By JJ Virgin

Chocolate Cherry Chia Protein Shake


August 24, 2016

Chocolate, cherry, and nutritious chia seeds come together in this irresistible protein shake recipe. Protein and fiber in one yummy package, perfect for a meal replacement or after a workout.

Virgin Diet compliant: Cycles 1, 2, and 3
Sugar Impact Diet compliant: Cycles 1 and 3

  • Prep: 5 mins
  • Yields: 1 serving


2 scoops Chocolate All-In-One Protein Shake mix (your choice Paleo-Inspired Paleo-Inspired or Plant-Based)

1 cup frozen organic unsweetened dark cherries

1-2 tbsp chia seeds

1/2 cup unsweetened full-fat nut milk yogurt or Greek yogurt (if not dairy intolerant)

1/2 cup cold filtered water


1Blend the ingredients together until smooth. (If you’re using Paleo shake mix, ramp up the blender speed slowly to keep it creamy.)

2Your shake can be thickened by adding ice cubes or thinned by adding more cold water. So good!

Want to know more about rich chocolate JJ Virgin All-In-One Protein Shake powder? Check out our store to see product details, protein shake FAQs, and choose from Plant-Based or Paleo-Inspired protein

This recipe is part of the Back-to-School Breakfast menu, with Chocolate Cherry Chia Shakes, Hot Quinoa Cereal with Warm Berry Compote, Tex-Mex Scrambled Eggs with Avocado and Salsa, and Blueberry Power Muffins. Check out the Back-to-School Breakfast Menu and Guide for links to all the recipes, plus more handy tips and activities for happy, healthy mornings!

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