Want to put more greens in your diet – or your children’s diet? These Green Slimesicles are the fun way to do it! Sweetened with pineapple and bananas, you can’t even taste the spinach. But they’re still a healthy popsicle.
Green SlimesiclesCourse: Popsicles
2 cups (about 1/2 package) packed DOLE® Spinach
1 1/2 Dole Bananas
1 cup chopped Dole Pineapple
1/2 cup water
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
- In blender, puree spinach, bananas, pineapple, water and vanilla until smooth.
- Pour into six ice pop molds 1/3 cup each. Freeze 4-6 hours, or until firm.
Recipe and photo courtesy of Dole
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