The 5 most delicious protein-packed snacks for your round

Rory McIlroy eats a protein-packed snack.

Tour players often eat protein-packed snacks throughout their rounds.

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Bryson DeChambeau drinks an insane number of protein shakes per day, but you don’t have to be bulking up to require a protein bar or shake mid-round. In fact, most pros’ favorite mid-round snacks contain a good amount of protein. 

Getting enough protein as a golfer is important because it helps keep you full throughout the round without a sugar rush, and inevitable crash. Protein will also help your muscles recover after walking 18 holes under stress (playing golf) and load (carrying your bag). 

Finding the right protein bar depends largely on your taste buds, so we taste tested five protein bars (and donuts!) to find the most delicious protein-packed snacks you can keep in your golf bag. 

GoMacro Protein Bar Variety Pack

$34.95
GoMacro protein bars are a great source of plant-based protein and come in 12 delicious flavors. Plus they’re easy to toss in your bag and eat on the go.
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Orgain Organic Nutrition Shake

$29.99
Delicious meets nutritious in Orgain’s flagship All-in-One Organic Nutrition Shakes. Packed with 16g of organic, grass fed protein, 21 vitamins & minerals, and organic fruits & veggies.
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Epic Protein Bar Variety Pack

$29.99
These bars contain the perfect combination of real protein, fruits, nuts, seeds and spice blends to create a taste that is Epic.
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TB12 Protein Bars

$40
A nutritious plant-based protein bar for pre-workout fuel or post-workout recovery
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Doughbar Donuts Variety Pack of the Month

$29.99
Doughbar’s Top 8 most popular flavors in one variety pack!
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