Essential AMIN.O. Energy™ - Iced Caramel MacchiatoIced Caramel Macchiato | GNC

Optimum Nutrition Essential AMIN.O Energy™ Cafe Series


Item # 352425
Note: This product cannot be sold in Canada

Product Information



Cafe Series
  • Coffee House Style Flavor
  • Anytime Energy & Focus*
  • Muscle Recovery*
Supports Anytime Energy & Muscle Recovery*
Caffeine from Natural Sources including Colombian Coffee Powder
Micronized Free Form Amino Acids For Faster Absorption*


Nutrition Facts
Serving Size  2 Scoops
Servings Per Container  30

Amount Per Serving     % DV

Calories 10  

Total Carbohydrate 2g   1%

Amino Blend  5 g   **
   Micronized Taurine   **
   Micronized L-Glutamine   **
   Micronized L-Arginine   **
   Micronized L-Leucine   **
   CarnoSyn ® Beta-Alanine   **
   Micronized Citrulline   **
   Micronized L-Isoleucine   **
   Micronized L-Valine   **
   Micronized L-Methionine   **
Energy Blend  160 mg   **
   Caffeine (from Green Tea)   **
   Green Coffee Extract   **

** Daily Value (DV) not established.
Other Ingredients
Natural & Artificial Flavors, Sunflower Powder, Colombian Coffee Powder, Gum Blend (Cellulose Gum, Xanthan Gum, Carrageenan), Salt, Silicon Dioxide, Calcium Silicate , Citric Acid, Caffeine (from Tea and/or Coffee Bean), Inulin (Frutafit®IQ), Sucralose, Malic Acid, Cocoa (Processed with Alkali), Lecithin, Acesulfame Potassium
Contains: Milk and Soy.
Product produced in facility and equipment that also produce tree nuts, dairy and soy.
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How To Use

Mix 2 scoops into 10 fl oz ice cold water or milk anytime you want to enjoy cafe-inspired flavor with a burst of energy and recovery support.* Not recommended for preparation with or with a consumption as a hot beverage. DO NOT EXCEED 6 SCOOPS WITHIN A 4 HOUR PERIOD, OR 10 SCOOPS WITHIN ANY 24 HOUR PERIOD
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. Check with a qualified health care professional before taking this product if you are pregnant or nursing a baby, under 18 years of age, have any known or suspected medical conditions, and/or if you are taking any prescription or OTC medications. PHENYLKETONURICS: CONTAINS PHENYLALANINE.
Store tightly closed in a cool, dry place.
Manufactured by Optimum Nutrition, Inc.
3500 Lacey Road, Suite 1200, Downers Grove, IL 60515


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Amino Energy
I love the Amino Energy coffee house flavor. You can mix with just plain water and it taste just like coffee. It gives me the energy that I need to get thru my workout at the gym.
April 18, 2019
2 months ago
Has corn syrup in it.
April 2, 2019
9 months ago
Tastes like coffee
Better with milk than water. Good flavor.
March 21, 2019
2 months ago
Great taste, add a scoop to my coffee every morning.
Mix with a shake for snack too.
March 18, 2019
2 months ago
Not what I expected
So I love amino energy and was excited to try this..not my fav. It seems to me to thicken like a syrup over 10 min...I love the grape..that's my go to for sure...I did try watermelon ad's thickens a bit too...smells great..I'm just picky with texture..
January 1, 2019
5 months ago
Just ok BCAA'S
The taste was not as I had hoped for. I like it to be sweeter but I'll still use it.
June 26, 2018
11 months ago
So good!
I have replaced my morning coffee with these and the change is soooo good! I have tried the Caramel Machiato and Sweet Mint Tea and both are fantastic hot or iced!
June 14, 2018
1 year ago
Good taste
June 9, 2018
1 year ago
Tastes amazing
It taste really good, I only needed 2 scoops.
June 9, 2018
Not a lot of flavor. I was expecting this to taste better.
May 31, 2018
1 year ago
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WHY not drink in a Hot beverage, like coffee ??
A shopper on Jun 21, 2016
BEST ANSWER: You totally can. I mix this with my hot coffee all the time—makes it like, super coffee
Can you add this to a protein smoothie/shake?
Carol H on Mar 23, 2019
BEST ANSWER: Yes. I add protein powder and ice often. Also I add mint flavor and protein to the mocha flavor. Have never added fruit cause it would change the flavor Too much.