Caramelized Pear, Chocolate and Goat Cheese Smoothie from Closet Cooking

Sweet caramelized pear, chocolate and tangy goat cheese are a magical when combined in this smoothie that is not to be missed!

Servings: makes 1 serving

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
  • 1 bosc or bartlett pear, cored and sliced 1/4 inch thick
  • 1/2 teaspoon olive oil
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1/4 cup Greek yogurt
  • 1 teaspoon honey
  • 2 tablespoons goat or blue cheese
  • 1 tablespoon cocoa
  • 1 tablespoon cocoa nibs
  • 1 pinch cardamom
  1. Drizzle the pear slices with oil, place on a baking pan in a single layer and broil until golden brown, about 2-4 minutes per side. Keep an eye on them!
  2. Puree everything in a blender or food processor until smooth, serve garnished with crumbled cheese and cocoa nibs and enjoy!