Last year we brought you a list of Clean, Vegan Protein Powders That Prove Protein is Way Better Without Whey. This year, we’re bringing you an updated list with 15 more plant-based protein powders! Protein is the inevitable topic that comes up whenever eating vegetarian or vegan is brought up. It’s actually incredibly easy to get protein on a vegan diet. It’s also very easy to find a plant-based protein powder to replace whey or other animal ingredient based protein. If you feel that protein powders help you achieve your fitness goals, we’ve got you covered!
Here are 15 plant-based protein powders available on Amazon.
1. OWYN Plant-Based Protein Powder
Source: OWYN Plant-Based Protein Powder
OWYN stands for “only what you need” and their Plant-Based Protein Powder contains “9 essential amino acids and naturally occurring BCAAs (Branched Chain Amino Acids) to enhance muscle recovery and promote optimal daily health.” It’s available in dark chocolate and vanilla. The price for 1.17 pounds is $22.53.
Lee Berliner says, “I had always been skeptical of switching over to a plant-based protein powder. How would it taste? How would it mix? Would it blend well with my morning green smoothies? Well … it tastes great (I got the Smooth Vanilla), it mixes very well in water, and it blends seamlessly with my smoothie! I can’t believe I actually made the switch from whey to plant-based, but thanks to OWYN I’ve done it! From now on, this is ONLY WHAT I NEED!”
2. KOS Organic Plant-Based Protein Powder
Source: KOS Organic Plant-Based Protein Powder
The KOS Organic Plant-Based 5-protein blend consists of non-GMO pea, flax seed, quinoa, pumpkin seed, and chia seed. It is available in both chocolate and vanilla. The price is for 30 servings is $39.88.
An Amazon customer says, “First off, this is one of, if not the best tasting 100% plant-based vegan protein powders that I’ve tried…without any bloat! It mixes evenly with water, almond or coconut milk, and is a great addition to any smoothie.”
3. Vega Sport Premium Protein
Source: Vega Sport Premium Protein
Vega Sport Premium Protein is made from pea protein, organic pumpkin seed protein, organic sunflower seed, and alfalfa. It is available in berry, mocha, vanilla, and chocolate flavors. The price for one pound is $37.39.
4. Optimum Nutrition Gold Standard Organic Plant-Based Protein Powder
Source: Optimum Nutrition Gold Standard Organic Plant-Based Protein Powder
One serving of Optimum Nutrition Gold Standard has “24 grams of complete, organic, plant-based protein sourced from a blend of Organic Pea, Organic Rice, and Organic Sacha Inchi proteins.” It is available in berry and vanilla at $28.49 for 19 servings.
An Amazon customer says, “The protein powder as a shake is pretty delicious. No weird aftertaste like many other powders, and it’s really filling.”
5. Garden of Life Sport Organic Plant-Based Protein
Source: Garden of Life Sport Organic Plant-Based Protein
Garden of Life Sport Organic Plant-Based Protein is certified USDA organic, non-GMO verified, gluten free, dairy free, and soy free. It is available in chocolate and vanilla. The price for a tub of one pound and 12 ounces is $32.70.
An Amazon customer says, “I think this product tastes excellent. I’ve been using it in smoothies for the past 10 days, and am happy to report it doesn’t cause any discomfort, bloating, or stomach aches, as I experienced with some other protein powders.”
6. MRM Veggie Elite Performance Protein
Source: MRM Veggie Elite Performance Protein
MRM Veggie Elite Performance Protein is made from raw pea & raw brown rice proteins. The price for 2.4 pounds is $22.94.
Lukas says, “It’s delicious (the chocolate moca) and I feel fantastic when I take it. Usually I take two cups a day (morning/evening). My energy is improved, focus is better.”
7. Organic Muscle Vegan Protein Powder
Source: Organic Muscle Vegan Protein Powder
Organic Muscle Vegan Protein Powder is non-GMO, vegan, gluten free, dairy free, hormone free, and preservative free. It is available in chocolate and vanilla. The price for 20 servings is $39.97.
Carolyn says, “I am so impressed by this product. The taste is amazing. So many protein powders leave you feeling bloated with GI upset but I have never had that experience with this particular protein powder.”
