Spiced Chaga Protein Shake

Chaga powder is added to this smoothie to provide anti-cancer, immune boosting (anti-flu), inflammation-fighting benefits


  • ½ banana
  • 1 date dried, no pits
  • ¼ cup pumpkin seeds
  • 2 Tbsp. cacao nibs or 1 Tbsp cacao powder
  • 1 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1 tsp. turmeric
  • Pinch of black pepper
  • 1 tsp. Chaga I used OM brand
  • 1 cup Almond milk
  • 2 oz. cold brew optional
  • 1 scoop Protein Powder I used Designs for Health PurePaleo Unflavored


  • Mix all ingredients into a blender until blended smooth.


Black pepper is added to enhance the absorption of curcuminoids found in turmeric For more of a coffee flavor, add 1 cup iced coffee with 1/4 cup almond milk instead of the cold brew.