With the New Year in full swing, it’s time to resolve to make a real change—and make a lifestyle commitment towards total wellness for a whole body transformation. And there’s no better way to thrive this 2017 than with the help of Vega, the premium brand behind plant-based nutrition and performance products all aimed to help you achieve a new (and better) you!
Vega offers an amazing lineup of delicious, nutritious, and clean products to fuel you ‘round-the-clock as well as power you during active pursuits. Plus, Vega makes it super-easy to eat clean while at-home and on-the-go, all while helping you reach your goals.
So take a look at some of Vega’s protein standouts and performance picks that are sure to help you stay on track this 2017 and beyond.
AIM TO GET YOUR GREENS
Fuel up with greens and great nutrition with Vega Protein & Greens, a clean formula that cleverly combines plant protein with good-for-you veggies, making it an incredibly nutritious and oh-so-tasty drink mix that’s great for on-the-go or at-home—and an easy way to get your greens this 2017!
Vega Protein & Greens is packed with 20 grams of clean plant-based protein from pea protein, SaviSeed [sacha inchi] protein, hemp seed protein, and sprouted whole grain brown rice protein, delivering pure nutritional protein power. Plus, it’s enhanced with 2 servings of good-for-you-greens from alfalfa, spinach, broccoli, and kale, all at only 110 calories per serving (that’s just 1 scoop). And you’ll love that it’s super easy to mix, tastes great, is super-satisfying and smooth—and best of all, it’s Non-GMO Project verified, gluten-free, and Certified Vegan so you can rest assured that you’re fueling up with a clean nutritional formula.
Vega Protein & Greens retails at $29.99 for a Small Tub (18 servings), $39.99 for a Medium Tub (21 servings), and $49.99 for a Large Tub (26 servings). Protein & Greens is available in a variety of delicious flavors including, Vanilla, Chocolate, Berry, Coconut Almond, Tropical, and Natural. My personal pick is the Vanilla Flavor which is subtly sweet and super-smooth.
Be sure to scroll to the bottom and check out my Vega Protein & Greens Maple Almond Chocolate Smoothie recipe!
RESOLVE TO RECOVER AND RECHARGE
Elevate your fitness regimen with this top-performing and clean sports protein that’s incredibly delicious and super-satisfying—and sure to help you recover quickly and recharge powerfully post-workouts! Vega’s Sports Performance Protein is a game-changer containing 30 grams of protein made from a clean, multi-source blend of pea, alfalfa, pumpkin seed and organic sunflower seed protein, along with 6 grams of Branched Chain Amino Acids (BCAAs), 1 billion CFU probiotics, and turmeric, black pepper and tart cherry, all aimed to repair and build strong, healthy muscle post-workouts and accelerate recovery. Vega Sports Performance Protein is also super easy-to-mix and great tasting, so you can enjoy it in a shaker bottle with water immediately post-workout or blend it with almond milk and a banana at-home for a super-satisfying smoothie that will quickly recharge and renew you after a heavy training, cardio or weight-lifting session. Plus, it’s only 150 calories, is an Informed-Choice sports nutrition product, and is amazingly Vegan, Non-GMO verified, and gluten-free, so you enjoy clean, power-packed protein that’s both filling and fulfilling!
Vega Sports Performance Protein retails for $35.99 for a box of 12 single packets. It is also available in a Large and new Extra Large container. Available in Vanilla, Chocolate, Berry and Mocha. My personal pick is the Chocolate flavor- it tastes creamy, delicious and is semi-sweet which is a perfect post-workout protein that satisfies your cravings as well your sweet tooth!
GET YOUR GOALS ACCOMPLISHED
The pre-workout must-have…Vega Sport Pre-Workout Energizer
Amp up your workout and improve your performance with Vega Sport Pre-Workout Energizer, a high-quality energizer that’s aimed to boost your energy, enhance your focus, and get you going to start- and stay strong — and last all workout long. Vega Sport Pre-Workout Energizer contains a unique blend of 12 synergistic, plant-based, performance-driven ingredients including 100mg of natural caffeine from Green Tea & Yerba Maté, Devil’s claw, Rhodiola, Ginseng, Turmeric, and Ginger so you get that good-for-you zinger to go all out in your aerobic and anaerobic activities. Simply mix one packet with water 20 minutes before your workout to get that extra push and mental focus to start- and finish strong.
Vega Sport Pre-Workout Energizer is available in Acai Berry or Lemon Lime, in single-packets that retail at $2.48 each, a box of 12 for $26.99, and a Tub (20 servings) for $39.99.
The post-workout essential…Vega Sport Recovery Accelerator
Repair with this unique recovery formula that features 23 plant-based ingredients, including Glucosamine, Maca, Devil’s Claw, L-Arginine and American Ginseng to re-energize you, renew electrolytes, and support carbohydrate recovery post-workout. Vega Sport Recovery Accelerator is sure to rejuvenate you after a tough workout so you finish feeling strong and ready to conquer whatever challenges come your way. Simply take this recovery elixir after training to replenish, and refuel yourself to be ready for the next challenge life throws at you!
Vega Sport Recovery Accelerator is available in Tropical or Apple Berry, in single-packets that retail at $2.48 each, a box of 12 single packs for $29.99, and a Tub (30 servings) for $49.99.
All available at myvega.com.
Maple Almond Chocolate Smoothie
- 1 cup of Almond milk
- 1 serving Vega Protein & Greens in Chocolate Flavor (1 scoop)
- 1 Almond Butter
- 1-2 teaspoons of Organic Maple Syrup
- 1 cup of Organic Mixed Berries (blackberries, blueberries, raspberries)
- 1 cup of ice
Place all ingredients in blender (in order listed to create creamy smoothies) and blend until smooth. Enjoy!
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