This recipe makes the perfect pre-workout meal, the raw cacao gives it a rich chocolatey taste and the dietary nitrates in BeetActive® will give your training session a natural boost. Thanks to our Instagram follower Charlotte Bovey (@clbov.eats.and.crossfits) for this amazing dish.


Recipe: Makes 1 bowl


125g Frozen banana

20g Vanilla whey protein powder

12g Raw cacao

150ml Unsweetened almond milk

30ml Beetactive®

Large handful of crushed ice 

Pinch of xanthan gum (not essential but makes for an extra thick smoothie bowl) 


1) Place all the ingredients in a blender and put the lid on making sure it is secure. 

2) Blend until the mixture is thick and fluffy.

3) Pour into a bowl and top with topping of your choice. 

Nutritional Information: 

Per serving - Protein 22g, Carbohydrates 48g, Fat 4g 


  • Mar 30, 2016
  • Category: Recipes
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