23 Protein Shake Recipes to Make You Lean & Strong

4. Cocoa Almond Protein Smoothie

Among these many delicious protein shake recipes, this is a great one to start your day. It uses no protein powder, instead relying on milk, Greek yogurt, almond butter and flaxseeds to power you through. Adding unsweetened cocoa powder lends extra flavor without added sugar. The kiddos will love this one, too!

Cocoa Almond Protein Smoothie
Photo: Cocoa Almond Protein Smoothie / Kristine’s Kitchen