Product Name: Pea Protein Extra 500g Powder
Pea Protein Complex is more than just another standard pea protein powder! Pea Protein Complex is a blend of complete vegetable protein sourced from garden (sugar snap) peas. The protein is concentrated from the normal level of 6% in fresh peas, to around 80% – 76.2g per 100g!
What’s more, this vegan protein shake has been fortified with antioxidants, phyto-nutrients, vitamins and minerals from an EXTRA 9 herbs and superfoods (including baobab fruit). It has an excellent amino acid and nutritional profile.
Pea protein is also highly soluble and therefore easy to digest and absorb – no bloating! Free from gluten, dairy, lactose, animal products, soya and other anti-nutritional factors, this hypoallergenic mix is an ideal source of protein for those with certain food intolerances / allergies.
Peas are well-known for being a rich, low fat source of highly bio-available protein. Pea protein is a natural vegetable-source protein, which also offers an excellent nutritional and amino acid profile:
Amino Acid Profile
Pea protein is rich in:
•‘branched chain amino acids’ (leucine, isoleucine and valine)
•lysine (an essential amino acid)
•glutamine (involved in protein synthesis)
•and is richer in arginine (involved in immune system function and weight control) than any other commercially available protein.
Peas are also rich in:
•vitamins: including vitamin A, riboflavin, niacin, folate, thiamin, pantothenic acid, pyridoxine, vitamin B6, vitamin C and vitamin K
•minerals: including calcium, iron, zinc, magnesium, phosphorus, copper and manganese
•and other nutrients: including both soluble and insoluble dietary fibre, lutein (a nonprovitamin A carotenoid), phyto-nutrients / phytosterols (especially ß-sitosterol) and antioxidants.
•By contrast, peas are low in fat, calories, sodium and contain no cholesterol.
Easy to digest – no bloating!
Pea protein is a relatively new form of protein supplement, valued for its high digestibility (90-95%), low potential for allergic responses and reasonable price. It is particularly popular because it has a sweet taste and a texture which mixes well in liquid solutions.
It is also useful for mixing into soups and stews. Alternatively, it can be blended with liquids of your choice, as well as fruit (like banana) to make a healthy smoothie.
•slimmers and people with food cravings (as provides slow release energy and promotes increased satiety through the combination of protein and dietary fibre content)
•anyone recovering from illness
•people with low appetites
•those with an active lifestyle, with high energy demands
•vegetarians, vegans and anyone looking to boost their protein intake
•anyone who wishes to avoid dairy and soya based protein products. Free from gluten, dairy and other animal products, soya and other anti-nutritional factors, this hypoallergenic powder is an ideal source of protein for those with certain food intolerances / food allergies.
Unlike most other pea protein powders on the market, Pea Protein Complex is free from hexane and other toxic chemicals. These toxins are regularly used during the pea protein extraction process. Supplement Tree pea protein is extracted using only water, pressure and flocculation.
•Pea Protein Complex contains a minimum of 16 servings per pot, based on a 30g serving.
EACH POT CONTAINS*:
Pea protein powder
Green tea powder (40% polyphenols)
Acai berry powder
Dandelion root powder
Baobab fruit powder
Stevia leaf extract
*Contains 90% pea protein and 10% beneficial herbs and phyto-nutrients
•Nutritional information per 100g
Energy – 1541kJ/364 kcal
Protein – 76.2g
Carbohydrate – 6.6g
– of which sugar – 1.7g
Fat – 4.4g
– of which:
– Saturates – 0.7g
– Monounsaturates – 0.9g
– Polyunsaturates – 2.5g
Fibre – 3.3g
Sodium – 1.0g
Benefits / Uses:
o Contains dietary fibre
o High quality, bio-available and complete vegetable protein
o Garden pea protein (snap peas) and 9 EXTRA beneficial herbs and phyto-nutrients
o Easily digested; no bloating!
o Added antioxidants
o Excellent amino acid profile
o An array of natural food source phyto-nutrients and vitamins
o Low in fat, calories, carbohydrates and sodium
o No choesterol
Direction to use:
•1 serving (25g to 30g – 4 to 5 heaped teaspoons) to be mixed into water, fruit or vegetable juices etc, 1 – 3 times per day.
Pea Protein EXTRA can also be mixed with many other liquids, including milk alternatives (like soya, hazelnut, almond and coconut milk etc), sprinkled over food (such as cereal, soup or stew) and blended with fruits, like banana, to make a healthy smoothie.
It can be used as a protein powder, meal shake or healthy snack during the day, as well as before and after exercise
Any supplement must not be used as substitute for a varied and balance diet and a healthy lifestyle.
If pregnant, breastfeeding OR taking any other medication please consult your doctor or healthcare professional before use.
Please discontinue this product on immediate basis if any side effect occurs and consult your doctor.
Do not exceed the stated dose unless under medical supervision
Not intended to use by person under the age of 18. Keep out of sight reach of children
Store in a cool, dry place.
Always read the label before use.
Gluten or grains, dairy, lactose, GMOs, artificial colours, artificial additives, artificial preservatives, soya, fructose or added sugar.