Whether thanks to that 3PM energy slump or a busy travel schedule, we’ve all succumbed to serious snack cravings. So anticipate those mid-day munchies and make healthy choices ahead of time with these easy vegan snack options – made with fewer (and better) ingredients than any store-bought counterpart.
Roasted Sweet and Salty Chickpeas
Chickpeas: a miracle legume good for more than just hummus. Coat a can of them with an array of spices, then bake in the oven for a crispy, salty and protein-rich snack that just happens to be healthy.
Chocolate Almond Energy Gems
You can now safety turn down that enticing bag of chocolate-covered almonds thanks to these good-for-you energy balls. Made with almonds, dates, rolled oats, vegan dark chocolate and more, it’s a power snack disguised as a sweet treat.
Italian Zucchini Fries
When the savoury snack cravings hit, plan ahead and whip up these healthy panko-crusted baked zucchini fries. Dip them in hummus or your favourite vegan dip for extra tang.
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Sweet Potato Toast with Almond Butter, Banana and Toasted Coconut Chips
Sweet potato toast has staying power. Just try this 6-ingredient almond butter and banana topped version if you don’t believe us. It’s too good to pass up.
Maple Chipotle BBQ Cauliflower Wings
Cauliflower, a veggie so versatile it can pose as pizza crust and tater tots with little protest. Try this 5-ingredient maple chipotle BBQ recipe for a unique flavour profile you’ll want to recreate.
Frozen Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Bark
This addictive vegan chocolate bark has a secret ingredient – and you’ll never guess what it is. It’s what gives this healthy treat its super-power status.
Roasted Spiced Almonds
Sometimes satisfying a snack craving is as simple as a handful of almonds. Instead of buying salted store-bought,season your own with a pinch of salt and a few dashes of cayenne.
Peanut Butter and Banana Oatmeal Smoothie
This vegan peanut butter smoothie is as delicious as it sounds. Made with seven simple ingredients, it’s perfect mid-afternoon or as post-workout fuel.
Grain-Free Paleo Granola
Whip up a big batch of this grain-free granola and snack on it throughout the week. Free from refined sugars and processed ingredients, it’s a guilt-free trail mix that takes a total of 12 minutes to make.
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Roasted Red Pepper Hummus in Cucumber Cups
Veggies and hummus lose their appeal after a short while. Instead of reaching for the crackers, make your own hummus and cucumber cups for a playful alternative. Keep the recipe in your back pocket for last-minute get togethers with friends.
Vegan Strawberry Cheesecake Bites
These scrumptious vegan cheesecake bites are perfect when you’re craving something sweet – especially because they’re in miniature, snack-sized form. Made with raw cashews and coconut, one serving is filling enough!