Booster Juice – Downtown Locations.

As this blog is self-sustained and self-supported, I’m always looking for deals that will help me out as I dine about town. So, a couple of months ago when Ian McCausland was selling Booster Juice coupons in support of the Scout Troop that he helps to lead, I thought it would opportunity to support a good person, a good cause and save myself a few dollars as I checked out Booster Juice.

Booster Juice berry smoothie

a Berry smoothie from Booster Juice.

Booster Juice is a made in Canada success story. Starting out in Alberta in 1999, the chain has expanded to over 350 franchises in under 20 years. It’s been years since I’ve visited a Booster Juice, but if my memory serves, for the longest time smoothies were all they served.

When I went recently I realized they had expanded to include protein ball, protein bars, puddings and wraps/sandwiches. Since my coupons were only for smoothly, that was mainly what I tried, but I did add a couple of the smaller type extras to my orders.  Continue reading


Smoothies of the So Cal Variety

So Cal Smoothies is now in Edmonton

Smoothies seem to be everywhere you look.  You can get them at McDonald’s and Tim Horton’s and of course there seems to be almost as Booster Juice outlets as there are Starbuck’s.  So it’s not surprising that smoothies have hit the streets and entered into the food truck scene.  One such entry here in Winnipeg is So Cal Smoothies.

If you’re not sure you are in the mood for a smoothies, the So Cal Smoothie van will quickly change you mind, covered with images that conjure up sun, sand and surf.  Of course, there is also lots of fruit pictured on the van as well.

I stopped by there the other day and these are my thoughts: Continue reading