonders of technological advancement, we can stream the brilliant, culinary compositions of the vegan chef behind YouTube personality Lulusdreamtown all the way from her hometown in Germany. Luisa Gaffgas’s vibrant Instagram page is rich with fruity fare, sweet treats, and body positive messages that are wise beyond her years.
Occasionally a smoothie is just glorified dessert—take these dreamy chocolate peanut-butter cup smoothies as proof. Rich cacao, frozen bananas, creamy peanut butter, and vegan bliss balls top off this mouthwatering smoothie that tastes so divine it’s hard to believe it’s actually healthy (we swear it is). 19-year-old vegan teen Naturally.jo whips up exquisite smoothies and fruity bowls on his eye-popping, bursting with color, Instagram.
OK, it’s not exactly a smoothie, but this radiant chia, blueberry, and quinoa parfait gets its brilliant color from all natural blue matcha tea, blended in for a boost of energy and flavor—and it’s close enough to sippable for our taste. Stephanie Williams is the personality behind the Vegan, What? blog, clothing line, YouTube channel, and spellbinding smoothie Instagram—complete with easy-to-follow instructions for recipes.
This vegan mom, blogger, and avid Instagrammer graces us with her insightful (parenting and personal) lifestyle posts, gourmet fruity provisions, and guest appearances from her adorable cat. This smoothie-like Tropical Sunset Chia Fruity bowl is posted, amongst many other enticing recipes, with step-by-step instructions. We love that it is displayed in an eco-friendly coconut bowl for a little taste of DIY paradise.
This gorgeous account is run by a previous Harvard Law graduate who left her legal career to pursue her dream of culinary expositions and backpacking the world in search of vibrant vegan food. These bright pink pitaya smoothie jars are loaded with nutritious components such as frozen cauliflower, peeled zucchini, and raw cashews. This colorful cuisine and brightly-hued smoothie blog is just right to help soak in the last sunshiney vibes of the season.
Nina Baum, the mastermind behind Crazyvanillahealth is a foodstagramming guru. This sweet chia pudding, yogurt, and blueberry grape parfait is all made from scratch and loaded with healthy, plant-based ingredients. Try the simple recipes listed in her descriptions, or just scroll through her heavenly, rainbow-colored feed to spruce up the end of summer.
Courtney Lodin, a former VegNews editorial assistant, can frequently be found lounging poolside in her heart-shaped sunglasses with her dog Peter, and her smoothie in hand.