Review: Olympian Labs Chocolate Pea Protein

Category: , , / 1/21/2013
I really enjoy being active, and I'd love to build more lean muscle without overdosing on soy. I've done a lot of research lately into vegan athletes, and I stumbled across vegan strength coach Mike Mahler's recommended proteins: rice and pea. That is how I found Olympian Labs' Chocolate Pea Protein.

Pros:
  • Very high in protein (25g per serving)
  • Smells like chocolate cake
  • Has a mild flavor
  • Mixes well into smoothies
  • Relatively affordable plan-based protein
  • Easy on the stomach
Cons:
  • Might not be available locally
Summary:
I've been using this protein, in combination with Sun Warrior Chocolate Protein powder, to make a smoothie each morning packed with 30 grams of protein (as an experiment inspired by the Four Hour Body). I have to admit, I do feel less hungry throughout the day. With Olympian Labs' 25 grams of protein per scoop, it's much easier than I thought to get a protein-packed breakfast smoothie. The only item I would change would be to offer an organic version. However, I plan to continue using it for some time, and it's nice to have another good option for getting protein, especially if I'm away from home.

Also available on Amazon.com.

Product Ratings (out of 5)

Performance (taste)
Presentation
Purity
Value

Disclosure notice: A sample of this product was given to me free of charge. No additional compensation was accepted and the opinions are my own. Please verify any claims with the manufacturer, especially if you have any allergies or concerns.

Did you enjoy this post? If so, why not sign up for our email list and get posts by email? Or if that's not your style, stay in the loop with an occasional newsletter instead.
Thanks for sharing!

0 comments

Affiliate/Compensation Disclosure

This blog accepts forms of advertising, sponsorship, or other forms of compensation.

The compensation received may influence the advertising content, topics or posts made in this blog. That content, advertising space or post may not always be identified as paid or sponsored content.

The owner(s) of this blog may be compensated or given a product free to provide an opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. Even though the owner(s) of this blog receives compensation or free products for our posts or advertisements, we always give our honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products.

The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely the bloggers' own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.

This blog does not contain any content which might present a conflict of interest.

Amazon Associate Disclosure:
Kaylin's Kit is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com, endless.com, smallparts.com or myhabit.com.

For questions about this blog, please click here to contact me.