Snacks High in Protein are not always a satisfying bite. I have been on the lookout for some savory and sweet Snacks not only High in Protein, but low in Calories. Each and every day, while I blog, I always get a snacking hunger that I must fulfill. I believe I have made a fabulous list of 7 insanely addictive Snacks High in Protein. Hope you enjoy then…
1. Bumpy Peanut Butter Nuggets
46 Calories and 2 Grams of Protein
You’re bound to love these Bumpy Peanut Butter Nuggets on the go. A Perfect snack while you’re on the run, or to savor while you snuggled up on the couch. Nothing like a simple indulgence made healthy. Check out the recipe here.
2. Strawberry & Cream Cheese Sandwiches
128 Calories and 4 Grams of Protein
Smooth, Creamy and Sweet; does it get any better? You could amp up the Fiber and Protein but changing the Bread to something with more grains. Extremely low in calories but sure to please your snacking tummy. Check out the recipe here.
3. Sesame Almond Energy Balls
4. Baked Oatmeal Snack Bars
170 Calories and 5 Grams of Protein
Walnuts, Sunflower, Pumpkin, Flax and Sesame Seeds… This might even have the same effect on you as Spinach has to Popeye. These snack bars will have you running a marathon in no time flat. That or watching a marathon of Sex and the City episodes with a perfectly satisfying snack. Check out the recipe here.
5. Greek Yogurt Peanut Butter Dip
123 Calories and 6.7 Grams of Protein
Greek Yogurt has got to be one of my favorite indulgences; especially when I sprinkle it with Brown Sugar and toss in some Chocolate Chips. Defeating the purpose all together of a low calorie, high protein Snack, here is a BETTER alternative. Check out the recipe here.
6. Sweet & Spicy Pumpkin Seeds
220 Calories and 8.5 Grams of Protein
Spooky Holiday Treat turned All Year Snack. Roasted Pumpkins Seeds, next to Greek Yogurt have a special place in my heart. This sweet and savory pumpkin seed recipe is no different. So high in Protein, I even bet you could cut down the calories by using an alternative to butter. Check out the recipe here.
7. Roasted Chickpeas
I honestly think that the real way to please snack craving is in the crunch. The bigger the crunch the more satisfying. These Roasted Chickpea’s are exactly what a snacking tummy desires. Seasoned perfectly and perfect size to pop in your mouth just like a chip…. Does it get much better than the Roasted Chickpea? Check out the recipe here.
I just might have to make each one of these High Protein Snacks before I deem it as my absolute favorite. But I will go out on the limb by saying I’d bet the Sweet & Spicy Pumpkin Seeds will have my healthy heart. What’s your favorite Snacks High in Protein?