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BCAA

New flavours – Tropical and Berry Blast

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Product Overview

Product Overview

What are Branch Chain Amino Acids?

Branched Chain Amino Acids (BCAAs) contain a 2:1:1 ratio of Leucine, Isoleucine and Valine. These amino acids are considered to be essential amino acids that cannot be synthesised by the body, so must be consumed from dietary sources.

What are the Benefits of BCAA's?

During exercise BCAA become more important whereby dietary intakes can often not meet the body's needs. Therefore with BCAA powder you can reach optimum levels of BCAAs in a quick and easy way.

BCAAs come in two fantastic new flavours; Berry blast and tropical storm. They are easily mix and can be consumed almost instantaneously.

BCAAs can be consumed throughout the day for or before, during and after workouts. You can increase the effectiveness of BCAAs by consuming 10mg of Vitamin B6 with every 10g of BCAA.

Who are Branch Chain Amino Acids Suitable for?

BCAA’s are generally consumed by active individuals and are suitable for anyone taking part in intense training or exercise, looking to enhance muscle recovery. They are also suitable for anyone looking to increase lean mass with reducing body fat levels.

How to take BCAA's?

5 grams of BCAA's can be consumed 2-4 times daily. BCAA's can be consumed by mizing with water, or for best results add 2 MP small scoops to your favourite fruit juice or pre/post workout shake.

Key Benefits

  • 2:1:1 ratio of Leucine, Isoleucine and Valine
  • Ideal for all types of sports
  • Help maximise recovery

Mixability / Taste

  • Mixability:

    3.406
  • Taste:

    3.155
  • Effectiveness:

Suggested Use

As a dietary supplement we recommend consuming 5 grams 2 - 4 times daily for optimal results. Best consumed with your preferred amount of water or fruit juice.

Add 2 heaped MP small scoops (5g) to your preferred amount of water or fruit juice and consume immediately.

1 x level MP Plastic Scoop (small) weighs 2.2g. (not included)

Ingredients

BCAA (Leucine:Isoleucine:Valine), BCAA (Leucine:Isoleucine:Valine), Citric Acid (berry blast flavour only), Colourings (Beetroot Red [berry blast flavour only], Anthocyanin [berry blast flavour only]), Flavouring (flavoured options only), Sweetener (Sucralose® [flavoured options only]).

Nutritional Information

Amount per 5g serving:
Leucine: 2.5g
Isoleucine: 1.25g
Valine: 1.25g

Please note this nutritional information is taken from the unflavoured version. When choosing a flavoured version it will reduce the BCAA content by approximately 0.75g per serving

Customer Reviews

Summary

4.24

4.239

(394 Reviews)

  • 5    196
  • 4    125
  • 3    49
  • 2    19
  • 1    5

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Overall:

5

Mixability:

5

Taste:

5

Effectiveness:

5

Reviewed on 27/08/2014 by

IT MIXES

This stuff tastes rank at first, but trust me, mix it with half a pint in a shaker, and then shake it again. IT WILL MIX. And after a couple of weeks, like anything, you get used to the taste. The dust is a pain when you open it, but other than that, great product.

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Overall:

5

Mixability:

5

Taste:

3

Effectiveness:

5

Reviewed on 26/08/2014 by

I always lose muscle with running or cardio but since I have taken BCAA's it has solved this issue. I've noticed that I keep my muscle after long runs and my body fat has dropped. It works really well with intermittent fasting and lean diets.

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5

Reviewed on 25/08/2014 by

Great product

Really pleased with these. I used to use the pills but it gets a bit tedious, the flavours in the powder form are much more appealing and it's easier to adjust the volume.

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5

Reviewed on 25/08/2014 by

This is great vale stuff, and BCAA is not meant to mix perfectly, if it does then you don't have BCAA, hence adding it to boiling water supposedly improves mixability

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Overall:

3

Mixability:

1

Taste:

4

Effectiveness:

4

Reviewed on 22/08/2014 by

0 out of 2 customers found this review helpful

Tastes good, mixes badly

The product is good and completes its function. But when it comes to mixability it performs badly. Cannot mix at all in cold water. The only way to mix this product is in boiling water.

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Overall:

5

Mixability:

5

Taste:

5

Effectiveness:

5

Reviewed on 19/08/2014 by

Started using my protein bcaa about a year ago. Spot on product great price great flavour. Currently using for intra workout abd fasted cardio during my prep. Nice flavours on the pallet while dieting and effective supplement. No muscle loss atall!

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Overall:

5

Mixability:

5

Taste:

5

Effectiveness:

5

Reviewed on 18/08/2014 by

awsome

this product works well for me a mix it with just water and it comes out nice no bits and all its in is a shaker bottle no blender or anything,

Goes Well With:

c4 preworkout

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3

Reviewed on 14/08/2014 by

0 out of 1 customer found this review helpful

does not mix

I can only review the unflavoured. I have tried all the ways previous reviews have suggested to mix and I have found that the only way to mix my batch is with Ribena (name brand) about 100-150ml in order for it to dissolve. I have tried cheaper branded juice flavours but found I need approx 1000ml for it to semi dissolve.This might have something to do with the sugar content why it does or does not dissolve. I found if I stir it shake it or blend it I get a "Beer Head" unless mixed as above. If put in a protein drink it is gritty but is still drinkable. Taste wise it is foul but we don’t buy sup’s for taste. Results wise I certainly feel more energised pre workout and not stiff or sore the following day or two even if maxing out. Not certain I would by this again, but would consider the flavoured version to see if similar mixing results.

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Overall:

5

Mixability:

5

Taste:

4

Effectiveness:

5

Reviewed on 11/08/2014 by

Brill Berry Blast

Mixes easily & thoroughly. Berry Blast tastes pretty good and is easily drinkable. Aids recovery. Will definitely continue using & buying.

Goes Well With:

600ml water (the only thing I have tried, though!)

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5

Reviewed on 07/08/2014 by

great post recovery rubbish taste

WOW!!! Recovery times were halved. Just great benefits, now only if the taste can be improved, the unflavoured is horrendous.

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