Gold Standard 100% Whey Protein
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Gold Standard 100% Whey Protein

Muscle Building Whey Protein Powder
24g of Whey Protein with Amino Acids Contributing to Muscle Growth and Maintenance
9.3  out of 10  (10,037 Reviews)
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Optimum Nutrition’s Gold Standard 100% Whey supports muscles repair, helping the body prepare properly for what is to come. It’s rapidly digested, meaning it kick starts muscle protein synthesis – muscle growth – soon after intake. It’s also rich in amino acids, particularly branch chain amino acids (BCAAs) which are delivered to muscles fast after exercise. Over 30 years of expertise in engineering protein lies behind the production of our Gold Standard 100% Whey protein. Manufactured by our scientists and nutritionists in our own start-of-the-art facility means that we never compromise on quality, taste or consistency.

Using Gold Standard 100% Whey protein after each workout can help ensure your body is in the best shape possible when it’s time to hit the weights room again.

24g Protein

24g Protein

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Ratings & Reviews

Gold Standard 100% Whey Protein
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10,037 Ratings
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4,021 Ratings
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Jul 24, 2020
Verified Buyer
  • 7 Chocolate Coconut
  • 9 Chocolate Peanut Butter
  • 6 Double Rich Chocolate
  • 10 Extreme Milk Chocolate
  • 8 Mocha Cappuccino
  • 10 Rocky Road
  • 8 Strawberry Banana
  • 7 Coffee
  • 7 Cookies & Cream
Jul 23, 2020
Verified Buyer
  • 9 Extreme Milk Chocolate
Jul 20, 2020
  • 9 Vanilla Ice Cream
  • 7 Strawberries & Cream
Jul 15, 2020
  • 1 Banana Cream

Hello guys my name is Hamza I’m about to buy whey but before I buy I have some couple of questions that I wanna make sure are not including the ingredients in protein my first question is whey protein has caffeine? My second question is does the protein has drug in not Thank you

Jul 09, 2020
Verified Buyer
  • 9 Extreme Milk Chocolate
  • 10 Mocha Cappuccino

Finally tried ON. Great Product. I feel the nutritional label is more accurate than others

Jul 06, 2020
Verified Buyer
  • 10 Extreme Milk Chocolate

Always the best price and fastest shipping. I stopped looking at other retailers. Went with extreme milk chocolate based on reviews and it is the best tasting protein powder I’ve tried. Only complaint, and it’s minor, is there are small chunks of powder no matter how long I shake in mixer. Not an issue really.

Jun 23, 2020
Verified Buyer
  • 2 Cake Donut
  • 8 Chocolate Coconut
  • 8 Chocolate Malt
  • 7 Chocolate Peanut Butter
  • 1 Cookies & Cream
  • 8 Delicious Strawberry
  • 8 Double Rich Chocolate
  • 10 Extreme Milk Chocolate
  • 10 French Vanilla Creme
  • 8 Mocha Cappuccino
  • 6 Vanilla Ice Cream
  • 8 Strawberries & Cream
  • 3 Rocky Road

French Vanilla Cream and Extreme Milk Chocolate are my staples for whey protein. I wish Optimum Nutrition offered these flavors in casein. Other flavors that are pretty good are the two strawberries and really any of the chocolates. I just prefer the two above way more so I tend to stick with those.

Jun 15, 2020
Verified Buyer
  • 10 Mocha Cappuccino

mocha cappuccino tastes fantastic with milk, I honestly look forward to drinking it

Jun 08, 2020

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May 21, 2020
  • 10 Cake Batter
  • 10 Chocolate Malt

Both flavors tasted great, mixed well with milk and water. I would buy more, I used this product when I got to my goal of body weight. Worth the price.

May 18, 2020
Verified Buyer
  • 4 Chocolate Peanut Butter
  • 9 Mocha Cappuccino
  • 9 Double Rich Chocolate

Double Rich Chocolate is my goto flavor, cant go wrong on this one. Mocha Cappuccino might be my new favorite. Has a smooth taste and it not overpowering. Chocolate Peanut Butter was a disappointment for me, I love Peanut Butter and have added a little into my shakes. Thought I would give this a try and it wasn't good. Strange taste that lasted after the shake was gone. Overall I think ON gold is a great product with a reasonable price.

May 08, 2020
Verified Buyer
  • 9 Extreme Milk Chocolate

It works, its convenient and it taste great but i just feel like there is better products at a better price with better quality. Over all best bang for you buck whey at Costco tho, but im tapering down my consumption of whey in general.

