Forbes article, How Soylent's Meal-Replacement Competitors Got A Not-So-Bland Taste Of Success


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How Soylent’s Meal-Replacement Competitors Got A Not-So-Bland Taste Of Success

Soylent, the meal replacement drink that was all the rage in Silicon Valley this time last year, continues to hold the attention of too-busy-to-eat professionals open to experimenting with their diets.

So do its competitors.


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Chris is famous! I saw him at Walmart the other day. He headed straight for the dairy section. You don’t want to go looking for heavy cream after Chris has been by. :smiley:


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I wipe out the heavy cream shelf at my Walmart every month or so.


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Gross–Heavy cream?
My stomach would never tolerate that.


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It’s so nice to see articles finally emerging somewhat regularly, that actually seem to “get” what Soylent is all about and how/why people use it.


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It’s awesome in keto soylent, really improves things.

Since I went keto, the occasions I go to Starbucks have meant I now order my coffee with sugar free syrup and HWC instead of milk. I actually had a normal Starbucks latte the other day and was a bit taken back by how watery it seemed.


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Is that what some of these call for: heavy cream? I thought it was just regular milk.
I just don’t see how something calling for heavy cream could be all that healthy.


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Heavy cream is for a keto recipe. It’s not a regular one.