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Which Isopure flavors taste the best?

Over the past few months, I’ve been investigating Isopure protein. It contains zero carbs, since the whey protein used to make it is processed in such a way as to remove impurities. (Optimum Gold Standard whey contains 3 grams of carbohydrate for every 24 grams of protein, by comparison.) The downside of Isopure is that some of…


Which pea protein tastes the best?

I’ve bought and cooked with over a hundred different types of protein. Pea protein is great for baking, since it tends to absorb more water than whey protein. Here are my favorite pea proteins: Naturade’s pea protein is the best-tasting vanilla I’ve used. Artificial vanilla flavoring is hard to get right, but this is great. You…


Which Optimum Nutrition whey protein tastes best?

The Optimum Nutrition whey protein powders are the cheapest decent-tasting protein powders available today. They pack 24 grams of protein per scoop, and while some others may have slightly more protein, fewer carbs, or taste slightly better, it’s hard to beat the price on these. I’ve compiled a list of my favorites below. Optimum Nutrition…