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    Quote Originally Posted by dkgreene88 View Post
    Looking for a new protein to try. What would you guys recommend? Best taste, best price, most protein, etc?

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    If you are looking for a great protein with exceptional taste and mix-ability try Muscle Gauge Nutrition's line of protein powders. With an array of yummy flavors like cake batter and peanut butter crunch. There is quality pure isolate protein, isolate blends, pure whey, mass gainer, and casein. Not to mention they are one of the few lines that offer a natural line protein powders sweetened with stevia.

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    Hey Beastybean thanks for the heads up about the Flurry protein I guess I won't be pulling
    the trigger on that one. I know you mentioned Muscle Gauge and I used that brand for about
    a year and I never had any issues with the protein but a number of people who I recommended
    the brand to liked it but they notice that when ever they reordered a flavor they liked the flavor
    didn't have the same flavor as their original container. Their flavoring is not consistant with each
    batch and if you do some searching there are some recent reviews about their protein having a
    lot of foam when shaken and some flavoring issues. That's why I stopped using the brand.
    Lately I have been mixing it up with different brands and Nutrex Muscle Infusion Black chocolate
    is FANTASTIC and their vanilla is also pretty good. I also like TopSecret chocolate and vanilla both
    taste good and mix well. I also have a container of MP Combat triple berry and this one was probably
    one of the best strawberry proteins I have tried and I am not a strawberry protein lover but this is a
    good one.
    I also have Dymatize Elite Gourmet chocolate/peanut butter WARNING stay away from this
    flavor it taste nothing like chocolate or peanut butter and Dymatize was nice enough to send me a
    replacement container but honestly it is the same as the first container no taste of choc or pb.
    I actually use it now as my post workout protein and I mix a scoop of AI RecoverPro Raspberry to give
    it some flavor and AI RecoverPro Raspberry makes anything taste good.
    I just finished a container of MRM cookies and cream micellar casein and I have to say it
    was one of the best cookies and cream that I have tasted, it had kind of a carmel after taste which I
    found to by unique and quite tasty. I had never used anything from this brand but since I liked their
    micellar casein I decided to give their whey protein a try so I ordered a 10lb container of their chocolate
    flavored Metabolic Whey and when I get it and crack it open I'll post up a review.
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    Yeah it does foam when shaken, but I have this sweet little battery operated blender that solves that and mgn is the only brand ill make my protein brownies with.
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    iForce Protean has some unique flavours such as Red Velvet Cake and Vanilla Mint Swirl!
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    I like steak or to be more specific top sirloin and prime rib. For protein powder, NOW whey protein isolate is good and also True Nutrition.
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    Quote Originally Posted by rippedbrah View Post
    Pronom23 is outstanding vanilla cupcake batter or chocolate cupcake batter can't go wrong !
    Agreed, you can get free samples here too
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    Quote Originally Posted by hsk View Post
    NOW whey protein isolate is good
    cool.
    just don't try to tell me it's the bestest of the best, purest of the pure, most isolated of the isolates.

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    Used to love Intek Evolution, but recently switched the ProNom 23 VCB .. Best tasting protein I've had in a long time and it has a good profile as well.
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    Quote Originally Posted by abot View Post
    Used to love Intek Evolution, but recently switched the ProNom 23 VCB .. Best tasting protein I've had in a long time and it has a good profile as well.
    I second that ^^^ you really cant go wrong with any controlled labs product! Definitely one of my favorite companies.
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    I just ordered some pronom chocolate! Can't wait! Thanks for the advice guys. Now I know what to try from now on!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Celorza View Post
    Hm add in to the good flavors NLA Recover-D , their flavor is just amazing too.
    XF UP 2.0 is my absolute favorite protein and tastes amazing! Their whey is good too. Recover-D tastes very good but it gives me terrible gas.
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    i ponder why ppl seem to think syntha-6 is a 'good' protein..they must confuse 'good taste' with 'quality ingredients'.when maltodextrin is the #1 ingredient after protein, that is all i need to see to run away..
    It's also sold as a MRP IIRC
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    I was thinking of picking a container or 2 of the Flurry protein myself but I have been reading some bad reviews about the quality, mixability, and taste in the Nutraplanet review section.Has anyone else tried this protein and if so what were your thoughts about it ?
    Flurry is a terrible protein! I bought 4 tubs and the taste isn't very good, granted I've had worse. It also gives me flatulence (only other protein to do this to me is Recover-D), and the scoop is ridiculously inaccurate. Their 38g scoop is twice as big as my XF 38g scoop. Fillers indeed or big screw up. I got cookies n cream (sucks) and the chocolate lovers (sucks too but not quite as bad). I prefer XF, Dymatize, ON, or Combat Powder.
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    I had a sample of the chocolate cupcake pronom and thought it was gross. Plus it has "Nutritional Creamer" listed as the first ingredient in "Other ingredients". I don't want creamer in my protein.
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    Quote Originally Posted by T-Bone View Post
    I had a sample of the chocolate cupcake pronom and thought it was gross. Plus it has "Nutritional Creamer" listed as the first ingredient in "Other ingredients". I don't want creamer in my protein.
    Interesting about the creamer, that's not one that I usually see in protein.
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    Quote Originally Posted by kingjameskjf View Post
    Interesting about the creamer, that's not one that I usually see in protein.

