Hi buddy. Surge Recovery isn't a protein powder in the same vein as Ultimates whey. Surge is hydrolysate and aminos with glucose and other fast-acting carbs to ingest immediately post workout. Other whey powders are either a concentrate or an isolate and meant to be used during the course of a day in order to meet your protein needs for the day. Kinda like Grow!.
For optimal muscular development and recovery, both a quick acting, carb-based protein drink and a slower acting, low to no carb drink are needed. If you're on a tight budget, go for a quality whey and call it done. When you can afford it, throw in the Surge and see how you respond. Good luck.