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Cactus Pear Smoothie

June 10, 2008 - 7:30am
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Cactus Pear Smoothie

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size¼ recipe
Calories from Fat45
Total Fat5 g
Saturated Fat1 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Sodium15 mg
Total Carbohydrate20 g
Dietary Fiber3 g
Sugars10 g
Proteins8 g
Vitamin A0% DV
Vitamin C50% DV
Calcium10% DV
Iron8% DV

Percent Daily Values (DV) are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

Servings and Times

Preparation Time10 minutes

Cups of Fruits and Vegetables Per Person: 2.0

Ingredients and Preparation

Soft silken tofu14 ounces
Orange juice1 cup
Cactus pears, peeled and diced2 cups
Ice cubes1 cup
Honey2 tablespoons
  1. Directions
  2. Place all ingredients in a blender. Puree until smooth.

Diabetic Exchange
Fruit: 1; Vegetables: 0; Meat: 1; Milk: 0; Fat: 1; Carbs: 0; Other: 0
Diabetic exchanges are calculated based on the American Diabetes Association Exchange System. Exchanges are rounded up or down to equal whole numbers. Therefore, partial exchanges are not included.

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