Healthy Green Power Pops

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 8
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 71.7
  • Total Fat: 3.5 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 2.4 mg
  • Total Carbs: 11.0 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 2.3 g
  • Protein: 0.9 g

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Healthy Green Power Pops

Introduction

Creamy, dreamy and oh-so-good... for you. You'll never guess the secret ingredient in these delightful frozen treats. Creamy, dreamy and oh-so-good... for you. You'll never guess the secret ingredient in these delightful frozen treats.
Number of Servings: 8

Ingredients

    2 medium bananas
    juice of 2 limes (1/4 cup)
    1 t lime zest
    juice of 1 orange
    1 t orange zest
    1 avocados, pit removed and flesh chopped

    Sweetener of choice (if desired)
    Popsicle sticks and molds

Tips

These frozen treats taste tropical--you'll never know there's an avocado in there. The avocado adds creaminess and richness. We don't think you'll need any added sweetener, but feel free to add some if you want. (Adjust the nutrition info accordingly.)


Directions

Combine all ingredients in a blender, adding water if necessary to thin it to a pourable liquid consistency.
Taste and sweeten if desired.
Pour into popsicle molds and freeze until solid.

Serving Size: 8 popsicles, about 1/3 cup each





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  • 6 of 6 people found this review helpful
    These are SO DELICIOUS ! No need for added sweetener. They truly satisfy the sweet and coolness that is needed after a workout or whenever! This is a keeper. I made 2 batches so far. The second batch, I had fresh cherries so blended them in with the recipe and they are just as yummy and healthy. - 8/15/14

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  • Incredible!
    4 of 4 people found this review helpful
    This recipe mixed well and tasted delicious! If you want it to be a little sweeter, I would use the orange juice and mix mango with the avacado to give it a more sweeter taste (but not necessary). - 7/23/14

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  • 1 of 2 people found this review helpful
    I shouldn't be posting because I have not tried them but was at a restaurant yesterday and the chef made key lime pie.....limes with avocado.... I will give this a go thanks - 7/14/15

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  • 1 of 4 people found this review helpful
    They sound wonderful!!!!! I will try them soon. - 7/15/14

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  • 1 of 2 people found this review helpful
    my husband's the King of "juicy pops" as he calls them. I can't wait to try these! they look amazing, similar to a key lime (avocado) sorbet I make, only these are healthier =) - 7/15/14

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  • 1 of 4 people found this review helpful
    Sounds good...I am always coming up with these sorts of pops...anything "icey" I love!
    - 7/15/14

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  • Amazing recipe. Absolutely surprising no avocado taste. Creamy and tasty. Will make this one again and again. - 7/26/15

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  • I always like to have a light dessert for when my adult daughter comes to visit on the weekends and this is a hit. I did not need to add any sweetener, it was perfect with the original recipe! - 7/14/15

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  • 0 of 1 people found this review helpful
    I think I'd like to add pinneapple. - 7/2/15

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  • How long can you keep them frozen? - 3/20/15

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  • Sounds like agreat alternative to iceream! Can't wait to try these! :D Plenty of room to experiment with differnent flavors too. Just need to get some molds next time I go to the store. - 3/9/15

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  • I added about a 1/4 cup of splenda, and water to make it a pourable consistency, but I only got 4.5 popsicles out of this recipe. Maybe I should have watered it down quite a bit more. - 3/4/15

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  • Incredible!
    0 of 6 people found this review helpful
    1/3 cup of dry oatmeal with frozen mixed berries microwave at 1 min
    soymilk optional - 8/30/14

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  • I thought I would love this recipe, since I like all the ingredients. But I really didn't care for it at all. - 8/30/14

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