Not sure which one is for you? Check out our Top 10 Best Protein Bars 2017 feature below…
Protein bars provide us with a convenient, ready to go – and thanks to ever improving food technology – great tasting protein snack. The high quality protein within these bars contributes to the maintenance and growth of lean muscle mass, meaning you can rest assured your recovery will be helped along its way before your next session!
Ideal for busy individuals on the go, or at work, when you may not have time to grab a meal. Instead reaching for a protein bar can be just what you need to avoid going for long periods of time without quality protein.
Due to the amount of choice out there, we know how difficult it can be to choose the protein bar that’s right for you and that’s why we’ve put together this feature on our Top 10 Best Protein Bars 2017…
A huge range of great tasting tried and true flavours and well established in the marketplace – Quest Bars. For some time Quest Nutrition have been doing very well, to say the least, when it comes to protein bar sales, a popular choice amongst fitness enthusiasts and health conscious individuals these bars tick many boxes.
This is a premium product that is perfect for anybody looking to invest in a top end protein bar. Each bar has around 20g of protein and a similar amount of carbohydrate, however VERY low sugar, often 1g of impact sugars and sometimes less (depending on the flavour). Thanks to the soluble corn fibre they use, the bars have a very unique soft quality which also happens to be filling (due to the fibre) making these bars a great all rounder.
Top all these benefits off with the great branding, packaging and vibe that the company puts out there and you have a product to shout about – no wonder the Quest Nutrition Protein Bars are our best selling protein bar in 2017!
Best Protein Bars can be eaten whenever you wish, as a snack between meals or even as a part of a meal themselves. Their high protein and high fibre content makes them great for keeping hunger at bay.
These bars have 20g of protein from whey and milk isolate, considered the best protein blend possible thanks to its high bioavailability which makes it easier for the body to break down proteins to amino acids and enhance recovery. In addition, these bars use a form of sweetened fibre which provides the sweet taste along with the natural sweetener Stevia and with a range of diverse flavours this is a bar which sets its stall out to deliver the type of flavour innovation to excite the most jaded palates.
The CNP Professional Pro Flapjacks have been around for some time now, it’s as though they’re in the hall of fame of the protein bar world!
These flapjack bars deliver excellent value for money and use main ingredients like oats, whey and casein. This means that the bars provide a sustained release of amino acids due to the various protein sources and ensure that those who eat them can rest assured knowing that they’re getting some quality nutrition.
Perfect for on the go and having in the gym bag or office drawer at work when needed, or for a snack between meals the CNP Professional Pro Flapjacks are a solid choice for 2017.
These protein cookies from Sci MX have really impressed us since they came out fairly recently. They taste great, have a lovely soft texture and yet they’ve got a whopping 23g of protein to support muscle growth and maintenance. Plus they use great quality, fairly low impact carbs too, meaning there’s relatively low amounts of sugar per cookie (unlike regular ones of course!).
A great treat or protein snack on the go or at work, check out the Sci MX Pro 2Go Cookies for something a little different in your nutritional plan.
When it comes to fueling our bodies with food, convenience and healthy portable nutrition are the dominant factors!
OhYeah! One bars were created to simplify your decision. Formulated with mouthwatering flavours, superior protein blend, texture and taste, OhYeah! ONE bars contain up to 22g Protein, Only 1g Sugar, 10g Fibre and are certified Gluten Free!
#enjoyone anytime, anywhere.
At first people weren’t too sure, could Snickers really make a protein bar taste as good as their world famous bar? Well, after a lot of work in the food lab it seems as though they did pretty well! Slightly different to the regular snickers, yet still holding true to its roots the Snickers Protein bar has done great and is already in our top sellers list. With great feedback and many rebuying these bars it’s clear these are here to stay (we love them too!).
With 18g of protein and plenty of Snickers taste from the chocolate, caramel and nuts they’re famous for, this is one serious protein bar!
Great natural taste, high in protein (18g per bar) and a good amount of carbohydrates from oats (36g of carbs per bar), the XL Nutrition High Protein Flapjack is a heavy hitter in the protein bar category.
When it comes to overall value, these bars really are hard to beat and that’s exactly the feedback we’ve had too. If you’re looking for a quick, easy way to add in some calories then one of these bars is perfect for that. Even just having in a drawer or cupboard nearby this bar makes for an excellent ‘go to’ when you’re feeling peckish, or want something to give a decent boost of energy.
Top protein flapjack, top value!
A great tasting, soft and high quality flapjack – the PhD Nutrition Protein Flapjack has been in the top selling list for some time and for good reason – it has a lot to offer.
Not only are the PhD Nutrition Protein Flapjacks pretty soft when it comes to flapjacks, which really works, but they have a great texture and are easy to eat giving that premium feel which PhD are known for. With 19g of protein per flapjack, low fat and around 35g of carbohydrates, it’s an excellent all round product for those looking for the benefits of a flapjack bar.
The flavours really work too, with Apple and Raspberry (a great combo), Peanut Butter and Forest Berry being on offer.
New for 2017, the Pro Supps My Bar have gone straight into our Top 10 list despite pretty much only just landing on our shores from America!
The baked texture from these bars is outstanding, this makes them a real pleasure to eat and combine that with the look of these things when you take off the wrapper and you’ve got a protein bar masterpiece!
These are right up there when it comes to the premium protein bar market, not just because of the taste but because of the numbers too – 20g protein, 220 calories and just 6g of sugar per bar, these are something else. Combine that with the excellent packaging and we are predicting the Pro Supps My Bar will really take off this year…oh and they’re Gluten Free too.
This is a soft baked American protein bar which is high in protein (20g per bar), high in fibre, uses no artificial flavourings and is GMO and Gluten Free – making it a great option for health conscious consumers and fitness enthusiasts alike.
Using a premium protein blend, amino acids are delivered over a sustained period to contribute to the growth and maintenance of muscle mass, whilst also keeping us fuller for longer thanks to these protein sources in conjunction with the high fibre content.
Those looking for a premium protein bar should certainly consider the FitJoy Nutrition Protein bar, it’s top end ingredients along with the excellent taste and texture make it one to try out in 2017.
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