Carnation Breakfast Essential® Light Start® Nutritional Drink Mix is easy, delicious, and nutrient-packed with 21 vitamins & minerals, 13 g of protein, and 150 calories in each prepared serving.

Key benefits

Balanced Nutritional Drink Mix that's great for breakfast!


Available in Rich Milk Chocolate and Classic French Vanilla flavors!


Just add skim milk!

Less calories* 

*1/3 less calories (150 Calories vs 220 in our original powder). 

Key Nutrients

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 flavors or colors

Carnation Breakfast Essentials© Light Start© products for ages 4 years and older.

Nutritional Information*

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

  • 150


  • 13 g


  • 23 g

    Total Carbs

  • 1 g


  • 21

    Vitamins & Minerals

* Carnation Breakfast Essentials® Light Start® Nutritional Drink Mix Rich Milk Chocolate Flavor. Nutritional Information varies by flavor.

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