100% Plant Protein

Scitec Nutrition‘s 100% Plant Protein, is only one of their many proteins you can choose from. This protein in-particular is an ideal substitute for vegan and vegetarian fitness nuts. The other qualities are its lactose, dairy and GMO-free. It’s sourced from the yellow pea, which means it’s slow-digesting, which makes it perfect for post-workout or a before bed shake as it promotes lean muscle growth and aids in recovery. And, did I mention the chocolate praline flavour is to die for! You think you’re eating something naughty it’s that good!

Why Pea Protein?

A lot of supplement companies are jumping on board and supporting plant-based protein powders. What makes pea protein so great? Its formula has similar ingredients to Whey and other animal-proteins such as Glutamine, Lycine and branched-chain amino. However, it doesn’t contain any lactose, dairy or GMO properties, which makes it ideal for easy digestion and vegans. Soy-based proteins compared to pea proteins can often contain lactose and dairy triggering those intolerances. If you’re an environmental nut, producing pea protein is more environmentally friendly than its other competitors. Why? Because it doesn’t need nitrogen fertiliser (vital for plant growth) or irrigation to grow.

100% Plant Protein Ingredients

Pisane® C9 Pea Protein Isolate (extracted from the yellow pea). It’s a natural and Gluten-Free raw material. It has a bland flavour until the chocolate praline and white chocolate.

  • Flavours (Chocolate Praline, White Chocolate): Making it delicious and tasting like a naughty dessert.
  • Fat-Reduced Cocoa Powder (10-12%)
  • Sodium Chloride: Salt
  • Sweeteners (Sucralose, Acesulfame K): A sweetener that is around 200 times sweeter than sugar.
  • Thickener (Xanthan gum)

100% Plant Protein Serving Size

A 30g serving (3/4 scoop) equals:

Protein: 21 grams
Fats: 1.3 grams
Carbs: 1.5g

102 Calories total

Flavours

  • Chocolate Praline

100% Plant Protein Recipe Idea

Ingredients:

Ice-cream/base

100% Plant Protein

  • 30g 100% Plant Protein – Chocolate Praline Flavour
  • A handful of frozen banana and mango
  • 100mL of Unsweetened Almond Milk
  • A splash of Sugar-Free Maple Syrup
  • A sprinkle of cinnamon

Toppings

  • 1 Banana
  • Frozen blueberries
  • Chia Seeds
  • Desiccated coconut
  • XO Crunch
  • Sugar-Free Maple Syrup

This makes an unreal and delicious breakfast! You’re welcome.

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Disclaimer: I am not a nutritionist or an educated supplement advisor. This product review is strictly based on my opinion and experiences.

 

If you enjoyed reading this, then check out the review of Scitec Nutrition’s Pure Form Vegan Protein.

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