MuscleBlaze High Protein Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Review
Does MuscleBlaze Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter deliver on the high protein claim? Team Mishry finds out.
Add it to a smoothie, spread it on a toast or just eat a spoonful out of the jar – peanut butter is fast becoming a must-have on the breakfast table. These are a good source of protein and healthy fats too.
With numerous brands popping their versions of peanut butter, using different sweeteners, textures and varied protein content, it is hard to choose the one that fits your needs. That’s where Mishry steps in.
We picked up the dark chocolate variant by MuscleBlaze. All details about taste, texture, ingredients and nutrition-label in our MuscleBlaze High Protein Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter review.
A quick glance at all the information you need to know about MuscleBlaze High Protein Peanut Butter –
|MuscleBlaze High Protein Peanut Butter||Product Information|
|Net weight||340 gm|
|Shelf life||12 months|
|Protein content||26.66 (per 100 gm)|
|Buy Now||Add to cart|
Our Review Factors
What were we looking for? A creamy peanut butter with a pronounced roasted peanut and dark chocolate flavor. Claims about its protein content were checked as well.
To review the MuscleBlaze High Protein Peanut Butter, we checked for the following –
We checked for two things primarily – the fresh flavor of roasted peanuts and the intense flavor of dark chocolate.
The balance between these two ingredients and sweetness levels were checked as well.
2. Texture (Consistency + Spreadability)
The peanut butter is labeled as creamy. We were looking for a smooth textured PB with impressive scoopability, creamy consistency and easy spreadability.
3. Ingredients + Nutrition Label
MuscleBlaze’s PB claims to be high on protein and that’s what we checked for. Fats and sugar were also put under scrutiny. Ideally a creamy peanut butter provides anywhere between 8 gms of protein. What about this one?
A clean list of ingredients with no preservatives and additives is what we were looking for. What is this PB made of?
4. Other Parameters
Smooth, dark and rich? Is there any oil separation?
Roasted peanuts or dark chocolate – which is the dominant aroma?
What is the shelf life of this peanut butter and how to store it to maintain freshness?
Is this PB priced competitively?
MuscleBlaze High Protein Peanut Butter – Detailed Review
Price and packaging
We received a small sachet-style pack which was a part of our MOJO Box review. The MOJO Box was ordered and paid for by us. The creamy dark chocolate peanut butter by MuscleBlaze is available in four sizes – 340 grams, 750 grams, 1 kg and 2.5 kg. Each size is packed in a different style of jar. As per their website a 340 gm jar is priced at Rs 299/-.
This is a thick PB with a smooth texture and has a dark chocolate color. There is no oil separation.
Ingredients and nutrition
The ingredients of this peanut butter include – Roasted peanuts (55%), Dark chocolate paste (Sugar, Vegetable fat, Cocoa mass (3%), Cocoa solids & Emulsifiers (INS 322 & INS 476)), Whey protein concentrate (10%), and Stabilizer (INS 471). It also contains added flavor.
A single serve, i.e, 32 grams of this peanut butter provides 8.64 grams of protein which is a standardized quantity.
We have definitely seen peanut butters with a cleaner ingredient list and a higher protein content.
The aroma is predominantly of peanuts.
Taste and texture
MuscleBlaze’s PB is thick, luscious, creamy and smooth. The spreadability is superb and we have no complaints there. There is a bold peanut taste and a chocolate flavor which lingers in the background. It is not stale, oily or rancid. We like the balanced sweetness of this nut butter.
- Bold and fresh flavor of peanuts.
- Excellent spreadability.
- Creamy and smooth.
- Balanced sweetness.
- The ingredient list could have been cleaner.
Creamy, rich, and delicious? This dark chocolate peanut butter is for you.
Frequently Asked Questions
Here are some interesting FAQs on Muscleblaze High Protein Peanut Butter.
No. Peanuts are a natural source of good fats and are not high in trans fats. Trans fats increase ‘bad cholesterol’ and lower ‘good cholesterol’.
Yes. It is best to refrigerate this peanut butter once opened.
100 gms of MuscleBlaze’s dark chocolate peanut butter provides 26.66 gms of protein.
Yes. The ingredients list that this peanut butter contains added flavors (nature identical and artificial).
Yes, this peanut butter contains sugar. 100 gms of this contains 17.4 gms of sugar.
In conclusion, the dark chocolate peanut butter by MuscleBlaze is smooth, creamy and has a delicious roasted peanut flavor. We loved the balanced sweetness and the lingering dark chocolate flavor.
Have you tried dark chocolate peanut butter yet?