Bulk Powders Pure Whey Protein Review
Read our Bulk Powders Pure Whey Protein review to get the full lowdown on one of the UK's most popular supplements
The first thing you’ll probably notice while browsing the Bulk Powders website is the value for money available in their range of sports supplements.
Product website: www.bulkpowders.co.uk
One of the key reasons why their prices are so low in comparison to their competitors is because they sell directly to consumers from their official website.
The UK-based company was founded back in 2005 but underwent a huge transformation to cater for the growing online demand for products in 2013.
We’re always on the lookout for ways to perform better and achieve our health goals in a cost-effective way without compromising on quality.
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Here, we’re going to try out Bulk Powders Pure Whey Protein to see if it’s a supplement you should consider buying to help you reach your fitness goals.
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Bulk Powders Pure Whey Protein – The Basics
The first thing to strike me about this particular protein powder is the price. The unflavoured 500g pouch is sold for £12.99, which is great value indeed.
Alternatively, you can opt for the 2.5kg bag, which provides 83 servings at a cost of around 58p per go.
Pure Whey Protein is available in more than flavours, ranging from the classic Vanilla, Chocolate or Strawberry, to the not-so-common and slightly whacky Birthday Cake, Lemon Meringue, and Banana Fudge.
The unflavoured powder packs 24.2g of protein into each 30g serving, while the flavoured varieties offer 22.9g of protein.
We all know that the protein content and nutritional factors are very important, but they become pretty irrelevant if actually drinking the stuff after the gym every day is a horrible experience.
Thankfully, Pure Whey Protein tastes really good (we’re talking about the flavoured versions here).
We mixed it with both semi-skimmed milk and water, and it was quick to dissolve on both occasions, leaving no lumpy bits as some of the products we have tried in the past have. Considering the low price, this really is a great-tasting protein powder.
If you’re looking for the highest possible protein content (24.2g) and lower carbs, you may want to go for the Unflavoured version. Of course, however, it’s not sweetened and does not taste that great on its own, but could be a great addition to a smoothie.
The first thing we assumed when we saw the ‘bargain basement’ price-tag of Pure Whey Protein was that the ingredients and manufacturing process would be below-par.
But we were pleasantly surprised after doing a bit more digging about this particular product.
The Bulk Powders website explains that the whey protein powder used in the product is sourced directly from a European dairy, using grass-fed cow’s milk, and that it contains 80 per cent whey protein.
Pure Whey Protein is also rich in branched-chain amino acids (BCAAs) to help you recover from a tough game or gruelling gym workout.
It is also fairly low in carbohydrates, fat, lactose and cholesterol.
You can learn about the rest of the ingredients of the Pure Whey Protein here: http://www.bulkpowders.co.uk/pure-whey-protein.html
Bulk Powders Pure Whey Protein Reviews
As always, we scoured the internet for as many genuine reviews of Pure Whey Protein we could find.
The product generally has very positive feedback, with taste and value for money the main themes of most of the reviews. The fact that it mixes well was also mentioned numerous times.
On Amazon.co.uk at the time of writing, Bulk Powders Pure Whey Protein had an average rating of 4.5 out of five stars from more than 3,000 reviews. This is an excellent rating for a product that’s been reviewed that many times.
One of the more positive reviews came from somebody who left a five-star rating and said that the supplement was “excellent” in terms of quality, taste and texture.
Someone else left a five-star review, saying that they absolutely loved the taste after having chosen to go with the Vanilla flavour.
One of the more negative reviews came from someone who left a two-star rating and said that they were disappointed by the Vanilla flavour and preferred the Chocolate one.
You read more reviews here: www.bulkpowders.co.uk/pure-whey-protein.html
Pros and Cons
Let’s now weigh up some of the pros and cons when it comes to the Bulk Powders Pure Whey Protein.
• Really great value for money
• We liked the taste, and lots of flavours to choose from
• Strong brand reputation
• Sweetness of certain flavours may not be to everyone’s liking
• Some reviewers complained it didn’t mix that easily
Price and Where To Buy
You can buy the Bulk Powders Pure Whey Protein range from the official site if you live in the UK or Europe.
Pure Whey Protein really is great value for money, and they have various different choices when it comes to the size of your pouch. As you’d expect, the larger the bag, the cheaper the price per serving.
The biggest bags cost £89.99 for 5kg (166 servings).
However, they also have other options, including a 1kg bag for £21.99.
Bulk Powders offer free UK delivery on all orders more than £49.
Review Conclusion – Our Final Thoughts
We’re big fans of the the Bulk Powders Pure Whey Protein range.
It’s one of the best-value whey protein powders around, and it comes in a whole host of flavours and sizes to suit your individual preferences. The customer feedback is very positive, too.
If you’re after a product that doesn’t use any unnecessary sweeteners of flavourings, then you may want to go for the unflavoured version.
For more information and to buy: www.bulkpowders.co.uk