Vanilla Mint Protean from iForce--An ongoing review - AnabolicMinds.com

Vanilla Mint Protean from iForce--An ongoing review

  1. Geoforce's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    3,882
    Rep Power
    1188913

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    Vanilla Mint Protean from iForce--An ongoing review


    So it finally got here today. Vanilla Mint Swirl. First off big thanks to everyone on the iForce team. I even popped on my iForce t for the first tasting.

    Profile: I definitely like this profile. 20 grams of protein per serving which is perfect for post-workout or really any time. 6.5 grams of carbs is just under the threshold of what I want as a low carber in a protein I want to use more often. 120 calories per serving sits right there with most others.
    http://www.tigerfitness.com/v/vspfil...pp%20facts.jpg

    Here's a picture of the powder in the tub:

    Name:  Protean powder.jpg
Views: 107
Size:  50.6 KB

    The smell hits you as you open the bottle. It's lovely.

    Mixability: I use a blender bottle with a whisk in the bottom but I think any old shaker cup would do. For my first serving I used 4 oz. of water and two ice cubes. A couple nice shakes and it was ready. Here's a top view of the Protean in a glass:

    Name:  Protein glass.jpg
Views: 100
Size:  37.6 KB

    Taste: I gotta disagree with all the others, this tastes like used tire. Ok of course not. By now you know iForce has a winner with this flavor. No one has said otherwise yet. It's a simply fantastic taste. It's a subtle mint flavor, very similar to thin mint girl scout cookies or an Andes mint. Honestly I wanted to drink it slowly but I found myself chugging the first while...not chugging like usual with most powders cause I can't wait for it to be over, but chugging because I couldn't stop tasting the stuff. I'll admit I'm a huge sucker for all things mint, but if you even like mint a bit this is for you. It's absolutely delicious.

    The rest of this log: I'm going to use the Protean in some different ways. I'll mix it in milk, with Greek Yogurt, and whatever else I can think of to put this to the test. I'll be updating this with thoughts on the different tastes as I mix it with more than just water. I can already tell you after just one serving; if you're on the fence get off. It's freaking delicious stuff. I was looking for a new protein since Nutrapro seems to be out of stock for forever. I found it. I'm ordering a tub tonight. I only have two questions: Why isn't this flavor at Nutraplanet yet and when can I get this bad boy in 4 pounds instead of 2?

    An absolute home run product and the best protein powder I've ever tried. I've only downed one serving and I am already borderline craving this stuff. I think I'll go have another

  2. R1balla's Avatar
    Stats
    5'10"  0 lbs.
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Posts
    11,795
    Rep Power
    3874296

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    i have yet to try it but i will one day!!! i would make my own weight gainer and add vanilla ice cream and a banana and some other stuff. imagine the taste with all that!!! iForce owns for sure
    Hardcore Supps for the Hardcore Trainer
    Use Discount Code AM20 To Save 20% At www.ironflexsupps.com


  3. baldwanus's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Posts
    1,230
    Rep Power
    69821

    Reputation Reputation

    woooh!

    in4tehfoodpron
    iForce Nutrition Online Representative Manager
    iTrain. iCompete. iDominate…iForce!
    www.iforcenutrition.com
    •   
       

  4. allnatural923's Avatar
    Stats
    5'9"  186 lbs.
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    1,150
    Rep Power
    854154

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    great review, and looking forward to see what you do with it

    personally, especially with the vanilla mint, mixing it with around a cup of greek yogurt, thrown in the freezer for about 30-45 minutes is awesome. protean ice cream ftw
    MAN Sports Online Lead Rep and Sales
    http://www.nutraplanet.com/product/man/pure-pf3-free-fermented-leucine-limited-time.html
    Like us on Facebook! Follow me on Instagram: Rob_MANSports
  5. Geoforce's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    3,882
    Rep Power
    1188913

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    Welcome guys. Started my morning off with some VMS....and I'm on lean gains! Simply couldn't wait.
  6. freezito's Avatar
    Stats
    6'0"  270 lbs.
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    2,973
    Rep Power
    26191

    Reputation

    This stuff is the ****!
  7. VaughnTrue's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Posts
    3,912
    Rep Power
    1018909

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    awesome initial review excited to see some more recipes
  8. Geoforce's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    3,882
    Rep Power
    1188913

