Juicing books currently on the market do not provide "professional" smoothie recipes nor, do they provide a historical view of the "smoothie". They word smoothie can mean anything. The book contains a smoothie ranking system (see Chapter 2) that defines and ranks the different kinds of smoothies.
The juice/smoothie industry is growing at a steady rate. Smoothies arent a fad; they are solid trend. The juice and smoothie industry addresses consumers need for alternatives to fast food and is driven by customer demand for healthier meal alternatives. What is the staying power of smoothies and fresh squeezed juice?
Most cultures of the world recognize the virtues of juice. Therefore, the juice/smoothie concept has international appeal. The products sold have customer appeal and satisfy the need for a healthier alternative to conventional fast food. The products appeal to a large demographic span: From children to grandparents. The smoothie can positioned as a: Meal replacement, meal enhancement or a dessert. In simple terms, the juice/smoothie business is fun!
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Also, see Smoothies! The Original Smoothie Book: Volume 2, ISBN 1582910200 and Smoothies! The Original Smoothie Book: Special Bundled Set, ISBN 1582910219, which is a special priced set containing two (2) of the Smoothies! books. Both of these titles are sold here on Amazon.com
Dan "The Smoothieman" Titus
There are a lot of great recipes...I want to try more of them. Thanks for a smooth and fast transactionPublished 8 months ago by Karen Goosman
Great list of recipes. I like mixing them up after a workout with some protien powder. This makes nutrition intake not so boringPublished 13 months ago by Roy
The smoothies in this book are much better than some of the green smoothie books. I enjoy more of the recipes in this one.Published 17 months ago by Susan M. Ringler
like smoothies. then this a must have book to have. has lots and lots of smoothie recipes. try some or all of the recipes. so far there is not one recipe that is not liked. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Fred Stephen
I was very satisfied the product and the speed I received it I would do business with them again, I was very satisfiedPublished 19 months ago by Jerry L. Wescott
This is an excellent book for anyone interested in making your own smoothies. I purchased this book for my daughter in college and she's been making smoothies sometimes twice a... Read morePublished on August 17, 2010 by Norma
enjoyed the recipes that i have tried from this book - i have even been able to get my husband to start drinking smoothies. Read morePublished on May 17, 2010 by wkbs
Lots of fun and interesting, and easy recipes. I tend to just like my own however. Put lots of fruit in the smoothie maker. Add a pkt. of sweetener. Lots of ice. Some water. Read morePublished on February 13, 2010 by Mom of 5
This is a good reference guide with a lot of smoothie recipes you probably haven't thought of. I got into smoothies after buying a new Vitamix blender and this is the book I... Read morePublished on July 12, 2009 by Rick Wilcox