9 vegan snacks to crush your afternoon cravings
It’s 3pm, you’re lacking energy, and are trawling the office cupboards looking for a snack. Don’t worry, we’ve got your cravings covered with these filling and delicious vegan snacks.
Upside: High in fibre and containing absolutely nothing artificial, these filling oat bars make the perfect afternoon snack to get you through to supper time and also keep your tastebuds happy.
Downside: With a few flavours to choose from including apple and cinnamon, and cacao and orange these's no downside to these vegan-friendly snacks.
Upside: These organic chickpea puffs, available in a variety of flavours including Chilli Haze and In Herbs We Trust, are only 90 kcal per serving, dairy and gluten-free, high in fibre, and source of protein. Pass the peas please!
Downside: Caution. Highly addictive!
Upside: Made with gluten-free oat flour and superfood coconut oil one 24g bag of these delicious little biscuits is enough to curb the cravings of anyone with a sweet tooth.
Downside: These bickies are currently only available in delicious chocolate and hazelnut, and invigorating lemon and ginger. We'd love to have a couple more flavours to choose from.
Upside: These tasty little kernals are high in fibre, low in sugar and gluten free. Their satisfying crunch makes them perfect for an savoury snack lover.
Downside: At only £1.29 a bag, we just can't fault this vegan snack!
Upside: If you're in need of an energy boost, reach for a Raw Pulsin bar. Packed full of healthy ingredients like maca and goji berries each of the bars are free from refined sugars, meaning no energy crashes and zero post-snack guilt.
Downside: They're so tasty, we wish they were bigger!
Upside: Made using only 6 natural ingredients these plant-based energy balls will give you the boost you need to get through to the end of the day.
Downside: With 6 balls per pack, this is a snack to savour. No complaints here.
Upside: Made from spelt, sunflower seeds or quinoa these superfood snacks are a great source of fibre.
Downside: The easy cheesy flavour is made using vegan cheese! What more could you ask for from a snack?
Upside: Whilst the high concentration of pea protein in these bars will leave you feeling full, you can be sure of no dreaded bloat - the gut-friendly ingredients like plant-based prebiotic, inulin are proven to aid digestive health, calcium absorption and weight management.
Downside: We really can't find one. They even come in three fabulous flavours: Almond Butter & Oat, Crunchy Brownie, and Salted Caramel & Maca!