Fruit Smoothies Made with Whole Fruit–No Added Sugar!
Long ago I dated a man who called me from payphones while drinking Jamba Juice and sharing sunsets. Sure, it was romantic, but I wanted to know more about this Jamba Juice. At the time, we didn’t have them in Utah. He would describe the flavor of his Jamba Juice that day and my taste buds would drool!
Then, Jamba Juice came to my hometown. I couldn’t wait to try the frozen deliciousness of their fruit smoothies.
Veggie and Fruit Smoothies Help America Get their Daily Allotment of Fruits and Vegetables
I’ve been a fan ever since, trying almost all the deliciousness packed into the cup. Now, Jamba Juice has added a Tropical Harvest Smoothie to their line of smoothies. It’s Jamba’s response to the alarming findings from a recent study* conducted by Produce for Better Health Foundation on America’s consumption of fruits and vegetables.
- Only 8 percent of Americans achieve their recommended target for fruit in an average day
- Only 6 percent of individuals meet their recommended target for vegetables in an average day.
- 1 percent of adults and 2 percent of children meet both the fruit and veggie recommendations each day
As a Moms Meet Ambassador, I was able to try Jamba Juices Tropical Harvest. I really enjoyed the new flavors. The Apples n’ Greens was my favorite!
Jamba’s Fruit & Veggie smoothie line promises one serving of vegetables and two servings of fruit plus less than 250 calories per 16-ounce cup. They’re blended-to-order and made from only real, whole fruit and vegetable juice–no added sugar.
The Tropical Harvest Smoothie is made by blending yellow vegetable juice (butternut squash, sweet potato and carrot) real peaches and mango, passion fruit-mango juice, and ice. It’s free of dairy and gluten, an excellent source of Vitamins A and C and just 230 calories!
Beyond Tropical Harvest the line also offers:
Apple ‘n Greens an apple-strawberry juice mixed with dark leafy green vegetables juice, carrots, lettuce, spirulina, peaches, mangos and bananas.
Berry UpBeet beets meet blueberries, strawberries and the juices of carrots, broccoli, lettuce and beets.
Orange Carrot Karma is comprised of carrot juice, orange juice, mangos and bananas.
Jamba Juice has also released Jamba Kids Berry Beet It! Smoothie. It’s made with a delicious blend of strawberries, mangos, bananas, and a mixed berry uice with carrots, beets, broccoli, spinach, kale and lettuce. It has only 190 calories, is free of dairy and gluten–plus, it’s an excellent source of Vitamins A, C, B6 and fiber.
If you haven’t been to Jamba Juice in awhile, you’ll notice not only the Veggie and Fruit Smoothies menu’s Tropical Harvest Smoothies are new, but there’s a menu that has kids and parents smiling. The Jamba Kids Meal! Developed in conjunction with the expert dietitians on Jamba’s Healthy Living Council, these meals are perfectly sized and feature smoothies with whole fruit, fruit and veggie juices and tasty food items with tasty whole grains and protein!
Don’t miss the fun, connect with Jamba Juice on Facebook and @JambaJuice on Twitter for contests, coupons and more. For more information on menu options or to locate a store near you, visit the Jamba Juice website. Make fruit smoothies a part of your summer!