What You Should Know
Carb Solutions Protein Shakes are a meal replacement product for consumers on a “low Carb” diet. These “delicious” smoothie style drinks come in two flavors: “Rich Chocolate” and “Creamy Vanilla”. They can be mixed with water for a low calorie meal or dressed up with any number of ingredients for more of a treat.
List of Ingredients
Protein Blend (Soy Protein Isolate, Calcium Caseinate, Sodium Caseinate, Whey Protein Isolate, Dried Egg White), Cocoa, Natural & Artificial Flavors, Tricalcium Phosphate, Magnesium Oxide, Dicalcium Phosphate, Dipotassium Phosphate, Potassium Citrate, Potassium Chloride, D Alpha Tocopherol Acetate, Ascorbic Acid, Niacinamide, Zinc Oxide, Calcium D-Panthothenate, Retinyl Palmitate, Manganese Sulfate, Cupric Sulfate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Thiamin Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Chromium Picolinate, Folic Acid, Biotin, Sodium Molybdate, Sodium Selenite, Potassium Iodide, Phytonadione, Cyanocobalamin, Maltodextrin, Medium Chain Triglycerides, Soy Lecithin, Vegetable Oil, Soybean and Cottonseed, Guar Gum, Sucralose, Acesulfame K, Salt, Monodiglycerides.
Carb Solutions Protein Shakes are a high protein drink that is offered as a healthy meal replacement alternative. They are indeed high in protein, 220 grams; and the 5 grams of carbohydrates found here is low for this type of product. The Carb Solutions Shakes only have 110 calories per serving, but that is when mixed with water. Numerous reviewers online wrote of adding to the taste of these shakes with a variety of extras – yogurt, peppermint extract, peanut butter, bananas, even cream – not exactly the way to keep the drinks low carb or low calories. A number of online comments mentioned that the regular taste is “chalky” and that there is a “sludge” left in the bottom of the glass, but overall consumers seemed positive about 8 times out of ten. The Carb Solution Protein Shakes come in 14 oz container for $10.99. A serving is three ounces, which means you get just under 5 shakes per container, but it’s still pretty inexpensive.
- Carb Solutions Protein Shakes contains protein, calcium and other vitamins which generally promote good health.
- Reviews for the Carb Splution Shakes are pretty mixed, even the satisfied users talked about “hiding the taste” with fruits, yogurt and flavorings.
- Combining Carb Solutions Protein Shakes with a lot of flavorful extras, as suggested by reviews, can add up to a High Calorie drink.
- There are a number of ingredients in the Carb Solutions formula with can trigger allergies, including eggs, soy and milk.
Carb Solution Protein Shakes are basically a meal replacement product. To their credit the manufacturers and advertisers of Carb Solution Shakes, unlike the makers of other meal replacement drinks, don’t make any claims as to their ability to help with weight loss. The Shakes are full of protein, calcium, and magnesium among other vitamins and minerals, so they are an option when you are on the run and just can’t get a healthy meal. Be careful how you consume them though, some of the extras suggested by users of the Carb Solutions Shakes – fruit, yogurt, peanut butter – can quickly add to a not so low carb drink.