May 07, 2020
Verified Buyer
  • 10 Chocolate Peanut Butter

I've tried many protein powders in the past. This one tastes delicious. The ingredients are good and overall I would recommend.

Apr 28, 2020
Verified Buyer
  • 10 Banana Cream
  • 4 Double Rich Chocolate

I’m one of those gym guys who do not really have a strict diet, take supplements, or drink pre-workouts/protein. However, every now and then, I‘d order a protein shake from my gym after workout and realized I was spending a lot of money overtime. So, I bought my first container of protein from this website and have been satisfied with my purchases so far.

Apr 25, 2020
Verified Buyer
  • 9 Strawberries & Cream

Great Protein. Mixes easy and tastes great. I mix one scoop with 8 oz of milk and it is perfect. Will never buy anything else for my whey protein needs!

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24g of Whey Protein with Amino Acids Contributing to Muscle Growth and Maintenance

What's in Optimum Nutrition Gold Standard 100% Whey Protein

2 Lbs. Banana Cream
Serving Size About 1 Scoop (31g)
Servings Per Container29
Amount Per Serving
Calories 120       
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 1 g 1%
Saturated Fat .5 g 3%
Cholesterol 40 mg 13%
Sodium 100 mg 4%
Total Carbohydrate 4 g 1%
Total Sugars 2 g       
protein 24 g 48%
Calcium 130 mg 10%
Potassium 160 mg 4%
Not a significant source of trans fat, dietary fiber, added sugars, vitamin D and iron.
* The % Daily Value tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.
Protein Blend (Whey Protein Isolate, Whey Protein Concentrate, Whey Peptides), Natural And Artificial Flavors, Lecithin, Salt, Acesulfame Potassium, Sucralose, Yellow 5, Lactase.

Directions For Gold Standard 100% Whey Protein:

SPOON STIRRED:Gold Standard 100% Whey™ is INSTANTIZED. That means if you forgot your shaker cup or don’t have time to get out the blender, you can just add one rounded scoop of Gold Standard 100% Whey™ to a glass filled with 180-240 ml (6-8 oz) of cold water or your favorite beverage. Then mix it up with a spoon. Stir for about 20 seconds or until powder is completely dissolved.

TIP: Adjust the intensity of your Gold Standard 100% Whey™ by varying the amount of liquid that you use to prepare it. For a bolder flavor with slightly more body and sweetness, mix each scoop with 4-6 oz of water, milk, or your favorite beverage. For a milder tasting, less sweet shake, use 8-10 oz of liquid per scoop.

SHAKER CUP: Bringing a shaker cup with you to the gym is the best way to get a powerful dose of protein immediately after your workout. Just pour in 6-8 oz of your preferred beverage and then add one rounded scoop of Gold Standard 100% Whey™ to your shaker cup. Cover and shake for 25-30 seconds.

BLENDER: Add one rounded scoop of Gold Standard 100% Whey™ to a blender filled with 6-8 oz of water, nonfat milk, or your favorite beverage. Blend for 20-30 seconds. Then add 1 or 2 ice cubes and blend for an additional 30 seconds


SHAKE UP YOUR SHAKE: By adding fresh or frozen fruits, peanut butter, flaxseed oil, coconut and other high-energy ingredients, you can transform your shake into a delicious high-protein meal.

STACK YOUR SHAKE: You can make Gold Standard 100% Whey™ an even more powerful recovery product by adding supplements like creatine, glutamine, BCAA, and concentrated carbohydrate powders.

THINK OUTSIDE THE GLASS: Gold Standard 100% Whey™ can be used for more than just protein shakes. Try mixing a scoop into oatmeal, yogurt, or the milk that you pour over your morning breakfast cereal. Better yet, boost the protein content of muffins, cookies, brownies, etc. by adding a scoop or two to your baked goods recipes.

SUGGESTED USE: Consume approximately 1 gram of protein per pound of body weight per day through a combination of high protein foods and protein supplements. For even better results, consume your daily protein allotment over several small meals spread evenly throughout the day.

Warnings: Do not exceed the recommended daily dose. This product contains whey derived from dairy and lecithin (to improve mixability) derived from soybeans. For use as a food supplement only. Do not use for weight reduction. Those who are pregnant, nursing or taking medication are advised to consult a physician before use. Food supplements should not be used as a substitute for a varied diet. Keep out of reach of children. Store in a cool, dry place.

NOTE: Not for use by those with pre-existing medical conditions or those taking any medications, those under the age of 18 or women that are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Flavoured Ready to Mix Protein Powder with Sweeteners

Made in the UK

Optimum Nutrition: 4 Waterside, Citywest Business Campus, Dublin 24, Ireland

* 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.
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