This is the ultimate cleanser, eliminating toxins from the body and purifying the blood. Spirulina can be purchased from reliable health/organic food shops. It is a rich source of proteins, an antioxidant, a weight-loss aid and a lipid-lowering agent. The proteins found in spirulina are biologically complete which means they provide the required amino acids in a form that is five times more easy digestible than meat or soy protein.
- 7 small tomatoes, quartered
- 1 thick slice beetroot, halved
- 2 sprigs coriander
- 1 thick slice ginger
- Pinch of spirulina
- Pinch of chilli powder
- Pinch of salt
- 1 tablespoon crushed ice
- Push tomatoes into juice extractor with alternate batches of beetroot, coriander and ginger ending with the tomatoes.
- Add a little water to clear tomato pulp if it interferes with functioning of the machine.
- Transfer vegetable juice into a blender. Add spirulina, salt, chilli powder and crushed ice.
- Whizz blender on speed 1 until mixture is smooth and thick.
- Serve in a tall clear glass to set off the drink’s magenta color to full advantage.