Strawberry shortcake smoothie in a clear glass topped with sliced strawberries. A text overlay reads "No Sugar Added + Banana-Free Strawberry Shortcake Smoothie."

Strawberry Shortcake Smoothie without Banana

  • Author: Cassie Johnston
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: 2 small servings or 1 large one
  • Category: Drinks
  • Method: Blend


This Strawberry Shortcake Smoothie is sweetened with Medjool dates instead of banana.


  • 1 1/2 cups frozen whole strawberries
  • 1 tablespoon unsweetened almond butter
  • 3 pitted Medjool dates
  • 1 cup unsweetened nut milk
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Optional add-ins: chia seeds, hemp seeds, protein powder, ground flax, collagen, Greek yogurt, lots of other options


  1. Combine all ingredients into the carafe of a high-power blender. Blend on high until very smooth and creamy. Serve immediately.

Keywords: smoothies, strawberries, nut butter, dairy-free

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