    I've seen it on MGN products also.
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    Quote Originally Posted by miguel123 View Post
    Body forttress whey protein
    2lb tub
    26g a scoop
    15 bucks at walmart

    Cheapest I know of tastes pretty good also (:
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    Right now I'm using ON and PROnom23
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    Optimum holds the gold standard.
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    Quote Originally Posted by aluchez View Post
    Optimum holds the gold standard.
    this always gets me too.

    bland taste with little flavor, and made from cheap and outdated processing methods.
    (they use ion-exchange processing)

    not a fan.
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    Best protein


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    My favorite is Protein Factory Bio fresh whey isolate. Taste is bland but the quality is top notch, no fillers, you can customize your package lol. Choose your sweetener. Hands down IMO, but if you're going for taste def better choices out there. Just my .02
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    I have a container of Trutein chocolate banana dipped that I haven't opened yet but
    from all the good feedback I am looking forward to it when I crack it open.
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    Muscle milk cytosport + chocolate milk+ regular milk + creatine= cheap post workout formula that has everything u need. I can't believe how many people pay 70$ for a tub of protein. F*****g ridiculous. U can get muscle milk cytosport at Costco for 24$ and its 2 maybe 3 months worth of servings. Oh and some cottage cheese before bed. This is cheap effective bodybuilding.
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    Quote Originally Posted by liftandeat View Post
    Muscle milk cytosport + chocolate milk+ regular milk + creatine= cheap post workout formula that has everything u need. I can't believe how many people pay 70$ for a tub of protein. F*****g ridiculous. U can get muscle milk cytosport at Costco for 24$ and its 2 maybe 3 months worth of servings. Oh and some cottage cheese before bed. This is cheap effective bodybuilding.
    Muscle Milk imo is garbage
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    lol how is anyone getting 2-3mths use out of musclemilk??

    mm used to be better back in the day...

    they taste awesome tho but then theyre not really just protein
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    Quote Originally Posted by liftandeat View Post
    Muscle milk cytosport + chocolate milk+ regular milk + creatine= cheap post workout formula that has everything u need. I can't believe how many people pay 70$ for a tub of protein. F*****g ridiculous. U can get muscle milk cytosport at Costco for 24$ and its 2 maybe 3 months worth of servings. Oh and some cottage cheese before bed. This is cheap effective bodybuilding.
    Muscle Milk is far from being cost-effective, and the bags sold at the warehouse stores are not great values.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Airborne42

    Muscle Milk imo is garbage
    What makes any other protein better than muscle milks protein?
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    [QUOTE="steam"]lol how is anyone getting 2-3mths use out of musclemilk??

    6 pound bag with 80 servings. Its about 35 dollars now though :/ I just looked it up
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    Quote Originally Posted by liftandeat View Post

    What makes any other protein better than muscle milks protein?
    Terrible profile... High in unhealthy fats. I like my protein lean with a good blend
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    I miss All The Whey.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CopyCat View Post
    I miss All The Whey.

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    Quote Originally Posted by pinoymuscle View Post
    100 whey gold standard is good nutrition wise but nitro tech has some creatine and other stuff which makes me gain good strength gains and is also great with recovery
    Nitrotech is horrible and by a terrible company
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    Very true. Much to learn bud. Check out the reviews and the ingredients and who backs up the Beverly international protein, it's a little on the expensive side but I say the best quality.
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    I had a 16oz end cut Rib-eye yesterday along with some organic long grain brown rice and asian medley vegetable mix. Now that's good protein!. Mmmmm tasty too!. It has good stuff in it and it helps with recovery too!.
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    Quote Originally Posted by T-Bone View Post
    I had a 16oz end cut Rib-eye yesterday along with some organic long grain brown rice and asian medley vegetable mix. Now that's good protein!. Mmmmm tasty too!. It has good stuff in it and it helps with recovery too!.
    That does sound delicious. I'm going to pull out a ribeye for dinner tonight. Ever try basmati instead of brown rice though?
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    Quote Originally Posted by kingjameskjf View Post
    That does sound delicious. I'm going to pull out a ribeye for dinner tonight. Ever try basmati instead of brown rice though?

    I may have tried it at one time or another. Not sure though. I'll take a look next time I'm at the store.
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    Quote Originally Posted by T-Bone View Post
    I may have tried it at one time or another. Not sure though. I'll take a look next time I'm at the store.
    It's has a low GI load like brown rice but tastes a lot like white rice, best of both worlds!
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    Rib eye is my personal favorite cut of meat. I can not wait till I'm back home in the states and I can grill up my own steaks. Deeeeeslicious.

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    I prefer to get the musclefeast whey, unflavored. Nothing but protein, no sweeteners, no colors, no anti caking agents. They test it for purity and they've tested others, a lot of people do not live up to the label claim. I'll mix it with a little bit of sweetener depending on if it's after my workout or night, sometimes dextrose for after and some stevia other times. Add a little bit of all natural almond extract, perfect.
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    Muscle feast whey isolate. You can actually taste the coco in it. Been using their protein for 3 years now and I don't see EVER changing. Might try something if it was free (which thankfully I have had a lot of opportunities to do that) but never spending my own money on anything else but their proteins.
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