Rabu, 23 Maret 2011
Low Calorie Juice Recipes - 9 Healthy Juice Recipes for Weight Loss
People eager to lose weight often go on low calorie juice diets. Whereas juice provides with many nutrients, one needs to combine it with some exercise regime to lose that weight.
Vegetable juice and fruit juices provide the body with vitamins and minerals required for healthy immunity. Vegetable juice can act as appetite suppressants and the sugar content is lower than in fruit juices.
Some healthy low calorie juice recipes for weight loss are as follows
1. Slim Me Juice:
Ingredients: 4-5 carrots, half beets, 1 celery, 1 apple, half cucumber.
Direction: Wash, peel and chop the vegetables and blend in a juicer. You may add little ginger if you need some spice in your healthy juice!
2. Grapefruit Orange Juice Recipe:
Ingredients: 1 grapefruit, 3 oranges.
Directions: Take out the juice of these fruits and in a blender. Add ice and sip! Grapefruits are beneficial for losing weight. This healthy juice is also high in vitamin C.
3. ACC Juice (Apple Carrot Celery):
Ingredients: 2-3 apples, 2 carrots, 2 celery sticks, 2 tablespoon lemon juice.
Directions: Core the apples, peel and cut carrots. Add apples, carrots, celery and lemon juice to a mixer and blend well. Pour in glass and add ice if desired. This is a refreshing and delicious low calorie juice.
4. Cleansing Veggie Broth:
Ingredients: 2-3 carrots, 2 celery, 2 beets,3 kale leaves, 1 turnip, half spinach bunch, half cabbage head, half onion, one-fourth parsley bunch, 2-3 garlic cloves.
Directions: Boil the above ingredients and sip! This healthy juice will help in detoxification of the body too.
5. Papaya Passion Juice:
Ingredients: 1 papaya, 1 apple, 4-5 dates.
Directions: Pit the dates and then blend all the above ingredients in a blender. Best when served fresh. This is a healthy juice recipe.
6. Morning Sunshine Juice:
Ingredients: 2 oranges, 1 grapefruit, 5-6 strawberries, half banana.
Directions: Take out the juice from orange and grapefruit. Pour this in the mixer with banana and strawberries. Blend well and serve.
7. Carrot Beet juice:
Ingredients: 7-8 carrots, half boiled and peeled beetroot, 4 leaves lettuce.
Directions: Blend all the ingredients and enjoy this healthy juice recipe.
8. Melon Juice:
Ingredients: 2 cups cubed watermelon, 2 cups cubed honeydew melon, 2 cups cubed cantaloupe, 1 inch grated ginger.
Directions: Mix all the above ingredients in a blender and add ice. This is a refreshing and cooling low calorie juice recipe.
9. Strawberry Delight:
Ingredients: half cup strawberries, 1 cup freshly squeezed orange juice, half lemon.
Directions: Blend the strawberries and orange juice with the juice of lemon. Pour in glass and enjoy this nutritious and healthy juice recipe.
Fruits like watermelons, pineapple, papayas, plums, berries and honeydew have low calories. So, experiment and make your own low calorie juice recipes for weight loss. Likewise vegetables like carrots, cucumbers, celery, cabbage, lettuce, beetroot, spinach, apples, oranges and lemons are the healthy choices for creating your low calorie juice recipes for weight loss.