Banana Buzz Smoothie - NOT COFFEE CO

Banana Buzz Smoothie

Alright, let's dive into a recipe that's not just a game-changer, it's a mood-lifter, an energy booster, and a taste bud pleaser all rolled into one.


We're talking about a Banana Chocolate Smoothie that's not just any old smoothie – it's a wake-up call in a glass, blending the natural sweetness of banana with the bold, unapologetic kick of NOT COFFEE.

Let's call it the "Banana Buzz Smoothie" – because it's gonna give you that buzz without the crash. It's time to ditch the dull and embrace the delicious.

Let's get blending!

Here's how you whip it up:

Banana Buzz Smoothie


  • 1 ripe banana (even better frozen)
  • 1 cup almond milk (or any milk of your choice)
  • 1 tbsp/pouch of NOT COFFEE powder
  • 1-2 pinches of cinnamon
  • A handful of ice cubes
  • Optional: A drizzle of honey or a splash of vanilla extract for extra sweetness


  1. Prep the Banana: Start by peeling that banana. Brown spots? Perfect – more flavor.
  2. Blend the Base: Toss the banana, almond milk, NOT COFFEE powder, and cinnamon into your blender. Got a sweet tooth? Add that honey or vanilla now.
  3. Add the Ice: Throw in those ice cubes
  4. Blend it Up: Hit that blend button and let it rip until everything's smooth as silk.
  5. Serve: Grab your favorite glass, pour in that smoothie (add a dash of cinnamon if you're feeling fancyand take a moment to admire your handiwork.

Don't forget to share your smoothie and tag us!

For every tag we get on Instagram and Tik Tok, we will plant 1 tree in an endangered area.

Pro Tip: Want to up the ante? Add a scoop of protein powder or a tablespoon of peanut butter for an extra protein punch.


Banana Buzz Smoothie with NOT COFFEE Benefits:

Lion's Mane for Mental Sharpness:

  • Enhance your focus and cognitive function with Lion's Mane in NOT COFFEE. Ideal for a brain-boosting start to your day.

Ashwagandha for Stress Reduction:

  • Experience the calming effects of Ashwagandha. This adaptogen offers a serene start to any morning.

Chaga & Reishi for Immune Support:

  • Boost your immunity with antioxidant-rich Chaga and Reishi mushrooms. These powerful mushrooms paired with the vitamins in bananas, fortifies your body's natural defenses.

Cordyceps for Sustained Energy:

  • Elevate your energy levels with Cordyceps. These mushrooms, blended with the natural sugars in bananas, provide a steady, crash-free energy boost.

Mucuna for Mood Enhancement:

Each ingredient in the NOT COFFEE Banana Chocolate Smoothie synergizes to offer a holistic wellness experience, perfect for a nutritious and delicious start to your day. 

There you have it, the Banana Buzz Smoothie – your new go-to for mornings, afternoons, or whenever you need that delicious pick-me-up.

Let me know what you think! 🍌🍫🌿 #BananaBuzz #DrinkNotCoffee

Mush Love 🍄 ❤️ 

- James, CoFounder of NOT COFFEE CO

Back to blog