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Two tall glasses filled with a green smoothie with red and white striped straws are at the center of the frame, surrounded by kale, bananas, and apples on a dark and light blue patterned cloth, on a dark brown surface with a lighter brown background.

Get Well Green Smoothie

  • Author: Meghan Yager
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: 2 smoothies 1x


Cold and flu season is here to stay. When you feel the first sign of sickness, it’s time to make this get well green smoothie.


  • 1 cup orange juice, more if needed
  • 1 teaspoon honey, or to taste
  • 1 teaspoon chia or ground flax seeds
  • 1/2 cup packed torn kale leaves with stems removed, or spinach
  • 1 banana, cut into quarters
  • 1 small apple, cored and cut into chunks
  • 1 cup frozen mango or pineapple chunks


  1. Combine all ingredients in a blender, adding them in the order listed.
  2. Process until smooth. You can add a little more orange juice if it seems too thick.
  3. Pour into two glasses and serve.
  • Category: Smoothie
  • Method: Blender
  • Cuisine: Drinks

Keywords: smoothie, greens, kale, spinach, fruit, healthy recipes, clean eating