Jungle Book’s Mowgli & Baloo Inspired “Pawpaw Smoothie”

Time to head to the kitchen and look for “the bare necessities” to put together this delicious smoothie inspired by The Jungle Book. Remember when Mowgli and Baloo sing about “The Bare Necessities,” and mention a fruit called “pawpaw”? This fruit is better known to many as papaya! This “Pawpaw Smoothie” recipe shared by combines “pawpaw,” strawberries, banana, milk, and peanut butter to create a concoction worthy of any king of the jungle.


Mowgli’s Pawpaw Smoothie

Prep 5 Min. / Cook 5 Min.


  • 1/4 cup of papaya
  • 1 banana
  • 1/2 cup of strawberries
  • 1 cup of skim milk
  • 2 tablespoons of peanut butter


1. Place your papaya, banana, and strawberries into a blender.

2. Add skim milk and peanut butter to the blender.


3. Blend all ingredients until you have a smooth consistency.

4. If needed, add more milk until you achieve your desired consistency.

5. Pour yourself a glass and enjoy!


About Jamie Sylvester

I'm a Disney nerd! A kid at heart who loves the magic and memories of Walt Disney World. I follow all things Disney and enjoy the vacations, day trips, and weekend getaways, and geek out over the planning of such events. My goal is to experience as many Disney desserts and cocktails as possible! Married to another Disney nerd and blessed with a daughter and son, we thoroughly enjoy the magic at Disney and are here to help others experience the magic as well.