The 10 Best Healthy Snacks

Make healthy snacking enjoyable again with the 10 best healthy snacks guaranteed to satisfy any craving.

When you think of healthy snacks, you may imagine a plate full of carrot sticks or a handful of nuts and seeds.

However, healthy snacks do not have to be boring and tasteless, but can actually be both satisfying and indulgent.

To help you make healthy snacking choices, we’ve reviewed the 10 best healthy snacks to help satisfy any craving.

 

  • Popchips
    Popchips

    Price: £0.75

    Why we love it:Popchips are so unbelievably tasty, we could hardly believe that they were actually good for you. If you love crisps but are also health conscious, you need to give these a try – they’re so good you’ll never be tempted by normal crisps again.

    Popchips are the healthy alternative to crisps, boasting celebrity fans including Katy Perry and Heidi Klum.

    Popchips are never fried or baked but instead popped using heat and pressure to create the healthy snack.

    Popchips still retain the crunchiness you want from a crisp but without all the grease as they contain less than half the fat of fried crisps and less than 100 calories a bag.

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  • The Primal Pantry
    The Primal Pantry

    Price: £1.11

    Why we love It: With The Primal Pantry bars you can literally taste every ingredient you're eating. Naturally sweet with no refined sugars or preservatives, The Primal Pantry bars definitely satisfy a sweet craving.

    The Primal Pantry bars are gluten, grain and dairy free as well as paleo and vegan friendly.

    Each bar contains ingredients which are rich in important nutrients that provide a source of natural energy and protein.

    The Primal Pantry bars are made with 100% whole food ingredients, with only 6 natural ingredients per bar to ensure you know and can taste everything you’re eating.

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  • Nairn’s
    Nairn’s

    Price: £1.29

    Why we love it: Unlike some other oatcakes that taste like cardboard, Nairn's are so delicious and oaty, you almost feel guilty because it tastes like you're just eating a biscuit. Nairn's are really satisfying as they taste a bit like a hobnob but without the guilt.

    Nairn’s have been baking oatcakes since 1896 and only use wholegrain oats to create the best quality oatcakes.

    Oats make for the perfect snack because they are high in fibre and contain complex carbohydrates, so are perfect fuel for the body as they provide slow-releasing energy.

    Nairn’s do not contain any artificial colourings, flavours, preservatives or sweeteners so they really are a healthy and wholesome treat.

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  • Yushoi Snapea Rice Sticks
    Yushoi Snapea Rice Sticks

    Price: £0.79

    Why we love it: If you're one of the many health-conscious consumers who likes to snack on sugar snap peas, these are an absolute delight. The peas make for a lighter, more unusual flavour that is a nice change to the average potato crisp.

    Yushoi Snapea Rice Sticks are unlike any other crisp-like snack as they are made mainly from green peas.

    Yushoi Snapea Rice Sticks are an all-rounder healthy snack as they are high in fibre, a source of protein, suitable for vegans and have no artificial colours, flavours or MSG.

    At no more than 96 calories per serving, Yushoi Snapea Rice Sticks will not only leave your conscience clear but will also satisfy a savoury craving. I couldn’t recommend trying these more.

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  •  Ombar
    Ombar

    Price: £1.95

    Why we love it: Ombar chocolate is perfectly smooth and creamy; exactly what you want from a chocolate bar. Be careful though, Ombar is dangerously moreish.

    Ombar is a chocolate like no other. Made using 100% organic, raw cacao, Ombar preserves naturally occurring antioxidants which help to make you feel good, making this chocolate a healthy alternative to your average chocolate bar.

    Ombar is organic, gluten and dairy free and only contains natural ingredients so there is none of the refined sugar or preservatives you’d find in other chocolate bars.

    Ombar is even vegan-friendly which is an added bonus.

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  • Sanchi Tamari Rice Crackers
    Sanchi Tamari Rice Crackers

    Price: £2.07

    Why we love it: You can really taste the tamari flavour in these rice crackers and if you like the salty flavour of soy sauce, these are a perfect crunchy treat.

    Sanchi Tamari rice crackers are a Japanese snack that are first steamed and then baked to offer a crunchy cracker like no other.

    Tamari rice crackers are made with tamari which is a Japanese form of soy sauce – it’s darker in colour and richer in flavour than the common Chinese soy sauce we’re used to.

    With no preservatives, artificial flavours or colours, these crackers are definitely worth a try.

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  •  Lizi’s Go Go Granola
    Lizi’s Go Go Granola

    Price: £11.26

    Why we love it: Lizi's Go Go Granola is so sweet, you’d think it’s packed with sugar and other nasties but it actually contains all natural ingredients. It’s unbelievably satisfying but also quite addictive which makes the 20g shot packets great for ensuring you don't go overboard. 

    If you’re a busy, health conscious consumer, Lizi’s Go Go Granola is the perfect on-the-go snack to keep you fueled throughout the day.

    The handy 20g shot packs contain no more than 100 calories and are packed full of healthy, high fibre granola made purely from natural ingredients.

    Lizi’s granola is the first brand to test glycemic load meaning that all Go Go Granola will not spike blood sugar levels too much and will provide slow release energy, ensuring you feel fuller for longer.

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  • Seaveg Crispies
    Seaveg Crispies

    Price: £0.97

    Why we love it: Seaveg Crispies are a savoury delight. They tastes like salty seaweed so if you enjoy the flavour of sushi these are definitely for you. 

    Seaveg Crispies are made from just 4 simple ingredients: nori grown in the clear waters off the coast of Korea, unrefined sea salt and organic sesame and rapeseed oil meaning there are no added nasties like additives or preservatives – just pure ingredients.

    Seaveg Crispies are baked at very high temperatures for just a few seconds to create this light, crispy and nutritious snack.

    Seaveg Crispies are high in fibre and are unbelievably healthy, containing only 28 calories a pack.

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  •  Graze
    Graze

    Price: £1.20

    Why we love it: All Graze products are really tasty and satisfying, and their perfectly sized portions ensure you don't overindulge but are left satisfied.

    Graze are all about making snacking healthy which is why all of their products use the finest ingredients and are free from artificial flavours, colours and preservatives.

    Graze recreate all your favourite treats and flavours but with ingredients that provide a much healthier alternative.

    The Punchy Protein nuts should be a particular favourite for protein lovers or those who want to get more protein into their diet as they contain a whopping 7g of protein per serving.

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  • Kettle Bites
    Kettle Bites

    Price: £1.89

    Why we love it: Kettle Bites taste just like crisps and have the same satisfying crunch. The lentil curls are a particular favourite and offer a great source of fibre.

    Kettle Bites are the healthy alternative to the much loved Kettle Crisps, containing 50% less fat than standard crisps and less than 100 calories a bag.

    Kettle Bites come as either wholegrain waves or lentil curls, both of which contain no artificial colours, flavours, preservatives or MSG and so really are the perfect guilt-free healthy snack.

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