Do you find yourself choking down protein shakes day after day, hoping for gains but feeling sick of the same old flavors and textures? Or maybe you’ve been meaning to incorporate more protein into your diet, but you’re not a fan of the taste of plain protein powder? I’ve been there as well. I remember at the beginning feeling like my shake of the day was kind of also motivational. I felt so strong and committed when having it, until it became just boring.
Fear not my dear reader, because in this blog post, we’re going to explore some creative and delicious ways to use protein powder in your cooking. Whether you’re a fitness enthusiast or just looking for new ways to up your protein intake, these recipes are sure to satisfy your taste buds and help you reach your goals.
Here are my top 4 recipes on how to use your protein powder:
If you go to school or spend most of your day at work, these energy balls are a lifesaver. This recipe is great as a snack. You can have them ready in a container so you can just grab them and go!
With the days getting hotter and hotter it is expected to crave cold food. If besides that you have a sweet tooth you're going to love this popsicles. They're packed with protein without you even noticing it, and you can play around with flavored proteins too just make sure to add the best fruit to match it.
Another great option for the busy ones. You can make this in less than 5 minutes at night and then in the morning, breakfast is ready!! If you're going low carb the best option is to choose chia seeds instead of oatmeal, and you'll get a protein rich chia pudding.
Last but not least, the favorite if you're looking for an aesthetic and creative way to have your protein. Frozen fruit will give you the feeling of having some ice cream and you can go full creative adding your favorite toppings.
Protein powders can be a versatile and delicious addition to your diet, and there’s no need to limit yourself to boring old protein shakes. By incorporating protein powder into your cooking you can create a wide variety of tasty and healthy dishes that will help you reach your fitness goals and keep your taste buds happy. From smoothie bowls to popsicles, there are endless possibilities for incorporating protein powder into your favorite foods. So next time you’re in the kitchen, grab your protein powder and get creative. Who knows, you just might discover your new favorite dish.