Carnation Breakfast Essential® Light Start™ Powder Drink Mix is easy, delicious, and nutritious—with 21 vitamins & minerals, 13 g of protein, and 150 calories in each prepared serving.

Key benefits

Balanced Nutritional Drink that's great for breakfast!


Available in Rich Milk Chocolate and Classic French Vanilla flavors!


Just add skim milk!

Less calories* with fiber

*1/3 less calories (150 Calories vs 240 in our original powder). Good source of fiber with 4 g per prepared serving.


21 Vitamins & Minerals to help start the day right (Per Prepared Serving)



13 g of protein per prepared serving to help build & maintain muscle

150 Calories (per prepared serving)
No artificial colors
Low Fat - Low Cholesterol - Kosher

Carnation Breakfast Essentials© Light Start™ products are intended for use by children (ages 4 and up), teens and adults.

Nutritional information*

Serving size: 1 packet (20 g) - Each serving to be mixed with 1 cup skim milk

  • 150


  • 13 g


  • 24 g

    Total Carbs

  • 0.5 g


  • 21

    Vitamins & Minerals

* Carnation Breakfast Essentials® Light Start™ Powder Drink Mix Rich Milk Chocolate Flavor Nutritional Information

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