Ninja Blender Smoothie Recipes

Ninja blenders are well known for their impressive build quality. They’re long-lasting and require minimal maintenance to run effectively for a lifetime. One of the latest Ninja blender versions on the market is the Ninja Blender Duo with Auto IQ.

It’s straightforward to use, and it will blend a smoothie to the perfect consistency. With its pour spout, you can easily add more liquid when needed.

Ninja Nutri Blender Duo with Auto-iQ, 72 oz, Black
  • Auto-iq technology features timed, intelligent blending programs that do the work for you, no guesswork required!
  • Xl 72 oz. Total crushing blender pulverizes ice to snow in seconds for creamy frozen drinks and smoothies
  • Nutri Ninja Pro Extractor blades break down whole fruits, vegetables, ice and seeds for maximum nutrient & Vitamin extraction
  • Nutri Ninja cups with spout lids allow you to take nutritious drinks and smoothies on the go
  • 1200 watts of professional performance power

If you are a vegan, you can also check out our vegan smoothie recipes too. Or you can substitute some of the ingredients in the recipes below that are not vegan to make them vegan friendly as well.

6 Ninja Blender Smoothie Recipes

So, let’s kick this off! Below you will find 6 delicious recipes for smoothies you can create in that Ninja blender. Now, you can make them as they are – or be creative of course.

Now, get those ingredients ready and enjoy some health – and flavorful smoothies, any time of day.

Pumpkin Oatmeal Smoothie

Fruits and vegetables are essential when it comes to making the perfect smoothie flavor. However, oatmeal is the secret ingredient if you’re looking for a hunger-curbing and energy-packed shake.

On the other hand, pumpkins are highly nutritious and have high antioxidant content. To top that, they surprisingly make creamy ingredients in alcoholic smoothie recipes.

This oatmeal breakfast smoothie is packed with protein, vitamin A, and whole-grain goodness. And another good thing about pumpkin oatmeal smoothies is that it’s pretty simple to prepare. 


  • 3/4 cup almond milk
  • 1/4 cup dry rolled oats
  • 1/2 cup pumpkin puree
  • 1 frozen banana
  • 1/4 tsp ground ginger
  • Pinch of nutmeg
  • 1 tsp Pumpkin Pie Spice
  • 1/4 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/4 cup ice
  • 1 tsp chia seeds


Place the rolled oats in your Ninja blender and pulse until powdery. Add the other ingredients and then blend until the smoothie reaches your desired consistency. Pour into your cup and enjoy.

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Coffee Lovers Breakfast Smoothie

The coffee lovers breakfast smoothie is extra creamy, thanks to an odd yet star ingredient – cauliflower. And the good news is the rich flavors of cacao, coffee, and nut butter do a good task of masking cauliflower’s taste. You won’t even notice it’s in the recipe.It’s a perfect drink after your early morning workouts and midday snack if you want a caffeine-infused drink that’s protein-packed and refreshing. Besides being delicious and creamy, the coffee lovers smoothie includes plenty of nourishing ingredients such as banana and peanut butter. 


  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 frozen medium ripe banana
  • 3/4 cup brewed coffee
  • 1/2 tsp cacao powder
  • 1 tsp natural peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened almond or coconut milk
  • 3/4 cup cauliflower
  • 1 serving collagen peptides


Add all the ingredients to your blender and blend them for about two minutes. If you want to thin the smoothie, feel free to add more almond milk. 

Ginger Ninja Green Smoothie

There’s no better way to start your morning than with this refreshing ginger ninja green smoothie. This green smoothie is made with a healthy dose of spinach, fruits, and ginger. Aside from adding a fabulous punch to your breakfast, ginger helps improve brain function and reduce muscle soreness.

If you’re going to make a lot of this smoothie, a little prep will make the entire process go more smoothly. For instance, you could peel your ginger in advance, process it, and then freeze it. It’s also wise to chop up the fruits and keep them in your refrigerator.


  • 1 cup frozen spinach
  • 1 knob ginger
  • 3/4 cup water
  • 1/8 cup coconut milk
  • 1/3 unsweetened cashew milk
  • 1/3 avocado
  • 1 tsp chia seeds
  • 1/2 frozen banana
  • 1/2 tsp organic matcha powder


Add water, milk, spinach, ginger, kale to your Ninja blender first and blend. Add the fruits to the blender before putting in chia seeds, turmeric, and matcha powder. Serve immediately and enjoy.

Orange Juice Protein Smoothie

Start your day out with this creamy, nutrient-rich juice and fill your body with minerals and vitamins such as potassium and calcium. This smoothie is a healthy and delicious fruit drink fit for parties and kid’s celebrations. Here, we’ll use orange juice with mango and banana to make a tangy and sweet shake that’ll elevate your mood.


  • 1/2 frozen banana, sliced
  • 1/2 cup frozen or fresh mango chunks
  • 3/4 cup fresh orange juice
  • 2 ice cubes
  • 2 ripe bananas
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 3/4 cup almond milk


Add mango chunks and sliced bananas in a blender. Add ice cubes and the fresh juice in your Ninja blender and blend the mixture until no whole fruit chunk is left. Pour the drink into a glass and serve.

Blueberry Mint Smoothie

Make the blueberry mint smoothie your refreshing and delicious breakfast on the go. Preparing your morning meal doesn’t have to be time-consuming. In fact, just five minutes is enough to create a smooth, delicious drink loaded with blueberries and brightened with fresh mint.

Besides being a perfectly tart yet sweet fruit, berries are great additions to your meals for preventing heart diseases and lowering cholesterol. They’re loaded with nutrients like potassium and vitamin B6, thus making them one of nature’s go-to sources for essential vitamins.


  • 2 tsp honey
  • 1/2 cup greek yogurt
  • 1 cup blueberries
  • 10 mint leaves
  • 1/2 cup water


Put all the ingredients in your blender and then puree until smooth. Feel free to add a few ice cubes if you want a thicker consistency. Serve immediately.

Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie

There’s nothing that beats the peanut butter banana smoothie when it comes to taste combos. This thick, creamy, and naturally-sweetened drink is guaranteed to light up your morning. If you’re yearning for a flavor change of smoothie pace, then this healthy Ninja blender smoothie is perfect for you. Although natural peanut butter is the main ingredient, you can leave it out and use peanut butter powder instead. It still comes with the sweet peanut butter flavor but with fewer calories.


  • 1 large banana, cut and frozen
  • 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 3/4 cup unsweetened almond milk
  • 2 tsp creamy peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup nonfat Greek yogurt


Add the ingredients to your blender. Before you puree the mixture, you can also toss in some add-ins, such as mini chocolate chips, to add flavor and increase nutrition. Pour and enjoy.

Sip Your Way to Healthy Smoothies Today

With the help of your top-rated Ninja blender, you can now use these smoothie recipes to kick start your day by packing in protein-filled milk and nutrient-rich fruits.

And the good thing about these recipes is that you can use any powerful blending appliance to recreate them. So, feel free to cut your favorite fruits and veggies, toss them in the blender, and make yourself a healthy superfood smoothie.