Optimum Nutrition 100% Whey Protein - Gold Standard

Blueberry Cheesecake 2 lbs
Optimum Nutrition 100% Whey Protein - Gold Standard Blueberry Cheesecake 2 lbs

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100% Whey Protein - Gold Standard Overview

Optimum Nutrition 100 percent whey protein Gold Standard protein power in double rich chocolate is now available in the money-saving 10-pound size from All Star Health. Optimum Nutrition's Gold Standard protein supplement is a leader in the protein powder industry for superior quality. It's hard to resist the taste of this double-rich chocolate Gold Standard whey protein powder when you're ready to power up your workouts. Try every Gold Standard flavor.

Gold Standard protein power mixes are a blend of whey isolates, whey concentrates and whey peptides. Enjoy 24 grams of protein with every serving. That's about as much protein as you'll find in four eggs. Gold Standard whey protein powders by Optimum Nutrition are also low in fat and lactose. Optimum Nutrition's trademarked HydroWhey has ultra-fast-absorbing whey peptides that give this protein nutrition drink mix a super high biological value. Biological value is determined by how easily and completely the body can absorb and utilize a protein. Gold Standard protein powder dissolves easily in water. Simply stir in with a spoon.

Each serving contains at least five grams of good-for-you BCAAs (branched chain amino acids) and glutamine peptides. Whey protein isolates are the purest form of whey and the primary ingredient in this best-selling whey protein powder supplement. It's a go-to choice of pros and weekend athletes and body builders who say they want to fuel their workouts and see stronger results.

Get 100% Whey Protein - Gold Standard for Added Protein and Your Health Optimum Nutrition's 100% Whey Protein Gold Standard is one of the most recognized whey protein supplements in this overcrowded category. Competitors and imitators trying to duplicate Optimum Nutrition's success have long-wondered what made Gold Standard such a favorite in the market. It's really a question of getting everything right nutritionally, and then giving the customer a nice broad selection of flavors to choose from. That's a big deal because the same old chocolate, vanilla and strawberry options get old quick when you use whey protein shakes day in and day out. With an unbelievable 22 flavors to check out and more coming out all the time, this is one whey shake line that won't bore you into slacking on your protein intake. In terms of protein, Gold Standard had what most whey users want; a blend of whey isolates, whey concentrates and whey peptides. In total, you get 24 grams of protein per serving, about as much as 4 eggs while the cholesterol, fat and lactose content of Gold Standard is very, very low. The ultra fast-absorbing whey peptides (HYDROWHEY®) Optimum Nutrition has added to Gold Standard increase its biological value (an indicator of how easily and completely the body can utilize a protein), which is another nice touch. No matter what flavor you pick, you'll also get at least 5 grams of BCAAs to help preserve muscle mass and strength along with glutamine peptides for immune, intestinal, and anabolic support. So sure 100% Whey Gold Standard is great for building lean body mass, but there are some other things people appreciate about it. For one thing, customers tell us that Gold Standard is one of the easiest protein powders to use. That's because Optimum Nutrition has 'instantized' so it mixes up very easily, even with just a spoon. Another great thing is that each flavor of 100% Whey Gold Standard has a similar nutrition profile so you can change flavors at any time without giving up anything nutritionally. This is a major plus since you'll most likely want to, or even need to, to change up you flavors every now and then. With Gold Standard, you don't have to go off searching for a completely new product to have a completely new taste. A typical 100% Whey Gold Standard customer is an experienced trainer or athlete who has been using protein supplements for a very long time. They're tired of vanilla, chocolate and strawberry. The same old flavors get boring. But you don't stop needing protein. Try something different, try a new flavor of 100% Whey Gold Standard today and see why it's going to remain one of the top protein powders on the market and 22 steps ahead of the competition. 100% Whey Protein - Gold Standard Description from Optimum Nutrition Whey protein is popular with active adults because it digests rapidly and is a rich source of amino acids for muscle recovery. Whey protein isolates are the purest form of whey and the primary ingredient in the world's best-selling whey protein powder. Each serving provides 24 grams of rapidly-digesting whey protein with low levels of fat, lactose and other components you can do without. There's no doubt this is the standard by which all other proteins are measured.

100% Whey Protein - Gold Standard Description from Optimum Nutrition
Whey Protein Isolates (WPI) are the purest form of whey protein that currently exists. WPIs are costly to use, but rate among the best proteins that money can buy. That's why they're the first ingredient you read on the Gold Standard 100% Whey label. By using WPI as the primary ingredient along with premium ultra-filtered whey protein concentrate (WPC), we're able to pack 24 grams of protein into every serving to support your muscle building needs after training. ON's attention to detail also extends to mixability. This superior quality powder has been instantized to mix easily using a shaker cup or just a glass and spoon. There's no doubt that this is the standard by which all other whey proteins are measured.

Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 31 grams
Servings Per Container: 29
IngredientAmount% Daily Value**
-Calories from Fat10
Total Fat1g2
-Saturated Fat0.5g3
-Trans Fat0g
Total Carbohydrate3g1
Vitamin A0
Vitamin C0
** Percent Daily Value is based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
† Daily Value not established.

Contains: Milk and Soy

Protein Blend (Whey Protein Isolate, Whey Protein Concentrate, Whey Protein Peptides), Natural and Artificial Flavor, Lecithin, Cellulose Gum, Xanthan Gum, Salt, Sucralose, Acesulfame Potassium, Lactase.

Manufacturer's Directions
Spoon Stirred: Gold Standard 100% Whey is instantized. That means if you forgot your shaker cup or don't have time to get out the blender, just add one scoop fo Gold Standard 100% whey to a glass filled with 6-8 fl. oz. of water or your favorite beverage. Then mix it up with a spoon. Stir for about 30 seconds or until powder is completely dissolved

Shaker Cup: Bringing a shaker cup with you to the gym is the best way to get a dose of protein immediately after your workout. Just pour in 6-8 fl. oz. of your preferred beverage and then add one scoop of Gold Standard 100% Whey to your shaker cup. Cover and shake for 25-30 seconds.

Blender: Add one scoop of Gold Standard 100% Whey to a blender filled with 608 fl. oz. of water or your favorite beverage. Blend for 20-30 seconds. Then add 1 or 2 ice cubes and blend for an additional 30 seconds.

By: on 12/11/2017

Blueberry Cheesecake

Excellent flavor. Hard to find this one. Makes drinking protein more enjoyable. Only other flavor that competes is Milk Chocolate, otherwise this is my go to.

By: on 10/07/2017

Protein Heaven

This product taste good and helps me preform well everyday!

By: on 6/20/2017


I ordered the Mocha Cappucino thinking it was going to be nice, but it was a bad tasting one. As far as the product, I was using 2 scoops right after the work out, but there was a problem, I was getting too full so I was not being able to eat withing the next hour, so I went back to Now Whey Isolates which is all isolates and not a mix like the Optimum Nutrition. The NOW Isolates is the best in my opinion. I think the Optimum Nutrition is overrated and overpriced for what it is.

By: on 3/21/2017

Best in the business in mho - great price

I mix it with almond milk for a quick shake and it tastes good. Mixes well in just a shaker. Good stuff.

By: on 3/21/2017

10 lbs Optimum nutrition

Product is good, but price has gone up! Now they have discontinued the 10lb bag...

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