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Vega Protein Made Simple - Vegan Protein Powder Caramel Toffee -- 10 Servings


Vega Protein Made Simple - Vegan Protein Powder Caramel Toffee
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Vega Protein Made Simple - Vegan Protein Powder Caramel Toffee -- 10 Servings

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Vega Protein Made Simple - Vegan Protein Powder Caramel Toffee Description

  • Plant-Based
  • No Stevia | 5 Ingredients | No Gums
  • 15 g Protein
  • Non GMO Project Verified
  • Gluten Free • Vegan
  • Drink Mix
  • About 10 Servings

Simple does it.Made with only 4-8 natural ingredients and packed with plant-based protein, Vega® Protein Made Simple™ is a delicious way to step up your favorite smoothie (no gums, stevia or unpronounceables invited).

 

the one with the simple ingredients

 

plant-based protein
start your day strong with 15g of pea protein

no stevia
if alt sweeteners aren’t your cup of tea

made with cane sugar
for a hint of subtle sweetness

4-8 simple ingredients
all naturally-sourced & made of plants

no added gums
just pure goodness

plays well with others
the perfect choice to blend into your prize-winning smoothie recipe

 

all natural great taste

when basic is better.

minimalism, meet protein.

 

Planet earth comes first.
Green isn’t just the color of our logo; it’s how we approach everything we do, and it's why we’ve set lofty goals in biodiversity, carbon neutrality and waste reduction to reach over the next five years. We’re also proud to be a B Corp™ certified business, and proud to source our pea protein from regenerative North American farm

 

Carefully sourced, expertly crafted.
The more good stuff we pack into our plant-based nutrition, the more you’ll get out of it. Each product is packed to the brim with functional ingredients that actually work, sourced from some of the highest-quality farms on the planet, and tirelessly tested for safety, taste & texture.

 

Made with more people in mind.
Whether you want to sip your greens, pack in the vitamins, build and maintain muscle or simply skip the afternoon slump, we’ve got a convenient & tasty plant-based fix for you. Proudly Non-GMO certified, vegan and gluten free.


Directions

how to enjoy

 

option 1:

mix up two scoops for the small size or one scoop for the XL size in 8 fl. oz of ice-cold water or non-dairy beverage using a shaker cup

 

option 2:

blend [two scoops (small size)] [one scoop (XL size)] into your favorite smoothie recipe

 

non-optional:

sip, smile and get stuff done

Free Of
Gluten, GMOs and animal ingredients.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.


Nutrition Facts
Serving Size: 2 Scoops (26 g)
Servings per Container: About 10
Amount Per Serving% Daily Value
Calories100
Total Fat2 g3%
   Saturated Fat0 g0%
   Trans Fat0 g
Cholesterol0 mg0%
Sodium250 mg11%
Total Carbohydrate7 g3%
   Dietary Fiber1 g4%
   Total Sugars6 g
     Includes 5g Added Sugars10%
Protein15 g21%
Vitamin D0 mcg0%
Calcium90 mg6%
Iron1.9 mg10%
Potassium110 mg2%
Choline60 mg10%
Other Ingredients: Pea protein, organic cane sugar, coconut cream powder, natural flavors, sea salt. Contains: Coconut.
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