by Gabriel Constans
“I am giddy; expectation whirls me round. Th’ imaginary relish is so sweet, that it enchants my sense.” (From Shakespeare’s The History of Troilusand Cressida, Act III, Scene ii). This smoothie is guaranteed to put you in a poetic mood.
Yield: 5 cups
10 Shakespearean strawberries
2 Poe pecans
2 large Browning bananas
1/4 cup sliced Angelou apple
1/2 cup Whitman Water
1 cup Ellen Bass orange juice
1 cup peeled and sliced Patrick Papaya
1 cup Cary coconut-pineapple juice
Place all the ingredients in a blender, and blend on medium speed for 1 minute.
Pour into goblets or mugs and serve while reciting or rapping your favorite poem or spoken word.