Summer is offiicially here, and one of our favorite ways to cool off is with a refreshing, frosty smoothie. Some days, we’re all about the fruit—peaches, pineapple, strawberries, or mango thrown into a blender with some vegan milk or coconut water, and, boom! Breakfast is served. Other days, we crave a creamy milkshake concoction, loaded up with ingredients like cocoa powder, dates, cold-brew coffee, and even cookies or ice cream. So VegNews’ editors want to know—what’s your favorite blend, the one you can’t stop making again and again? Is it that pre-workout acai shake that helps you power through a run or swim, or that after-dinner, chocolate-mint blend that tastes just like dessert? Are you all about green smoothies packed with leafy greens and superfood powders? We all have our fave, so here’s your chance to share it with the world and have it possibly be crowned the Best Vegan Smoothie Ever by VegNews. And, of course, we’ve got an amazing prize for our winning smoothie pro! You’ll receive an Ultimate Smoothie Kit from our friends at Solgar, which includes three large tubs of Spoonfuls Vegan Protein Nutritional Powder in Vanilla Chai, Chocolate Coconut, and Mixed Berry—plus a super-handy, portable blender and fun smoothie swag!
Here’s what you need to do to enter!
1. Send your favorite original vegan smoothie recipe to firstname.lastname@example.org by July 25 @ midnight PST. Have more than one favorite? Enter as many as you’d like! Please include the name of the smoothie, a list of ingredients, the procedure, and, if possible, a snapshot.
2. VegNews editors will choose 10 finalists and blend like crazy to determine the Best Vegan Smoothie Ever.
3. On August 1, the 2019 Best Vegan Smoothie Ever will be unveiled to the world. The winning recipe will be shared with more than 2 million VegNews’ readers, and our winner will be sent a fabulous Ultimate Smoothie Kit from Solgar Spoonfuls and have bragging rights for life.
And there’s more! Everyone who submits a smoothie recipe will receive a bonus Healthy Recipe Guide filled with protein-packed smoothies, snack, and desserts. These are some of our favorite summertime recipes, and we know you’re going to love them (we’re obsessed with the Easy Chocolate Gelato and Berry Creamsicle Pops). An instant download link will be sent your way as soon as we receive your smoothie submission!
From everyone at VegNews, GOOD LUCK! Here’s to smoothies that make summer the absolute best time of the year.
And the winner our 2019 VegNews Best Vegan Smoothie Ever Contest is …
Find out here!
Check out 2019 Finalists here!