Food & Wine

Ariani Flegga smoothie

Preparing a smoothie with Ariani by Flegga is the most delicious way to refresh yourself with taste while staying in health.
Ariani by Flegga is a Greek traditional product made by 100% fresh bio and pasteurized goat milk with the addition of  bio yogurt culture. No preserventives. Only organic milk produced esclusively by ruminants goats in the valleys of Pindos mountain range.
Ideal for toddlers, kids, adults, the right choice for breakfast, recipes, drinks, ice creams, smoothies. Unlimited the ways you can enjoy Ariani. Unique its flavor as it is. But here some ideas for a refresing and pleasant smoothies with the addition of vegetables, fruits, almonds and everything else your fantasy commands.

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Ingredients for 2 persons:

1/2 avocado

1 cucumber (with the green peel)

1/2 green apple

1/2 glass of Ariani Flegga

5 – 6 ice cubes

Method:

Cut all fruits and cucumber in small pieces. Add them in a blender with the rest of the ingrediends, so add Ariani and ice cubes. Blend 2 min until the smoothie is homogeneous.

If it is very dense, add more Ariani and ice cubes. Blend again for few seconds until you have the desired consistency. Serve cold.

For the sweet version, simply add 1 tbsp of honey,  5 – 6 almonds/person. Blend until everything is smooth and creamy.

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12 responses

  1. Delicious & healthy

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    18 August 2020 at 15:38

    • Exactly. Bio too. And it applies to every single product made by Flegga. Thank you for stopping by!

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      20 August 2020 at 20:11

  2. This looks good. I don’t know where to buy Ariani, but I have goats and I make my own yogurt. I think I could make the Ariani myself and try this smoothie with avocado, cucumber, mint and pistachio. It will also fit my keto lifestyle. Thanks for the great idea.

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    30 August 2020 at 17:19

    • Looks great your’s too, very interesting with pistachios and mint. I’ll try your smoothie soon. Ariani by Flegga for the moment is not available in the USA but the whole range of its organic goat & sheep products (feta etc) can be found all over the States. Anyway i’m sure your diy yogurt is exceptional. Thank you too for stopping by ! Xristina

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      30 August 2020 at 18:02

    • jered75

      The Keto smoothies seem to be better than most to me. Keto smoothies are the ones me and my wife have been trying out, with many recipes. I checked out your blog post and really liked your Chili Cherry Bourbon drink I will be giving that a try.

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      11 November 2020 at 0:26

  3. Great , will try this! Interesting blog, thank you for following mine. Best to you!

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    15 September 2020 at 13:29

    • Honored to be able to follow you, your artwork inspire me . Grateful for your kind words. Thank you very much! Xristina

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      15 September 2020 at 16:41

  4. Is Ariani similar to Kefir?

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    25 September 2020 at 20:16

    • Hello Sarah, thank you for the question and sorry for the late response.They are totaly different products.
      Kefir is a probiotic fermented drink made by adding colonies of kefir yeast and lactic acid bacteria into cow’s or goat’ s milk ( always prefer the goat’s one, it’s healthier) The fermentation of all these microorganisms turns milk into kefir.
      The acid lactic bacteria turns the milk’s natural sugar (lactose)into lactic acid, so kefir taste like yougurt. But is not yogurt, it is a probiotic beverage. So kefir is made with kefir yeast and milk – not yogurt.

      In the other hand, Ariani is a sapient combination of pasteurized bio milk with the addition of  bio yogurt culture.
      I hope i helped. Xristina

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      30 September 2020 at 13:33

  5. jered75

    This sounds very interesting, Me and my wife have been trying out a smoothie diet, Sorry i’m not much of a fan. I think mostly because I haven’t found the proper smoothie for me. We Tried the recipe above and my wife loved it. Maybe, we will try it with pears replacing the apple. Since I like Pears. What do you think?

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    11 November 2020 at 0:04

    • Dear Jered75 i’am really glad your wife liked the smoothie!
      Personally I think gives more flavor a ripe and juicy pear than the green apple. I prefer your version with pear but it contains a lot of nickel, forbidden for those who are allergic. Besides this, contains more sugar than green apple. The choice depends on individual dietary needs . If it was just a matter of flavor, I’d prefer a succulent pear! Thanks for taking the time to read and comment, i appreciate it very much! Xristina

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      11 November 2020 at 16:32

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