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Mocha Protein Shake Recipe

Amp up your pre-workout protein shake with coffee to help you power through those strenuous lifts. A moderate amount of caffeine is shown to boost stamina, improve endurance and delay fatigue, so down this delicious mocha blend one hour before hitting the gym. Or, whip one up as an afternoon pick-me-up! Trust us, the frappuccino ain’t got nothing on this.

Mocha Coffee Shake

Photo by Perry Santanachote

Serves 1

The Skinny

Per 16-ounce serving:

  • 254 cal
  • 4.5 g fat
  • 26 g carbs
  • 2 g fiber
  • 28 g protein

Total time: 5 minutes

Ingredients

1/2 cup nonfat milk
1 tablespoon Jell-O Sugar-Free Butterscotch Pudding
2 scoops DailyBurn Fuel-6 in chocolate
1/2 cup concentrated cold brew coffee (do not water it down), or really strong coffee, chilled
1 cup ice
Instant coffee powder (optional)
Chocolate shavings (optional)

Preparation

  1. In a blender, mix the milk and pudding powder until it thickens, about 2 minutes. Add coffee, protein powder and ice; blend until smooth. Top with chocolate shavings and instant coffee powder for some extra crunch.

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