Not everyone loves eating those fried potato chips as snacks in the evening. If you are a fitness-conscious person, you probably like to take healthy snacks with a cup of tea or coffee. Whether you prefer a snack that’s crunchy or something that instantly dissolves in your mouth, these best healthy snacks will satisfy all those cravings.
No-Bake Almond Butter & Oats Balls
These almond-butter balls made with rolled oats, almond butter, and honey are a great protein snack. These butter balls are vegan and also perfect for people with gluten-intolerance.
1 cup quick-cooking oats (gluten-free)
1/2 cup unsalted almond butter
1/3 cup honey
Take a bowl and mix honey, almond butter, and oats. You can also process oats in a blender for a few seconds before combining them with butter mixture. Roll the buttery oat mixture into small balls and refrigerate the balls until firm.
Sweet Chocolate Bark
This dark chocolate bark loaded with nuts, coconut flakes, cherries, and other healthy ingredients is extremely delicious and satisfying. You can add salted pretzels if you desire.
1/4 cup dried cherries
12 oz. dark chocolate chips
3/4 cup coconut flakes (unsweetened)
1/4 cup chopped pistachios (unsalted)
Melt the dark chocolate in a saucepan and then combine it with chopped pistachios, coconut flakes, and dried cherries. If you are using pretzels, chop them before sprinkling over the chocolate mixture. Refrigerate or freeze the chocolate mixture on a flat dish before breaking it into the bark.
No-Bake Pistachio Oat Squares
If you love pistachios, these pistachio oat bars are one of the best healthy snacks for you. These no-bake squares are ideal as office snacks or as treats for your kids.
3/4 cup chopped pistachios
1 cup unsweetened coconut flakes
1/3 cup honey
3/4 cup oats
1 Tsp. vanilla
1/2 Tsp. cinnamon powder
3/4 cup almond butter
2 Tsp. cardamom
A pinch of salt
Take oats, pistachios, and unsweetened coconut flakes in a saucepan and cook until oats are brown. Cool this mixture and then combine it with the mixture of honey, vanilla, butter, and spices. Press this pistachio mixture on a lined loaf pan and refrigerate. Once the mixture is firm, slice it into bars.
Chickpeas are as healthy as any other protein-rich snack. Roast the chickpeas and season them with oregano, cumin, and chili powder before enjoying them as snacks.
2 cups of chickpeas (canned)
1/2 Tsp. salt (or to your taste)
3/4 Tsp. ground chili
1 Tbsp. oil
3/4 Tsp. oregano powder
1/4 Tsp. cumin powder
Preheat your conventional oven to 320 degrees. Take chickpeas on a baking tray and let them dry in the oven for 5-7 minutes. Now take them out, toss them will oil, and bake until crisp. Season the roasted chickpeas with salt and other seasonings.
Healthy Avocado Chips
Avocado chips are a healthy alternative to those processed potato chips and other snacks. These cheesy and subtly spicy avocado chips can be easily prepared in the oven.
3/4 Tsp. Italian herb seasoning
1 ripe avocado
1/2 cup Parmesan cheese (grated)
1/4 Tsp. ground garlic
Kosher salt and black pepper
Mash avocado in a bowl and combine it with cheese and seasonings. You can also add some lemon juice to this avocado mixture. Spread this avocado mixture on a lined baking dish/tray using a scoop. Make sure to leave some space between every scoop. The last step is to bake the avocado chips until crisp, for 32-34 minutes.
These are some of the best healthy snacks of all time. Enjoy the goodness of these snacks by trying them right today!