Cut out the stems and mix sweet and tart apples for the best fresh juice taste.
Juicing the peel will greatly increase the antioxidant of the juice. The peels and skins of fruits and vegetables are where you will find the majority of antioxidants. This is their protection against oxidative damage as a result of sun exposure. Flavonoids are the type of antioxidant found most abundantly in apples and their peel.
Sweet Orange Juice
- 5 large oranges
Peel oranges, juice and enjoy.
For increased antioxidant content juice the white pith too, but don’t juice the peel because it tastes awful! The pith is loaded with antioxidants called flavonoids and juicing it will greatly increaser the overll antioxidant profile of the juice. You can even scrape a little more of the white stuff from inside the peel and put that through the juicer, too.
- 3 oranges
- 1 grapefruit
Peel, juice, enjoy.
- 3 kiwis
- 2 Cups of blueberries
Peel kiwis and wash berries, juice, enjoy.
This was a favorite of my wife’s after she had her wisdom teeth removed and couldn’t eat solids!
Kiwi fruit is an excellent source of vitamin C, helping to keep our immune system strong and our skin firm. Vitamin C is needed to create collagen, the elasticated sticky substance that binds our skin cells together and keps the skin looking young.
Fresh Lemonade (you can’t beat it!)
- 2 or 3 large lemons
- 1/2 cup of water
- Optional – Add apple to sweeten
Peel lemons and cut stem of apple (Swap out 1 lemon for 1 lime and bingo, you got limeade). Add ice on those hot days.
Wash thoroughly and juice. This berry juice is loaded with antioxidants.
Berries are a good source of antioxidants called anthocyanins that help to strengthen our arteries ad help protect them from oxidative damage. Berries also contain an antioxidant called ellagic acid that is strongly associated with cancer prevention.
The Subtle Strawberry
- 1/3 cup of strawberries
- 1 cup of blueberries
- 1 apple
Wash all the ingredients well, top the strawberries and juice.
This one is also a favorite fresh fruit juice recipes of ours. There’s just something about this combination.
Blueberries are shown in animal studies to help increase brain function, helping to prevent against Alzheimer’s disease and improving motor skills.
Kiwi and Pear Bear
- 2 kiwis
- 2 pears
- 1 bear (just kidding!)
Peel kiwis and remove pear stems.
- 1/2 watermelon
- 1/2 honeydew
- 1/2 cantaloupe
Remove rinds and seeds (except for watermelon seeds).
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Tropical Fruit Juice Recipes
- 1 orange
- 1 kiwi
- 1/2 mango
- sparkling mineral water
Peel all the fruits and also pit the mango. Pour the juice in a large glass, fill to the top with sparkling water to serve this wonderful fresh juice.
- 2 apples
- 3 and 1/2 watermelon pieces with rind
Cut the apples into narrow wedges and juice with the watermelon pieces. Watermelon produces wonderful fresh juices.
The Pain Reducer
- 1 lemon
- 1 orange
- 2 hard pears
- 2 apples
Peel orange and lemon, remove pear and apple stems and juice.
Pineapple Orange & Strawberry Splendid
- 1 orange, peeled and sectioned
- 1 cup fresh pineapple, cubed, skin removed
- 5 strawberries
Peel orange and pineapple, and top the strawberries. Process the fruit in a juicer and serve.
The Tropical Hawaiian
- 1 mango
- 1 large orange
- 1 pineapple slice
- 1 papaya
- 1 guava
Peel and remove all pits and seeds. This is another favorite juicer recipes of ours. Awesome on a hot day with ice!
Blue colored fruits
Blue fruits such as the highly esteemed blueberries, contain a wide variety of phytochemicals. Anthocyanins is what gives blueberries their wonderful blue color. Blueberries contain other phytochemicals which can improve memory.
Red colored fruits:
Red fruits such as strawberries contain the phytochemical lycopene that gives them their red color. Lycopene has been shown to help prevent prostate cancer and heart disease.
Hope you enjoyed some of these Juicer Recipes, if so please let us know!
By Darren Haynes