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Universal Nutrition Real Gains Reviews

Overall Rating
8.8
Out of 10
Good
254 Total Ratings
Verified Buyer Rating:
9.1
88 Verified Buyer Ratings
Average Taste Rating:
8.7
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8.5
Vanilla Ice Cream
8.8
Chocolate Ice Cream
8.3
Strawberry Ice Cream
8.5
Banana Milkshake
9
Chocolate Mint
9
Cookies & Cream
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edrickramos's Rating
9/10
Chocolate Mint
9/10
Chocolate Ice Cream
9/10

Real gains is the real deal. Very good lean weight gainer with excellent flavors to choose from. I take this product twice a day to supplement protein and caloric needs. Great product.



dsbarfield's Rating
10/10
Cookies & Cream
10/10

I absolutely love this. I use to be a muscletech fan but mass tech is way too over priced and not enough servings. Plus it made me feel like crap and tired after drinking. I turned to universal a year ago. They've been around since the arnold days and there's a reason for that. This gainer mixes extremely well. Even after taking I can eat a ginormous meal and still feel great. On days post workout and off days first thing in the morning with an animal pak and stak. I've tried other gainers but this one has done the trick for me. Went from 180 to 225 in 6 months. Food helped also. Strength and weight gain have been phenomenal. I have and will recommend all universal and animal products. Not over hyped like most companies these days. You want good ole mass and muscle stick with the old school guys.



mippolito21's Rating
9/10
Vanilla Ice Cream
10/10

Vanilla Ice Cream was absolutely delicious, no protein I've used since or before has tasted so good! This helped me get in those extra carbs and protein servings on busy days during my first bulk. Using this for roughly 3 months, I put on a total of 10 lbs. Wouldn't use it again myself as I mix my own now, but I DEFINITELY recommend this to anyone looking for a good gainer.



yigitcan's Rating
3/10

It was horrible comparing to another weightgainer i used



TRprimate's Rating
9/10
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I like this gainer as a post workout shake. That's when I take it and I think the macros are great for that time. I've tried chocolate mint, banana, and cookies and cream and like chocolate mint the best. The price is also good. The reason I take a gainer is to add calories on top of my whole food meals so I don't want it to be filling or feel heavy in my stomach, which this gainer doesn't. I usually take it 15-30 mins after a workout and I can usually eat a meal about 1-2 hours after the shake. Sometimes it doesn't mix too well so I would say a blender ball is required or a blender.



disbrendan's Rating
10/10
Banana Milkshake
9/10
Cookies & Cream
10/10

I'm a big fan of this weight gainer. I'm on my third 10lb bag, after gaining 10lbs of body weight from my first bag. I must say that much of the reason I gained 10lbs while supplementing this product is that I also ate a sh*t ton. If you want to see noticeable gains you'll need more than just this! EAT MORE FOOD. However this is a good option when you're pressed for time and looking for quality macros. Cookies and cream is delicious. Banana was a little sweet.



EzE84's Rating
2/10
Banana Milkshake
6/10

I can give this rating because I have pro complex gainer to compare it to. I tried Universal for the price and serving amount because ON is so expensive. Turns out it was one of the worst supplement mistakes i have made. 1st it doesnt mix very well in a shaker. I wouldnt think it would be possible for this much powder to mix well if I didnt already try the compkex gainer which mixed beautifully. Also I have actaully lost weight on this. On the complex gainer I think I gained 2 to 3 lbs this far in. Obviously you can see where im going here. I miss ON like an ex girlfriend i cant get over. Guess you get what you pay for.



