Smoothies provide the thick richness of milkshakes and the cooling effect of ice cream with fewer calories and more nutrients. They have become increasingly popular with health-conscious customers seeking thirst-quenching options. The following spots are giving a new shake to the smoothies they offer.

Nevada Diner
Bloomfield, New Jersey
Strawberry Daiquiri: The perfect combination of strawberry and light rum flavor to create a frozen daiquiri smoothie; $3.35

Planet Smoothie
West Chester, Ohio
Weight Loss Smoothies, 2-Piece Bikini: Strawberries or Chocolate with bananas and fat burner blast; $4.29

Fresh City
Boston, Massachusetts
Wild Bull: Red Bull, apple juice, raspberry sherbet, strawberries and bananas; $3.33

Blendz of Campbell
Campbell, California
Going Nutz: Peanut butter, banana, nonfat milk, non-fat frozen yogurt; $3.85

Smoothie King
Auburn, Alabama
Grape Expectations: Grape juice, papaya, bananas, soy protein, turbinado sugar, honey; $3.99

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