8. Amazing Garden Foods Vegan Protein Powder
Source: Amazing Garden Foods Vegan Protein Powder
Amazing Garden Foods Vegan Protein Powder is made of “9 different 100% organic plant-based protein from pea protein, adzuki bean protein, lentil protein, hemp protein, mung bean protein, chia seeds, flax seeds, pumpkin seeds, and sunflower kernel for a complete chain of amino acid.” The price for two pounds is $40.80.
Sabra says, “I always look for foods that keep me healthy, full of energy and strengthen my immune system. I was impressed by the list of ingredients in this product. So even though this was slightly more expensive than what I usually spend on protein powders, it encompasses everything I used to complement my foods with and I don’t to buy those anymore.”
9. Amazing Grass Organic Protein Superfood Powder
Source: Amazing Grass Organic Protein Superfood Powder
Each serving of Amazing Grass Organic Protein Superfood Powder has “20g of complete protein from organic pea protein, organic quinoa, organic hemp protein & chia.” The price for 10 servings is $20.99.
An Amazon customer says, “This plant based protein cannot be beat. I have tried them all. This is my third tub and I swear by this food. I have never felt better in my entire life. I mix my cold brew coffee (8 oz) with Almond/hemp/cashew milk (3 oz) and a scoop of this protein. I’m good for about 3 hours, no fatigue, no hunger.”
10. SB Organics Vegan Protein Powder
Source: SB Organics Vegan Protein Powder
SB Organics Vegan Protein Powder has a “complete mix of probiotics, enzymes, and amino acids.” It is available in chocolate and vanilla bean. A tub of 30 servings costs $29.89.
An Amazon customer says, “I’m so glad I found this protein shake. It keeps me full for hours. I’d highly recommend this shake!”
11. Tru-Nut Peanut Protein Powder
Source: Tru-Nut Peanut Protein Powder
Tru-Nut Peanut Protein Powder uses “high oleic peanuts grown in the Southeast USA.” It is available in original and vanilla. The price for 19 servings is $13.99.
Kel says, “I love this product. I have it as a breakfast shake almost every morning. Also extremely important to me is the fact that there is no added sugar and no added artifical sweeteners. Awesome!“
12. NAKED Nutrition Pea Protein Powder
Source: NAKED Nutrition Pea Protein Powder
NAKED Nutrition Pea Protein Powder is “made solely from raw yellow peas grown on environmentally friendly farms in both the USA and Canada.” A five pound tub costs $54.99.
An Amazon customer says, “Fluffy texture, almost tasteless, mixes very easily with a shaker bottle, add your own flavors, value for money (there are cheaper options per gram of protein, but their ingredient lists are too long for my liking).”
13. NuZest Clean Lean Protein
Source: NuZest Clean Lean Protein
NuZest Clean Lean Protein is dairy free, soy free, GMO free, and gluten free and contains no added sugar. The price for 20 servings is $44.95.
Nick says, “I love that this protein powder only has three ingredients! I had been doing a lot of research on finding the right protein powder and felt best about putting plant proteins with minimal ingredients into my body. I bought the Clean Lean Protein in Smooth Vanilla. It’s delicious!”
14. Clean Machine Clean Green Protein
Source: Clean Machine Clean Green Protein
The protein in Clean Green Protein is lentein, which Clean Machine says “is minimally processed, and is one of the most sustainable food sources in the world. It is made from water lentils, which are produced in facilities where 98 percent of the required water gets recycled.” The price for 1.75 pounds is $54.99.
An Amazon customer says, “This product gives me lots of energy. This protein taste great with no bad side effects. This protein did not upset my stomach like other plant base proteins.“
15. 22 Days Plant Power Protein Powder Supplement
Source: 22 Days Plant Power Protein Powder Supplement
This Protein Powder is not just vegan, but gluten free, dairy free, soy free, and “made from an organic and non-GMO healthy blend of Pea, Flax and Sacha Inchi proteins.” It’s available in chocolate, strawberry, vanilla, and costs $34.99.
Amira says, “Probably the cleanest protein powder on the market….read the ingredients people! You can easily identify what each one is. This is truly excellent. Low sugar, low carb, low calorie and high protein so it helps me hit my protein intake every day.”
We hope our list helps you find the perfect plant-based protein powder for you! We also highly recommend downloading our Food Monster App, which is available for iPhone, and can also be found on Instagram and Facebook. The app has more than 15,000 plant-based, allergy-friendly recipes, and subscribers gain access to new recipes every day. Check it out!
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