Most people prefer smoothies—which turn fruits into irresistibly silky beverages—over their competitor, roughies, which transform fruits into hardened criminals. Go the smooth route with today's Groupon: for $5, you get $10 worth of yogurt and smoothies at Smoothie King in Lynchburg.
Seeking a healthy remedy to his dietary restrictions, Steve Kuhnau established Smoothie King in 1973, lining his wall with an abundant menu of smoothies, yogurt, and solid snacks. Aided by the online berry blend blueprinter, customers can calibrate smoothies ($4.59+) to tackle seven distinct health goals, including Get Energy, Trim Down, and Shape Up. More than 28 flavors range from the conventional—such as strawberry, lemon, and banana—to the exotic, with offerings such as mangosteen, goji, green tea, and Saturnine ring dust.
For those with dietary restrictions, dairy-free, egg-free, gluten-free, and vegan options are plentiful. Enhancers ($0.99) can be added to provide a probiotic boost or caffeine charge, with all supplements offered as buy one, get one free, similar to Smothers Brothers.