Rosie's Initial Impressions of RecoverPRO (Red Raspberry flavour)

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    Rosie's Initial Impressions of RecoverPRO (Red Raspberry flavour)


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    Smell: 7/10. Smells like raspberries, but with a hint of something else almost artificial, like the smell/taste of a raspberry flavoured ice-cream, if that makes any sense.

    Taste: 10/10. Definitely tastes a lot better than it smells! Like red raspberries. There was also a hint of sweet tartness in there, like I get when eating real raspberries. Until now, Organic VitaBerry > GreenMAG > Green Apple Assault were my favourite flavours re products, but now I have a new #1 flavour of any product!

    Solubility: 10/10. On shaking there was no trace of the powder and no clumps or excess was left in the water or on the bottom of the shaker - although bubbles and froth were left on top of the liquid, rapidly dissolving.

    Texture: 10/10. Like fruit juice diluted with water.

    BCAAs are a STAPLE product in my supplement arsenal, so going to enjoy the time I have on this tub of RecoverPRO You can follow my experience with it in my current log The Female Terminator Chronicles: Cutting for Competition (2011).
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    Thanks for the feedback and glad to hear that you like the new flavor so much!
    RcB Since 09-06-2011 20:55 EST, Post 49
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    Quote Originally Posted by stxnas View Post
    Thanks for the feedback and glad to hear that you like the new flavor so much!
    No worries - I'll be doing a final comprehensive review on the other effects, etc. once I finish the tub I do love the flavour, I do indeed

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    I'm drinking some blue rasp Xtend really wishing I had some RecoverPRO instead lol


    Awesome review!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rosie Chee Scott View Post
    No worries - I'll be doing a final comprehensive review on the other effects, etc. once I finish the tub I do love the flavour, I do indeed

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    I really want to see if you note a difference form other forms of BCAA's you've taken in that had a 2:1:1 ratio.

    Personally the 4:1:1 with double the luecine really makes a difference in starting protein synthesis and initiating recovery postworkout or throughout the day(especially since im not a big fan of simple sugars to spike insulin).
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    How does it compare to BC+EAA in your opinion Rosie?
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    Quote Originally Posted by JudgementDay View Post
    I'm drinking some blue rasp Xtend really wishing I had some RecoverPRO instead lol


    Awesome review!
    I've not used Xtend. Don't plan on it either; if you hadn't already figured it out, once I find a product that works with my body, I rarely change it for another. This is one of those exceptions, only because this product WILL work with my body.


    Quote Originally Posted by GoHardOrGoHme View Post
    I really want to see if you note a difference form other forms of BCAA's you've taken in that had a 2:1:1 ratio.

    Personally the 4:1:1 with double the luecine really makes a difference in starting protein synthesis and initiating recovery postworkout or throughout the day(especially since im not a big fan of simple sugars to spike insulin).
    With my training and nutrition remaining the same, I honestly don't know that I will notice a difference, and my goals are not to gain muscle mass but to maintain what I already have. It will be interesting definitely. Until Sunday, I will be using only one scoop a day, and from there on, my usual dosing of BCAAs thrice daily once I am back up to par re training and then we will see.


    Quote Originally Posted by Milas View Post
    How does it compare to BC+EAA in your opinion Rosie?
    RecoverPRO taste is way better than BC+EAA. A tub of BC+EAA lasts me ~10 days, whereas a tub of RecoverPRO will last me ~2 weeks, so pricewise they are similar. RecoveryPRO contains only BCAA, whereas BC+EAA has EAA also, so the formulas are different. As far as effects, both fill the same need. I honestly don't know if I could say which one or the other is better, and it is a personal preference choice on which product one used.

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    great feedback Rosie.
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    Isn't BC+EAA more of an 8:1:1 ratio (just looked at the tub)?

    I know you really like BC+EAA, and I agree with you on the taste, I just wanted to get your impression of which you personally preferred, and which circumstances you'd use each.

    It seems to me the RecoverPro would be perfect for Leucine spiking pre-meal, while BC+EAA would be better suited for through-the-day drinking and intra. What do you think?
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    Quote Originally Posted by AE14 View Post
    great feedback Rosie.



    Quote Originally Posted by Milas View Post
    Isn't BC+EAA more of an 8:1:1 ratio (just looked at the tub)?

    I know you really like BC+EAA, and I agree with you on the taste, I just wanted to get your impression of which you personally preferred, and which circumstances you'd use each.

    It seems to me the RecoverPro would be perfect for Leucine spiking pre-meal, while BC+EAA would be better suited for through-the-day drinking and intra. What do you think?
    Thanks for pointing it out; actually, it's more of a 7:1:1 ratio per serving. If you look at the BC+EAA label, you'll also note that the ingredient profile does not really add up to the AA profile per serving given.

    Either way, the products, although both BCAA products, are very different.

    Others may have preferences on when to use each product, but the circumstances under which I BCAAs do not change. I don't use intraworkout liquids aside from water (never have and never will), and I don't use BCAAs pre-meals (if I use them it is as PART of my meal), but I use BCAAs ~3 times daily (where I would have in the past had a protein shake).

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    Okay, thanks.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Milas View Post
    Okay, thanks.
    No worries
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    That's what I've been sayin about the taste...
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    Rosie thank you very much for taking the time to post your thoughts.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DreamWeaver View Post
    That's what I've been sayin about the taste...
    Like a glimpse of heaven?


    Quote Originally Posted by A_I_Sports_Nutrition View Post
    Rosie thank you very much for taking the time to post your thoughts.
    No worries Thank you for allowing me to try it.

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    if you happen to like/drink iced tea (whether black or green) mixing the raspberry recoverpro with it is really perfect.
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    Quote Originally Posted by EasyEJL View Post
    if you happen to like/drink iced tea (whether black or green) mixing the raspberry recoverpro with it is really perfect.
    Not an iced tea person, but I might have to try that with my Green Tea or Mixed Berry Tea sometime - be nice, given the weather

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    Quote Originally Posted by EasyEJL View Post
    if you happen to like/drink iced tea (whether black or green) mixing the raspberry recoverpro with it is really perfect.
    So I mixed three scoops of the Red Raspberry RecoverPRO with some iced Green Tea this afternoon - right on, Eric; it's AWESOME!

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    Final Review is up: Rosie's Review of Red Raspbery RecoverPRO

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