We all snacks for various different reasons. Some snacks to stave off hunger just enough to last until meal time, some snacks for dietary purposes, some snacks out of stress but other times, we snack just because we feel like it. But hey, we're not judging! We're here for you. What we're not here for, are those typical crackers, chips or granola bars you've got stashed inside your drawer.
Don't settle for boring snacks! Amp up your snacks with these options:
Snacking can also be an effective way to fit extra nutrients into your diet. Dried fruits are highly nutritious as they contain more fiber than the same-sized serving of their fresh counterparts. They have no fat, cholesterol or sodium and have a long shelf life. They also take up little shelf space and they're a great option for people who cant have nuts!
Popcorn makes for the perfect afternoon snacks. On its own, without any added sugar or salt, popcorn makes nutritious, healthful snacks. Nowadays, popcorns has been reinvented with many game-changing flavours to cater to popcorn connoisseurs. From something sweet to something salty, these crunchy flavored popcorn can definitely satisfy your cravings.
When you're craving for something sweet, you can't go wrong with chocolates! Chocolates is good to manage your stress level and lets face it, they're the ultimate guilty pleasures. We crave for chocolates because they taste sweet and wonderful and they too, come in various flavour. While it's good to indulge from time to time, always remember to eat in moderation.
In a mood for Japanese snacks? Now these rice crackers is a great all-rounder. Sweetened with a balance of soy sauce and sugar coating, they make a great alternative snack for those bland crackers if you prefer something light and want to watch your health. You can also opt for these ever so popular hello panda biscuits; a small hollow shortbread layer filled with assorted creamy flavours. Sinful but worth every bite!
Murukkus are known as a staple snacks that everyone enjoy during festivities but has since became a steady everyday snacks we basically can't live without. Made from a crunchy blend of multigrain Murukku, cashews and soya crisps infused with a blend of natural spices, these light, crispy texture makes them a savoury substitutes for chips. You can always count on these snacks to spice your day up.