8 Healthy Vegan Snacks To Stock Your Cupboard With Right Now
If you follow a vegan or plant-based lifestyle, it can be difficult finding healthy, on-the-go snacks to tide you over between meals. Stock your cupboard with these organic, natural, vegan-friendly snacks so that you've always got something to grab when hunger strikes!
1. Primal Pantry Cocoa Brownie Protein Bar
This delicious, high protein bar from Primal Pantry is just as tasty as it sounds and packs 15g of vegan protein to boost your energy and help you recover quicker after exercise. Featuring only natural ingredients, there are no nasty surprises in this protein chocolate brownie and it's a guilt-free way to curb those chocolate cravings when they inevitably strike!
2. Squirrel Sisters Raspberry Ripple Raw Energy Bar
Together, Gracie and Sophie Tyrrell are the Squirrel Sisters and they create healthy, appetising energy bars which are vegan and gluten-free. These bite-sized raspberry ripple bars are delightfully tangy and will cure any sweet cravings without the guilt! They are low calorie and a source of fibre, as well as featuring acclaimed superfood goji berries which are packed with antioxidants and pack a powerful punch of flavour. Who said vegan food has to be boring?
3. Rude Health Ginger & Turmeric Oaties
Ginger and turmeric are two foods that Sundried have explored recently with regards to their anti-inflammatory properties, making them great flavours for Rude Health to have chosen for their delectable oaties. These satisfying yet moreish biscuits are made with Scottish oats and the ginger gives them an exciting zing while the turmeric keeps them soft and earthy. These palatable aromatic snacks make the perfect grab-and-go vegan treat with minimal ingredients and nothing artificial.
4. Primrose's Kitchen Organic Goji Berries
If you're looking to stock your pantry with exotic, tantalising ingredients, look no further than Primrose's Kitchen. Goji berries are renowned for providing high levels of antioxidants and nutrients as well as boosting your mood and promoting healthy eyes, skin, and hair. Add to your cereal/muesli or eat on their own as a tasty snack to supplement your diet while keeping it interesting.
Primrose's Kitchen pack all their pantry products by hand into a recycled/recyclable bag to reduce waste and help to keep your product fresh. An ethos that Sundried definitely supports!
5. Boost Ball Lemon Drizzle Cake Protein Balls
Boost Ball's protein balls are all made with only 7 natural ingredients and their lemon drizzle cake flavour protein balls are made with rice protein so can be enjoyed by anyone on a vegan or dairy-free diet. Each serving packs nearly 10g of protein and are made with lemon oil to give them an exquisite piquant flavour.
With 3 little balls in each pack, they are perfect as an on-the-go snack whether you're darting about between work meetings or out tackling an endurance activity like a marathon or triathlon.
6. The Protein Ball Co Peanut Butter + Jam Protein Balls
The Protein Ball Co have various different flavours made with different types of protein so that there's something for everyone. From whey and egg white to pea and rice protein, if you're on a free-from diet, you can still enjoy their delicious protein balls. Their peanut butter and jam protein balls are made with vegan protein and are also gluten- and wheat-free so are perfect for those with allergies or a food intolerance.
7. Ape Snacks Thai Chilli Coconut Puffs
Ape Snacks create delicious paleo snacks from coconut, whether it be in the form of curls or their newest creation: coconut puffs. Their Thai chilli coconut puffs will bring you all the flavours of the orient, such as lemon grass, chilli, and of course coconut, in a tasty, crunchy little puff. These inventive snacks are vegan friendly and free from any artificial additives so you can snack happy without any nasty surprises.
8. Mindful Bites Cashew & Baobab Crunchy Bites
Mindful Bites is a company founded on mindfulness and eating mindfully. When you really think about it, encouraging people to change their attitude towards food rather than just 'eat healthy' is an incredible message. This brand sells some amazing nut butters, but their crunchy bites are something really special.
This innovative snack consists of organic nut butter stuffed in biscuit pieces, making them the perfect nutrient-dense snack for pre- and post-workout, snacking on the go, or when travelling. The texture of crunchy on the outside while being smooth and creamy on the inside is truly indulgent and exciting and show that vegan food doesn't have to be tasteless and boring!