Orange Turmeric Detox Smoothie

by | Apr 17, 2018 | Beverages, Detox

This Orange Turmeric Detox Smoothie is comforting, creamy and zesty with a punch of spice from ginger and turmeric, two excellent spices for supporting our detoxification.

This smoothie came about when I was trying to come up with a smoothie that could be as orange in colour as possible. Naturally, carrots, oranges, and turmeric came to mind, and after I blended it all up (with a few other star ingredients) the most delicious smoothie was created. Seriously – this might be the best smoothie I’ve ever created!

This Orange Turmeric Detox Smoothie has the most unique flavours that mesh together so perfectly. It’s comforting, creamy and zesty with a tiny punch of spice from ginger and turmeric, two excellent spices for detox:

  • Turmeric: a potent anti-inflammatory root that’s used for a variety of inflammatory conditions and liver support
  • Ginger: a root traditionally used for stimulating and supporting digestion, reducing nausea and upset stomach, and reducing constipation.
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Orange Turmeric Detox Smoothie

A creamy, sweet and zesty smoothie perfect for detox!

Ingredients

  • 1 cup water + 1 tbsp hemp seeds to make hemp milk
  • 1 banana
  • 1 small-medium navel orange
  • 1 small carrot
  • 1 inch chunk fresh ginger, peeled (or use 1 tsp ground ginger)
  • 1/4 tsp ground turmeric

Instructions

  1. Add water and hemp seeds to blender and blend until a milk is created, about 30 seconds. Add all other ingredients to blender and blend on high for 30-60 seconds until smooth.

  2. Serve and enjoy right away!

I hope you give this delicious orange turmeric smoothie a try, be sure to let me know if you do! Try these two other detox smoothies:

Check out my how-to video below featuring this Orange Turmeric Detox Smoothie starting at 1:23.

Leave me a comment below if you give this recipe a try, or tag me on Instagram @meghanlivingstone with your photos!

by Meghan Livingstone

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9 Comments

  1. Ursula Melia

    5 stars
    Dear Meghan,
    Today I tried the orange and turmeric smoothie, which I thought was GREAT!!!! I could have that every day of the week. I think all the flavours go together really well. Since I very, very rarely drink, don’t smoke and generally try my level best to eat healthily I am unsure whether I really need to detox, but it doesn’t matter because what I am looking for is finding things that are healthy AND delicious because I feel that’s the only way to I can stick to eating healthily.
    This drink certainly meets the goal! Thank you very much for sharing!

    Reply
  2. Tina

    5 stars
    Hello Meghan, I just made this smoothie and this is the best smoothie I have ever had, it is so good!

    Reply
    • Meghan

      Amazing!! This made me so happy to hear. Glad you love it! It’s one of my favourites, too 🙂

      Reply
    • Nicole

      Can this smoothie use as a meal replacement like dinner

      Reply
      • Meghan

        Hi Nicole! Generally speaking, no, I wouldn’t use this smoothie as a meal replacement as it isn’t a complete/comprehensive supply of nutrients, like protein.

        Reply
  3. Richaelle Rey

    5 stars
    Delicious!! My Husband and 14 y/o loved it as well. I eased them into it by trying 1/8 turmeric first. Will try the other two recipes as well. Thanks!!

    Reply
    • Meghan

      So awesome to hear this Richaelle!

      Reply
  4. Michelle

    5 stars
    It was so good! I’m working on detoxifying my liver. This is a great way to start doing this 🙂

    Reply
    • Meghan

      So glad you enjoyed it Michelle!

      Reply

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MEGHAN LIVINGSTONE, CNP

Hi, I’m Meghan. I’m a Certified Holistic Nutritionist, blogger, and YouTuber with a passion for mindful eating and intuitive living. I’m here to inspire you to listen to your body, connect with yourself, and create a fulfilling life that’s completely unique to you.

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