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    Mixing with milk later today for a vanilla mint milkshake!
  9. allnatural923's Avatar
    Stats
    5'9"  186 lbs.
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    1,150
    Rep Power
    854154

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    vanilla mint protean milkshake > mcdonalds shamrock shake
    MAN Sports Online Lead Rep and Sales
    http://www.nutraplanet.com/product/man/pure-pf3-free-fermented-leucine-limited-time.html
    Like us on Facebook! Follow me on Instagram: Rob_MANSports
  10. StackedCop's Avatar
    Stats
    6'1"  220 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Posts
    5,720
    Rep Power
    135804

    Reputation Reputation Reputation

    Quote Originally Posted by allnatural923 View Post
    vanilla mint protean milkshake > mcdonalds shamrock shake
    Tastes as good and is healthy! Gotta love it!

  11. allnatural923's Avatar
    Stats
    5'9"  186 lbs.
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    1,150
    Rep Power
    854154

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    bump for updates
    MAN Sports Online Lead Rep and Sales
    http://www.nutraplanet.com/product/man/pure-pf3-free-fermented-leucine-limited-time.html
    Like us on Facebook! Follow me on Instagram: Rob_MANSports
  12. Geoforce's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    3,882
    Rep Power
    1188913

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    I definitely need to update this. I'll give a proper update with some pictures later in the day.

    *Spoiler Alert*

    It still rocks.
    EvoMuse Products Rep

    PM me with any questions!
  13. Geoforce's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    3,882
    Rep Power
    1188913

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    So I've now mixed the Protean with milk. I used to mix all my shakes with milk but don't anymore as I'm cutting...but I just wanted to try this out. As expected it's amazing. I haven't had one of those McShamrock shakes or whatever everyone always talks about, but let's compare the two in terms of macro nutrient profile:

    Protean shake (mixed with skim milk) (8 oz)-

    Calories- 206
    Protein- 28 grams
    Carbs- 18.5 grams
    Fat- 4 grams

    Shamrock shake-

    Calories- 530
    Protein- 10 grams
    Carbs- 84 grams
    Fat- 17 grams

    I know which one I'd pick every time.
    EvoMuse Products Rep

    PM me with any questions!
  14. allnatural923's Avatar
    Stats
    5'9"  186 lbs.
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    1,150
    Rep Power
    854154

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    Quote Originally Posted by Geoforce View Post
    So I've now mixed the Protean with milk. I used to mix all my shakes with milk but don't anymore as I'm cutting...but I just wanted to try this out. As expected it's amazing. I haven't had one of those McShamrock shakes or whatever everyone always talks about, but let's compare the two in terms of macro nutrient profile:

    Protean shake (mixed with skim milk) (8 oz)-

    Calories- 206
    Protein- 28 grams
    Carbs- 18.5 grams
    Fat- 4 grams

    Shamrock shake-

    Calories- 530
    Protein- 10 grams
    Carbs- 84 grams
    Fat- 17 grams

    I know which one I'd pick every time.
    the shamrock shake right? but pretty cool how you did that direct macro comparison, and given that it feels like youre cheating on your diet with a vms shake, i'd say vanilla mint protean ftw
    MAN Sports Online Lead Rep and Sales
    http://www.nutraplanet.com/product/man/pure-pf3-free-fermented-leucine-limited-time.html
    Like us on Facebook! Follow me on Instagram: Rob_MANSports
  15. PuZo's Avatar
    Stats
    6'2"  188 lbs.
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Posts
    1,440
    Rep Power
    409377

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    Quote Originally Posted by Geoforce View Post
    So I've now mixed the Protean with milk. I used to mix all my shakes with milk but don't anymore as I'm cutting...but I just wanted to try this out. As expected it's amazing. I haven't had one of those McShamrock shakes or whatever everyone always talks about, but let's compare the two in terms of macro nutrient profile:

    Protean shake (mixed with skim milk) (8 oz)-

    Calories- 206
    Protein- 28 grams
    Carbs- 18.5 grams
    Fat- 4 grams

    Shamrock shake-

    Calories- 530
    Protein- 10 grams
    Carbs- 84 grams
    Fat- 17 grams

    I know which one I'd pick every time.
    Boom goes the dynamite
    iForce Nutrition Representative
    iTrain. iCompete. iDominate…iForce!
    www.iforcenutrition.com
  16. MuscleGauge1's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Posts
    1,568
    Rep Power
    258612

