Chocolate Recover Zucchini Bread Smoothie

Chocolate Recover Zucchini Bread Smoothie

Good news: On-the-go Recover is available now!

Our new Recover 18 single-serve packets come in chocolate whey and make it convenient to help support muscle recovery after your workout. 

And don’t forget to get your Plant-Based Recover, too — Plant-Based Chocolate Recover is the FIRST vegan post-workout formula from Beachbody Performance that delivers 20 grams of pea protein, 9 essential amino acids, pomegranate extract, and BCAAs. Learn more here.

Both are available in the U.S. & Canada. 

A warm, freshly baked slice of zucchini bread can’t be beat.

Unless, of course, you blend up this lip-smacking Chocolate Zucchini Bread Smoothie.

To get a delectable chocolatey flavor, this recipe uses a scoop of Beachbody Performance Chocolate Recover. Add in almond milk, a banana, almond butter, cinnamon, and an ENTIRE zucchini, and you’ve got a healthy, delicious shake that tastes just like the real thing.

(And if you’re a card-carrying member of the “I Hate Vegetables” Club, don’t worry — you can’t taste the zucchini!)

Chocolate Recpver shake

Pro tips:

  • Add ice if you like a thicker consistency; add water if you want a thinner consistency.
  • To make this recipe 100-percent vegan, use Plant-Based Chocolate Recover.
Chocolate Recpver shake
4.2 from 10 votes

Chocolate Zucchini Bread Smoothie

This healthy Chocolate Zucchini Bread Smoothie with Chocolate Recover tastes just like zucchini bread! 

Keyword Recover
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 0 mins
Total Time 10 mins
Servings 1 serving
Calories 278 kcal
Author Beachbody


  • 1 cup unsweetened almond milk
  • 1 scoop Beachbody Performance Chocolate Recover
  • ½ large banana, fresh or frozen
  • 1 cup chopped zucchini, fresh or frozen
  • 1 tsp. all-natural almond butter
  • 1 tsp. ground cinnamon


  1. Combine almond milk, Recover, banana, zucchini, almond butter, and cinnamon in a blender; cover. Blend until smooth. 

Recipe Notes

Gluten-Free, High in Protein, Quick ‘n Easy, Ovo-Lacto Vegetarian

The Nutrition Facts box below provides estimated nutritional information for this recipe.

Nutrition Facts
Chocolate Zucchini Bread Smoothie
Amount Per Serving (1 serving)
Calories 278 Calories from Fat 63
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 7g 11%
Saturated Fat 0.5g 3%
Cholesterol 5mg 2%
Sodium 496mg 21%
Total Carbohydrates 32g 11%
Dietary Fiber 5g 20%
Sugars 16g
Protein 25g 50%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Container Equivalents*
1 Green
1 Purple
2 tsp.

*Although this recipe counts as 1 Green Container (Vegetables), 1 Purple Container (Fruits), and 2 tsp. (Oils & Nut Butters), Beachbody Recover is not containerized when consumed after a workout as intended.

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