9 Healthy-ish Smoothies That Taste Like Dessert

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We love dessert. But it always seems easier to buy muffins, cake or cookies rather than make them, right?

That’s why we’ve found nine crazy-easy smoothie recipes that actually taste like dessert. With limited ingredients and time spent, you can whip up a delicious drinkable version of birthday cake, cookie dough, or even gingerbread. The best part? They’re rich in protein, vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, so you can indulge guilt-free.

Whether you’ve got a hankering for something fruity or a craving for chocolate (when don’t we?), these smoothies have got you covered.

1. Caramel, Coconut, Cashew Smoothie

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Combining creamy coconut, salted cashews, smooth caramel and tofu (sounds weird, but it adds a hefty dose of protein), this smoothie is perfectly salty and sweet.

Grab the recipe here.

2. Paleo Key Lime Pie Smoothie

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If you love the flavour of key lime pie, then this paleo smoothie recipe is right up your alley.

Grab the recipe here.

3. Birthday Cake Protein Shake

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There’s no need to wait until your actual birthday to indulge in some cake. Whip up this dairy-free cake batter-inspired smoothie to satisfy your sweet tooth.

Grab the recipe here.

4. Vegan & Gluten-Free Gingerbread Smoothie

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Why bake a batch of gingerbread cookies when you can just blend together a few ingredients to create this delicious concoction?

Grab the recipe here.

5. Healthy Cookie Dough Milkshake

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Love cookie dough? Try this vegan, paleo, refined sugar-free, healthy milkshake.

Grab the recipe here.

6. Tropical Fruit Smoothie

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Treat your taste buds to a tropical trip with this fresh smoothie that’s incredibly easy to make.

Grab the recipe here.

7. Vegan Oreo Cookie Milkshake

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Vegan Oreo Cookie Milkshake. Enough said.

Grab the recipe here. 

8. Creamy Chocolate Pistachio Chia Shake

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Dates, almond milk, chia seeds, coconut yoghurt, banana and cacao all mixed together with pistachios make for one killer smoothie.

Grab the recipe here.

9. Peanut Butter Chocolate Smoothie

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Be prepared to have your mind blown — seriously, this smoothie tastes just chocolate peanut butter cups.

Grab the recipe here.