Let's talk about protein
Everyone’s body needs protein. Proteins are made up of amino acids, the building blocks that help make and maintain muscles. They’re a source of energy, too. Great news, our Plant Protein products are packed with, you guessed it, high quality plant protein. So, power up and unleash your inner eco-hero. All it takes is a simple switch to plant-based protein* as part of your healthy, balanced diet.
Our protein products are pretty special, here's what you need to know
Plant power on!
Most of our plant-based protein comes from soya, which contains all nine essential amino acids our bodies need, wrapped up in one little bean shaped package. Neat!
We know where every bean has been
Our soya is all grown close to home in Europe or transported by ship from Canada. And every bean GMO free and Pro Terra certified rainforest free.
Anywhere, anytime Alpro Protein Drinks and Puddings are a handy way to tackle the snack gap, top up on energy and motor through your day*.*Protein contributes to maintenance of muscle mass. A varied and balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle are recommended for good health.
Protein contributes to a growth in muscle mass as well as the maintenance of muscle mass and the maintenance of normal bones. Alpro Go on can be part of breakfast to get you started for the day or serve as perfect pick-me-ups during the day. A varied, balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle are recommended for good health.
The recommended dietary allowance (RDA) for protein in adults is 0.8 g/kg body weight per day. For children the amount is about 0.9 g/kg per day. For a person of 65 kg the recommended dietary allowance is about 52 gram/day.
Yes, the soya protein that is present in the Alpro soya products contains all the essential amino acids – the building blocks of protein – in the right amounts in comparison to animal protein. These essential amino acids cannot be made by the body and must be obtained by eating protein in a healthy diet. All of our soya products (drinks, desserts and plant-based alternatives to yogurt) are a perfect source of protein to reaching the daily-recommended intake. Soya beans naturally contain high levels of protein.
Soya protein contains all 9 essential amino acids – the building blocks of protein – that cannot be made by the body and must be obtained by eating protein in a healthy diet. Protein contributes to a growth in muscle mass as well as the maintenance of muscle mass and the maintenance of normal bones. A varied, balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle are recommended for good health.
Alpro Almond Drinks contain 0.4g of protein per 100ml. If you are looking for a plant based drink which provides more protein then we would suggest trying Alpro Soya milk alternative.