Review: Vegan Protein Powder Created by A&E Doctor

I have a keen eye for new vegan protein products so when news of Dare Motivational Shake landed in my inbox, I was intrigued. Co-launched by A&E doctor, Dr Ben Hamida and his wife, it’s hands down one of the tastiest [and chocolatiest] vegan protein powder I’ve had – and I’ve tried many!

The ingredients are interesting too. It contains 100% of the daily recommended dosage of all essential micronutrients: vitamins A, Thiamin B1, Riboflavin B2, Niacin B3, Pantothenic Acid B4, Biotin B5, Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine), folic acid and vitamin B12, vitamin C, vitamin D and vitamin E.

The protein content is 20g of plant-based protein – mainly from soybean – as well as flaxseed, oats and peanut butter. On top of that there’s a long list of interesting health-supporting ingredients such as turmeric root, alfalfa powder, kale leaf powder and more.

After trying all three flavours and becoming a firm fan of all of them, I’m now super happy to bring you a special discount-affiliate code for £10 off your first order (over £40). Spreading the Dare protein love!

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How to Make Vegan Pancakes with Protein Powder

If you love pancakes but still trying to figure out the best way to make them vegan, then you’re not alone. I’ve been vegan for over 13 years and still experimenting with recipes for the perfect vegan pancakes. But don’t let that put you off! These days I like to add vegan protein powder, so that they satisfy my protein needs but that can make things a bit more complicated. Luckily I recently tried a recipe that actually worked – hurrah! – so here it is.

Using Purition Protein Powder 40g sachets in Vanilla and Almond & Orange (kindly sent to me to try by Purition for this post), I adapted this vegan pancake recipe on the Purition site.

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