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    Quote Originally Posted by Geoforce View Post
    So I've now mixed the Protean with milk. I used to mix all my shakes with milk but don't anymore as I'm cutting...but I just wanted to try this out. As expected it's amazing. I haven't had one of those McShamrock shakes or whatever everyone always talks about, but let's compare the two in terms of macro nutrient profile:

    Protean shake (mixed with skim milk) (8 oz)-

    Calories- 206
    Protein- 28 grams
    Carbs- 18.5 grams
    Fat- 4 grams

    Shamrock shake-

    Calories- 530
    Protein- 10 grams
    Carbs- 84 grams
    Fat- 17 grams

    I know which one I'd pick every time.
    Wow look at all those carbs! Yea you better choose wisely ;-)
  17. Geoforce's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    3,882
    Rep Power
    1188913

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    Quote Originally Posted by MuscleGauge1 View Post
    Wow look at all those carbs! Yea you better choose wisely ;-)
    The thing is it isn't like you're sacrificing taste for a better profile as is usually the case. VMS with milk is just straight delicious. I'm getting ready to order multiple tubs.
    EvoMuse Products Rep

    PM me with any questions!
  18. criticalbench's Avatar
    Stats
    5'1"  0 lbs.
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Posts
    7,829
    Rep Power
    767474

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    Only 10g of protein in a shamrock shake? Pshh, ill take 4 please!
  19. StackedCop's Avatar
    Stats
    6'1"  220 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Posts
    5,720
    Rep Power
    135804

    Reputation Reputation Reputation

    Quote Originally Posted by criticalbench View Post
    Only 10g of protein in a shamrock shake? Pshh, ill take 4 please!
    Bulking brah?

  20. Geoforce's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    3,882
    Rep Power
    1188913

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    Back from a little mini-vacation at my parents lake house. The next thing to try will be chocolate milk and greek yogurt. Need to go shopping first though


    Ordered two tubs already though!
    EvoMuse Products Rep

    PM me with any questions!
  21. StackedCop's Avatar
    Stats
    6'1"  220 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Posts
    5,720
    Rep Power
    135804

    Reputation Reputation Reputation

    Quote Originally Posted by Geoforce View Post
    Back from a little mini-vacation at my parents lake house. The next thing to try will be chocolate milk and greek yogurt. Need to go shopping first though


    Ordered two tubs already though!
    Hope you enjoy the Greek yogurt as much as I do! 1 cup mixed with 1 scoop VMS is to die for!

  22. Rahl's Avatar
    Stats
    5'9"  190 lbs.
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Age
    39
    Posts
    2,382
    Rep Power
    121920

    Reputation Reputation Reputation

    I'm really going to have to try to pick some of this up soon. This flavor sounds awesome!
  23. Geoforce's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    3,882
    Rep Power
    1188913

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    Quote Originally Posted by Rahl View Post
    I'm really going to have to try to pick some of this up soon. This flavor sounds awesome!
    You will not be disappointed!
    EvoMuse Products Rep

    PM me with any questions!
  24. allnatural923's Avatar
    Stats
    5'9"  186 lbs.
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    1,150
    Rep Power
    854154

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    Quote Originally Posted by StackedCop View Post
    Hope you enjoy the Greek yogurt as much as I do! 1 cup mixed with 1 scoop VMS is to die for!
    ^this x1000. so simple yet so delectable

    and larry, don't think anyone can possibly enjoy that combo as much as you lol
    MAN Sports Online Lead Rep and Sales
    http://www.nutraplanet.com/product/man/pure-pf3-free-fermented-leucine-limited-time.html
    Like us on Facebook! Follow me on Instagram: Rob_MANSports
  25. StackedCop's Avatar
    Stats
    6'1"  220 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Posts
    5,720
    Rep Power
    135804

    Reputation Reputation Reputation

    I feel like a fat kid and cake lol

  

  
 

Similar Forum Threads

  1. Replies: 174
    Last Post: 06-17-2012, 12:48 AM
  2. IForce Protean Vanilla Mint Swirl Review
    By phatmike0704 in forum Supplement Logs
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 05-21-2012, 05:57 PM
  3. *NEW* iForce Vanilla Mint Protean!!
    By mnowak1228 in forum Supplement Logs
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 05-08-2012, 11:32 PM
  4. IFORCE Vanilla Mint Swirl review
    By roblasane in forum Supplement Logs
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 05-07-2012, 04:58 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Log in
Log in