Wake-Up Call Smoothie

Wake-Up Call Smoothie

Kale and spinach team up as the power greens in this uplifting smoothie recipe.

Makes 780 ml (2 servings)
Total Time 10 Minutes
Difficulty Easy
Container Low-Profile 2.0-litre Container


  • 80 g (½ ) green apple, quartered, seeded
  • ½ lime, peeled
  • 5 g (1 ) fresh ginger root, ¼" slice
  • 80 g (½ ) cucumber, peeled, halved
  • 45 g (¼ ) pear, Seeded and Halved
  • 70 g (2 slices) paw paw
  • 360 ml (1½ cup) coconut water
  • 60 g (2 cups) kale, chopped, stemmed
  • 15 g (½ cup) spinach


  1. Place all ingredients into the Vitamix container in the order listed and secure the lid.
  2. Start the blender on its lowest speed, then quickly increase to its highest speed.
  3. Blend for 1 minute or until desired consistency is reached, using the tamper to push ingredients toward the blades.


Try adding a teaspoon of chia, hemp, or flax seed oil for an extra dose of minerals and a silkier smoothie.

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