½ orange, peeled
2 Medjool dates, pit removed
¼ cup almonds
1 banana, peeled, cut into 1-inch pieces
2 cups spinach leaves
¼ cup unsweetened almond milk or coconut water
Blend orange, dates, almonds, and 3 Tbsp. water in a blender on low speed until almonds are finely ground.
Increase speed to high and blend until mixture is no longer grainy, about 1 minute. Add banana, spinach, almond milk, and ½ cup ice; blend until drink is smooth and thick.
Recipe adapted from: https://www.bonappetit.com/recipe/almond-kale-and-banana-smoothie