Mango, Banana & Turmeric Smoothie

This mango, banana and turmeric smoothie is exactly what you need for an instant energy boost! Perfect for an on the go breakfast or an afternoon snack.
Recipe & photography by Kelly Gibney

by Faye MacGregor on March 16, 2022


1 mango – peeled and chopped

1 banana – peeled and frozen

½ teaspoon ground turmeric

½ teaspoon bee pollen (optional)

Generous pinch cinnamon

½ teaspoon good quality vanilla extract or seeds from 1 vanilla pod

1 cup coconut cream

1 cup water

1 handful ice


Serves 2-3

Place all ingredients in a blender and run until smooth and creamy.

Add more water is a thinner consistency is preferred.

Divide between glasses.

Garnish with a sprinkle cinnamon or additional bee pollen.

*To make vegan omit the bee pollen

About Kelly

We're always on the hunt for inspiration to keep banana loving monkeys happy. So, we asked Kelly Gibney to help us out. Kelly is a wholefoods writer and Dish magazine columnist, and we're so pleased to be able to share her recipes with you.