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Festive Cranberry-Pear Smoothie
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5 from 2 votes

Festive Cranberry-Pear Smoothie

This smoothie was designed with the holiday season in mind. It packs a festive flavor and a joyful, jewel-toned hue that's bound to infuse the mornings with a little more gratitude.
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Smoothie
Servings: 2 (12-ounce) smoothies
Author: Ashley Melillo | Blissful Basil


  • 1 ripe D'Anjou or Bartlett pear, cored and roughly diced
  • 1 cup frozen cranberries
  • 1 cup frozen mango chunks
  • 1 ¼ cups Silk Unsweetened Original Soymilk or Coconutmilk
  • 1 to 2 teaspoons peeled and minced fresh ginger, to taste
  • ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1 to 2 Medjool dates, pitted (optional, to sweeten)*


  • Add all ingredients, except for the dates, to a high-speed blender. Blend on high until smooth. Taste. Enjoy as is or, for a sweeter smoothie, add 1 or 2 pitted dates and blend again.


*If your dates are firm, as opposed to soft and sticky, soak them in hot water for 30 minutes before blending.