Healthy Vegan Citrus Shake


Low in sugar and fat, this citrus shake contains simple ingredients for a lightly creamy treat that kids of all ages will love. You can further “pump-up” this citrus shake with your favorite dairy-free protein powder, if desired.

Healthy Vegan Citrus Shake Recipe

Special Diet Notes: Healthy Vegan Citrus Shake

By ingredients, this recipe is dairy-free / non-dairy, egg-free, gluten-free, grain-free, nut-free, peanut-free, soy-free, vegan, plant-based, vegetarian, and optionally top food allergy-friendly.

Healthy Citrus Shake
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Recipe and photo shared by the Fresh from Florida Kids Program
Serves: 4 servings
  • ½ cup Florida orange juice
  • ½ cup Florida grapefruit juice
  • ½ cup plain or vanilla non-dairy milk alternative (rice, coconut, soy, etc., your choice)
  • 1 tablespoon sugar, honey, or agave nectar (for vegan)
  • ⅛ teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 4 cups ice
  • Sliced fruit, optional for garnish
  1. Pour the orange juice, grapefruit juice, milk alternative, sweetener, and vanilla into a blender with the ice.
  2. Pulse the blender to help break up the ice, then blend until smooth.
  3. Divide the shake between four glasses and garnish with sliced fruit.

About Author

Alisa is the founder of, Food Editor for Allergic Living magazine, and author of the best-selling dairy-free book, Go Dairy Free: The Guide and Cookbook for Milk Allergies, Lactose Intolerance, and Casein-Free Living, and the new cookbook, Eat Dairy Free: Your Essential Cookbook for Everyday Meals, Snacks, and Sweets. Alisa is also a professional recipe creator and product ambassador for the natural food industry.

1 Comment

  1. Thank you so much for such wonderful recipes, I follow your website from Spain.I am lactose intolerant and I am happy to say that fortunately we have a great variety of alternative food to choose from. French toasts are great made with rice milk!

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