ATLANTA, Dec. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Tropical Smoothie Café is helping guests eat better and feel better in the New Year with six menu items packed with both flavor and nutrition. Starting Monday, December 26, 2016, cafes will launch the NEW Supergreen Caesar - available as a salad or wrap - and a lineup of four powerpacked smoothies - Detox Island Green, Chia Blueberry Max, Health Nut, and Immune Blast. All will be available at participating Tropical Smoothie Café locations.
"We know that health and wellness take center stage after the New Year," said JoAnn Herold, spokesperson for Tropical Smoothie Café. "We are pleased to be the solution that consumers are looking for with better-for-you options without compromising taste, not only during this season but all year long."
Eating Your Greens
The Supergreen Caesar lineup is a more healthful take on your traditional Caesar profile with superfood greens such as spinach and kale. The Supergreen Caesar Wrap features grilled chicken with a blend of Romaine lettuce, kale and spinach. The wrap also includes Parmesan cheese, diced tomatoes, Parmesan crisps, and Caesar dressing, in a toasted flour tortilla. The Supergreen Caesar Salad takes all the goodness of the wrap served up in a bowl. Guests looking for a protein boost will be pleased to know that both entrees have the option to be "Supercharged" with double protein.
Nutrition In a Cup
To fuel up on-the-go, Tropical Smoothie Café is offering a lineup of four Powerpacked Smoothies each with a variety of unique nutritional, health and fitness benefits.
The Detox Island Green features a combination of fresh spinach, kale, mango, pineapple, banana and fresh ginger. A NEW product, the Chia Blueberry Max packs a protein and antioxidant punch with roasted banana, chia seeds, blueberries, peanut butter, almonds, dates, coconut, cinnamon, whole grain oats and whey protein.
The Health Nut Smoothie blends blueberries, mango, banana, almonds and your choice of protein, thereby offering great taste with an added boost of fiber and protein.
Lastly, is the Immune Blast. With flu season still in full swing, the smoothie provides a Vitamin C-packed immunity boost with a refreshing combination of banana, orange, apple, and orange juice.
The Chia Blueberry Max and Immune Blast will be available for a limited time.
Shine On Happy Hours from 3-5pm
To further encourage guests to start the year out right, participating Tropical Smoothie Café locations will host "Shine On Hours" from 3-5 p.m. starting December 26th, 2016 through February 19th, 2017. During these times, guests can enjoy the featured Supergreen Caesar Wrap or Salad for just $4.99 OR any 24 oz. Powerpacked Smoothie for just $1.99 with the purchase of any entree. This offer excludes breakfast and kid items.
For more information about Tropical Smoothie Café, including menu items and locations, visit online at www.tropicalsmoothiecafe.com.
About Tropical Smoothie Café
Founded in 1997, Tropical Smoothie Café is a fast-casual restaurant concept inspiring healthy lifestyles across the country, with more than 540 locations nationwide. With snack and meal options for any time of day, Tropical Smoothie Café serves smoothies, salads, wraps, sandwiches, and flatbreads.The rapidly growing franchise has received numerous accolades including being ranked on Entrepreneur's 2016 Franchise 500, 2016 Fast Casual Top 100 Movers and Shakers , Franchise Times'Top 200+ and Nation's Restaurant News' 2016 Top 200.Tropical Smoothie Café is seeking qualified franchisees to expand throughout the United States in markets such as Miami, Philadelphia, Boston, Houston, Dallas-Fort Worth, Atlanta, Columbus, and Charalotte, among others. For more information, visit www.TropicalSmoothieFranchise.com.
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