quiknutz's Rating
10/10

Real Gains... Means just that!!! Taste 10/10 I tried cookies & cream. The taste is crazy, definitely better than the others i tried. I mixed it with ice cold whole milk and mmm mmm good. It taste like a good ol oreo milkshake. Ease of Mixing 10/10 As far as weight gainers go, this mixes better than any other I've used. I used a blender bottle when mixing and it does not leave large clumps of powder, unlike other gainers. Value 10/10 Real gains is one of the best values - no joke. This has a great nutrition profile especially for the price. Caseins are added as well which help to the point of value. I always see 10.6lbs for 49.99!!! Overall 10/10 This is a solid weight gainer. I add peanut butter,fresh ground oats and a banana for a knockout gainer. Before this i started at 198lbs and when i finished it i was a solid 205lbs. I need to order some more and a new Universal shirt since its gettin small, lol!!!



cody3823's Rating
10/10
Chocolate Ice Cream
10/10

Bought this product a month ago mostly because of how much you can get for about the same price as some other brands of protein and I saw it was universal brand and decided I had to try it for sure. Purchased the chocolate ice cream flavor and when I got it in I mixed it up in my shaker bottle but I couldn't find my steel ball that goes in there so I assumed it would be thick and chunky. Boy was I wrong it mixed extremely well I was super surprised every other protein I've had was chunky so I thought they all must be like that and so I just accepted the fact that it would be chunky. Great product mixes extremely well, taste great, and I have out on about 7-10 pounds thus far. Would highly recommend it. I'll be ordering my next bag soon



ImperfectHero's Rating
10/10
Chocolate Ice Cream
7/10

Universal Real Gains is a great protein for putting on muscle. I put on 25lbs of lean muscle while using this product. I will continue to use anytime I seek to put on muscle. The taste is average, not the best or the worst. It does mix very well.



geghart's Rating
10/10

I have been using this product for the past 2 years, I have tried almost all the good proteins that have little gainers in them by far this is my favorite with no side affects ( stomach problems , gas......) I cant really say my gains are cuz of this product because I do eat and i have been working out pretty hard but i could say that after I work out at nights, i take this I dont have to worry about eating and one in the morning (usually left over from night) and gives me a full satisfied feeling



MacMcCabe2's Rating
7/10

Good results from when I tired this but I personally did not enjoy the taste. Didn't mix like I was used too. But overall it fueled my gains.



alistairchern's Rating
10/10

Taste good . Dissolve pretty good with water. Can't beat the price. It's much cheaper than ON's gainer complex , and this gainer even taste better. Overall, it's a really good gainer.



cab1129's Rating
10/10
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This is one of my favorite products from Universal nutrition. It has an amazing price and is really well made. I've tried the chocolate mint, cookies and cream (my favorite by itself) and the chocolate ice cream which was my least favorite of the flavors but still was not bad, it is also the easiest to mix with other things to make a shake. I gained a lot of weight with minimal fat gains while on this. It really helps to get the calories and protein needed.



gonzalesrl's Rating
10/10
Cookies & Cream
10/10

I've tried 2 other weight gainers. One of them was a major competitor of Universal Nutrition. This is hands down the best protein and you definitely get your money's worth. 10lbs bag containing 30 servings for under $50 is a great deal. Compare it to the other gainers and see for yourself, and you won't be disappointed with the taste



erikerodri's Rating
9/10
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This is my favorite mass gainer because it is one of the cheapest and it has a pretty decent profile. Taste could be better, but it is far from bad. The chocolate mint is my favorite. I did get bloated from this but that is expected with these gainers and all of the carbs in them



BAIRES68's Rating
10/10
Chocolate Ice Cream
9/10

The most amazing flavor I've tasted in a protein ever!!! If you are planning on gaining weight this is a great weight gainer .



francois101's Rating
10/10
Cookies & Cream
10/10

This lean gainer is the best one for me. I have a fast metabolism so need gainers to help me gain. And this one help me without extra fat,so I use it for both bulk and cutting. You just need to know how to use it when trying to gain ,and cut.



fragmentater2's Rating
10/10
Cookies & Cream
9/10

Taste is creamy and subtle. Macros are excellent and is an overall great weight gain product!



bstewart121's Rating
10/10
Chocolate Ice Cream
10/10

Overall its a really good product and does what its suppose too. It taste great which is also really important to me and mixes easily. Not pricey either.


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