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Whey protein isolates are the primary source of protein for most elite athletes and bodybuilders. It is virtually free from fats, carbohydrates, lactose and cholesterol. Basically, all the unnecessary baggage that comes with other forms of protein supplements that adds muscle at the cost of more calories. This means you add healthy muscle quickly with lesser calories to burn off.
Optimum Nutrition’s Gold Standard 100% whey protein isolate is a premium protein supplement for elite muscle builders and athletes. The blend is the world’s best selling whey protein supplement and is feature rich.
- The Gold standard has 77% pure protein by weight.
- Microfiltered whey protein isolates for higher quality protein.
- Fully intact whey protein microfractions ( Undenatured whey ).
- Hydrowhey peptides that ensures bioavailability for faster action.
The blend has ingredients not just for muscle growth but for recovery too with 4g of glutamine and 5.5g of BCAA’s in every serving. This means the normal post workout or recovery glutamine or amino acids supplement can be skipped and added to the savings.
Taste & Flavor
100% Whey Protein Gold Standard by Optimum Nutrition is available in 18 different flavors, something for everyone.
Cake Batter, Banana Cream, Chocolate Malt , Cookies & Cream , Vanilla Ice Cream , Chocolate Mint , Strawberry Banana , French Vanilla Crème , Chocolate Coconut , Double Rich Chocolate , Rocky Road , Tropical Punch , Extreme Milk Chocolate , Delicious Strawberry , Mocha Cappuccino , White Chocolate , Coffee , Caramel Toffee Fudge.
It is not just more choices in taste and aroma but also in textures. Coffee flavor has the perfect smooth and watery texture for lighter shakes while Mocha Cappuccino is thicker, and its wonderfully sweet bitter after taste lingers in your mouth well after your finish your drink. Not every flavor is meant for protein bars or cookies.
Cake Batter, Cookies & Cream, Chocolate Coconut and French Vanilla Crème are certainly better choices to make your protein cookies and bars. However, let your creative juices flow and there is certainly lot of possibilities beyond these recommendations based on general preferences.
Protein Blend(Whey Protein Isolate, Whey Protein Concentrate, Whey Peptides), Cocoa(Processed With Alkali), Artificial Flavors, Lecithin, Acesulfame Potassium, Aminogen®, Lactase.
Gold standard is insantized meaning you can directly mix the protein powder and water without the need for a shaker or blender.
- Add a spoon of the powder to 6 to 8 oz ( 180- 230 ml ) of water, milk or your preferred beverage for a serving.If you need a milder flavor then increase water to 10 oz ( 300ml ).
It is ideal as a post workout drink and recommended to be taken once a day.