Smoothie King Adds Oat Milk Pumpkin Smoothie to Menu
Smoothie King debuts a vegan-friendly pumpkin smoothie as a part of their seasonal beverage line nationwide. The new smoothie is the first official menu item to use Califia Farms oat milk, which will be a permanent dairy-free substitute on their menu.
"There are a lot of pumpkin beverages out there, but so many use sugary syrups and fake stuff," said Smoothie King CMO Rebecca Miller. "By using organic pumpkin puree and real natural spices, it gives our guests a better way to get the pumpkin taste they love." The new plant-based smoothie blend is made with oat milk, organic pumpkin, bananas, dates, Sunwarrior organic plant-based protein, a spice blend, and stevia sweetener. In addition, you can now add or substitute oat milk into any smoothie on the menu.
Mohini, a born and raised vegetarian from Chicago, initially went vegan when faced with a health issue, but stayed vegan for the animals. Whole food plant-based eating (inspired by traditional Indian culture) is her optimal diet. An advocate for mental health and lifestyle changes, she has a degree in Health Sciences from DePaul University.
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