Vegan snack ideas on a budget!
Becoming vegan is a beautiful and satisfying accomplishment but it can be hard to find snack ideas. If you have recently become vegan it can be hard to find vegan approved snacks to satisfy those potato chip cravings or those afternoon sweet tooth desires.
There are plenty of snack ideas that will help to keep your energy levels up and satisfy those annoying cravings you didn’t think you could please on the vegan diet.
Check out these quick, easy and affordable vegan snack ideas:
Quick trail mix
Goji berries can be added to your trail mix to give you the sweetness you may be craving. Goji berries are full of vitamins and antioxidants and are perfect for a quick snack on the go.
By mixing a handful of goji berries and handful of almonds with a few tbsp of vegan chocolate chips you can have your very own homemade trail mix to satisfy even the strongest sweet tooth cravings.
You don’t have to stick to this combination you can add what you like. Just add your favourite ingredients to a container give it a quick mix and you’re ready to go.
- Coconut flakes
- Vegan approved chocolate
- Sunflower and pumpkin seeds
- Dried apricot, blueberries, cherries and chopped mangoes
- Walnuts, hazelnuts, cashews and pecan nuts
Yummy fat balls are easy to create and will most certainly stop those tummy grumbles. Blend a wet ingredient such as coconut oil, or coconut butter with some seeds, dried fruit and vegan safe crushed biscuits. Mix together and roll into balls and store in an airtight container for up to a week.
Peanut butter and fruit crackers
Grab some vegan crackers which can be used as a base for various toppings. Peanut butter can be added with some fresh fruit like bananas or strawberries for a quick snack on the go.
Tortilla roll up snacks
Grab a fresh tortilla and spread some tahini or almond butter over it and then layer with some fresh fruit like sliced apples, bananas and strawberries and roll it up and taste the sensation. This snack is filling and perfect for any budget.
No, we don’t mean salt and vinegar chips or French fries’ chips we mean vegan potato chips that can be made from so many different ingredients. When you are craving something salty try some beet chips or sweet potato chips. Toss the chips into some vegan safe oil of your choice sprinkle with some herbs or salt and place on an oven tray and cook until crispy and crunchy.
How does avocado, lime, sea salt and sriracha sound? Cut and avocado in half remove the seed drizzle over fresh lime juice and squirt of sriracha and sprinkle with a little sea salt and enjoyed with your favourite tea.
Smoothies are an easy snack full of nutrition and can be had on the go. You can add any combination you like. Blend some almond milk with some berries and bananas to fill the nagging spot in your belly. If you are looking for a more filling snack add some protein powder and flax seeds or peanut butter to your smoothie.
People tend to think eating healthy is expensive but today we just proved that there are plenty of vegan snack ideas that are loaded with nutrition and work with any budget you may have.
There is no need to worry about the vegan diet and how you are going to deal with your chocolate cravings, or the potato chip cravings these healthy snack ideas have got you covered.