I was all over that today.
I wish I had a pic to show you, but I'm sitting here with an empty cup. lol I felt like a naughty girl drinking this even though, given the ingredients I used, it was only 243 calories. Totally freaking decadent.
It was so good I text Nick about it. He wants me to have one ready for him when he gets home. Maybe I'll take a pic then, but honestly, it just looks like any other chocolate based protein shake. But it sure tastes like a yummy dessert. Better than anything I've gotten from the Greentree Road Starbucks lately (do you guys even put coffee IN your coffee anymore?).
Mocha Maple Shake
1 cup water
2 scoops chocolate protein powder (your choice of brand and type!)
1 teaspoon instant espresso (or 1 serving of premade espresso, but you may need to cut down on the water)
1 tablespoon chopped pecans
2 tablespoons maple syrup (I used sugar free)
1 cup of ice or to your preference - I used 6 standard cubes
Just a few of the other things that I've been consuming: