Thursday, July 17, 2014

My Juice Recipes

In late 2013, early 2014 Tarynn and I explored the idea of opening a juice bar.  In the end, we decided against the plan.  But before we threw in the towel, we spent a considerable amount of time working on our juice recipes.  We wanted to serve (and drink) juices that were not only healthy but that tasted great.


Below are some of our creations, as well as some standards.

The obligatory Green Juice.  Good for you, made tolerable by the two apples.

Basic Green Juice

Recipe items
2Apples, Cameo, U.S. Extra Fancy
2stalks celery
1cucumber
6leaves Kale
1lemons
1inch Ginger



Sweet and spicy.  Jalapeno adds a little zing.

Spicy Garden (Devin's favorite)

Recipe items
1apple
2stalks celery
2carrots
2leaves Kale
0.5lime
1/8th inchthin slice jalapeno 
1 green or red bell pepper
1/2 cupspinach
(optional) 0.5chard
(optional)broccoli



Love this one.  Kind of like a spicy V8 or a bloody mary.

Fiesta Mouth (Devin's favorite)
vegetable countRecipe items
4roma tomatoes
1 tiny bitonion
1bell pepper green
1 inchjalapeno pepper
2kale
1/2 cupspinach 
2celery
2carrots
salt, pepper, Tabasco
try adding red peppers and vinegar instead of Tabasco
also good with 1/2 garlic




Got a sweet tooth?  Sure it's a lot of sugar, but some nutrition too.

Heaven
0.3pinapple
1pear
4carrots
1lemon
0.2spinach


Tarynn prefers juice that is primarily carrot juice with strong ginger overtones.

Tarynn 3

Recipe items
1Apples, Cameo, U.S. Extra Fancy
7carrots
2leaves Kale
1lemon
1inch Ginger
1oz parsley



The pear gives it a distinctive sweetness.

TV Juice 1
vegetable countRecipe items
1spinach 2 oz
8carrots
2pear
1lemon
1inch Ginger



Not for everyone, but check it out.

Fennel Juice
vegetable countRecipe items
2Apples, Cameo, U.S. Extra Fancy
2stalks celery
2bulbs fennel
1lemon







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