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Pear and banana smoothie: Healthy refreshment for the fall season

We offer you a delicious recipe for healthy refreshment for the coming autumn. Start the day with a pear-banana smoothie and supply your body with important vitamins, or surprise friends and family with your new favorite drink with a fine, even and creamy consistency. Thicker than juice, the smoothie does not lose the pulp – instead you can enjoy the whole fruit including the seeds. In this case, it is the combination of seasonal pears and exotic bananas for the cold season that, together with star anise and ground cinnamon, results in an excellent taste.

Fresh pear and banana smoothie: the ingredients

Puree pear banana smoothie ingredients

For the fresh pear and banana smoothie you need the following ingredients:


3 ripe pears

3 ripe bananas

2-3 star anise

¼ teaspoon cinnamon, ground

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Make sure that both the pears and the bananas are ripe. In the case of pears, the degree of ripeness can be recognized by the color of the skin – yellowish fruits are basically considered ripe. To be on the safe side, you can test whether the shell gives way when you apply light pressure. Ripe bananas can also be recognized by their yellow skin.

Pear and banana smoothie: Preparation is extremely easy

Pear Banana Smoothie Cinnamon Vanilla Star Anise

The ingredients listed above are sufficient for 2 servings. The preparation time varies between 3-5 minutes. And this is how the delicious smoothie is prepared in just 5 simple steps:

1. First wash all fruits thoroughly.

2. Peel the bananas, you don’t necessarily have to peel the pears.

Roughly dice the pear and banana smoothie ingredients

3. Roughly dice all fruits and put them in the blender. Carefully remove the seeds from the pears.

Add spices to the pear and banana smoothie

4. Add the spices – cinnamon, star anise and vanilla.

Prepare the finely pureed pear banana smoothie

5. Puree the ingredients very finely. Enjoy immediately after preparation or store in the refrigerator for 2-3 hours.