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A glass filled with a coffee smoothie on a marble board next to a pink flower.

Easy Coffee Smoothie

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  • Author: Erin Jensen
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 10 minutes
  • Yield: 1 smoothie 1x
  • Category: Breakfast
  • Method: Blender
  • Cuisine: American


Coffee Smoothie – This extra thick Cold Brew Smoothie is SO good!! Perfect for breakfast or an afternoon pick-me-up!


  • 46 coffee ice cubes
  • 1 frozen banana, sliced
  • 12 dates, chopped*
  • 12 tablespoons creamy almond butter or peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened almond milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • (optional) 1 scoop of your choice of protein powder (plant-based if you want)
  • (optional) topping: dairy-free whipped topping and shaved chocolate


  1. Combine ingredients in a high speed blender.
  2. Blend on HIGH, scraping down the sides as needed, for 1-2 minutes.
  3. To thicken add additional frozen banana or ice cubes. To thin, add additional liquid coffee or almond milk.
  4. Serve immediately – feel free to top with dairy-free whipped cream and shaved chocolates if you want it to be extra special!


  • Forgot to Freeze Your Cold Brew: if you forgot to freeze your cold brew DON’T WORRY you can still make the smoothie.  Just add approximately 1 cup cold brew and then a handful or two of regular ice cubes.  The smoothie might not QUITE as thick, but it will still be delicious!
  • *Dates: feel free to substitute honey or even maple syrup as your sweetener – 1-2 tablespoons of either will work, but feel free to add more, if desired.
  • Other Add-Ins: handful of spinach, frozen zucchini, 1/3 cup plain greek yogurt, 1/4 cup rolled oats, 1 tablespoon chia seeds, scoop of dairy-free ice cream
  • Strong Coffee Flavor: to ensure a super strong coffee flavor in your smoothie you can also add a little bit of espresso powder!
  • Nutrition: nutrition estimate provided does NOT include the optional protein powder or toppings.


  • Serving Size: 1 smoothie
  • Calories: 302
  • Sugar: 31.6 g
  • Sodium: 100.7 mg
  • Fat: 10.7 g
  • Carbohydrates: 49.2 g
  • Protein: 5.8 g
  • Cholesterol: 0 mg