Tasty Fall-Themed Update Coming to Smoothie King Menu

PumpkinSmoothieIn the Autumn, countless food and beverage flavors turn to suggestions of pumpkin and spice. Beginning September 29th, Smoothie King will continue that proud seasonal tradition by adding a brand new Pumpkin Smoothie to its menu.

The new pumpkin smoothie will include an Immune Enhancer with Vitamin C, Echinacea and green tea, and will be available in a better-for-you version made with Chobani® Greek Yogurt that delivers 15 grams of protein and 4 grams of fiber. A healthier way to indulge during the holidays, this soon-to-debut treat is intended to serve as a great immunity builder as well as an excellent source of protein and antioxidants.

For more information, visit www.smoothieking.com

How Well Do You Know The Pumpkin? Here Are A Few Fun Facts:

  • The word pumpkin originates from the word pepon, which means “large melon” in Greek.
  • Pumpkins are one of the most popular crops in the U.S., with production over 1.5 billion pounds a year.
  • Pumpkins can be boiled, baked, steamed, or roasted.
  • Most parts of the pumpkin are edible, including the shell, the seeds, the leaves, and even the flowers.
  • Cinderella’s fairy godmother turned a pumpkin into a carriage…but only until midnight, when the carriage turned back into a pumpkin.
  • In Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas, the main character, Jack Skellington, is the “Pumpkin King.”
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