16 of the healthiest snacks on Amazon

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There’s nothing more difficult than the quest to eat healthy when you’re tired of everything in your fridge. Luckily, there are plenty of shelf-stable products available on Amazon that will be at your doorstep within a week or so. Even if shipping times are somewhat delayed during the pandemic, these brands are working tirelessly to make sure you can have your nutritional fix when you need it. From protein bars to vegan granola and so much more, stock up on these 17 healthy snack options from Amazon. 

R.E.D.D. Protein Bars

Not only are these plant-based grab-and-go bars gluten and dairy-free, but they have a landslide of other surprising, yet beneficial ingredients. Like what? Pre- and probiotics, adaptogenic mushrooms, acai powder and turmeric. They’re tasty and they give you the kick of protein you need to make it through another workday.

Core & Rind Smoky Cashew Cheese Sauce

Truth: you love cheese. Also true: it doesn’t love you back (sorry). For those who do not consume dairy for dietary reasons or by choice, this creamy vegan solution will win you over. It’s packed with cashews, spices and other plant-based ingredients, creating a gluten, soy, preservative and additive-free snack you’ll love.

Alter Eco Superdark Truffles

Chocolate can be helpful for memory and attention—especially when it isn’t smothered in added sugars it doesn’t need. For a ‘I got through another Zoom video’ celebration, pop one of these truffles. Made with  fruity (and mouthwatering) Dominican Republic 80-percent cocoa, these sweet bites only have three grams of sugar each. 

Outer Aisle Sandwich Thins 

If you’re trying to cut back on carbs at home, you’ll probably go through a period where the only thing you want is a sandwich. Rather than giving into the temptation, try this delicious alternative for a mid-afternoon snack. Made of fresh cauliflower, cage-free eggs, parmesan cheese and nutritional yeast, you can top these with veggies for a NOM-tastic treat. As a bonus, these are gluten-free, low-carb and non-GMO.

HIPPEAS

Trust you, won’t believe these addicting puffs are made of chickpeas! Vegan and gluten-free, pick from flavors like white cheddar, nacho vibes, himilayian happiness, sriracha sunrise and others for a healthy snack that adds lots of crunch—but not unnecessary calories. 

Joolies Snack Pack 

As anyone who has ever tried it knows, ignoring your sugar tooth is no easy task. What many find helpful is the ability to turn to a snack that offers natural sugars, like dates. These three-pack snack packs can come to your rescue by also offering fiber, magnesium and potassium, too. 

RIND Snacks Variety Pack 

No dehydrator? No problem. Instead, buy these shelf-stable skin-on superfruit snacks. They are—quite literally—made of fruit. That’s it! Choose from straw-peary, orchard blends, tangy kiwi and more. As a naturally vegan, non-GMO, kosher, gluten-free, sulfite-free and totally sun-dried pick-me-up, you’ll get the best of mother nature in a three-ounce bag. 

Kodiak Cakes On The Go Cups

You’re not only managing your gig but your kid’s schooling and your own sanity (most days, anyway). While having endless time to cook inventive meals would be great, you’re often running late 24/7. That’s why this variety of breakfast and snack bowls will come in handy when you need them. They’re packed with protein but free of GMO, and feature flavors like flapjack, muffins, brownie, cornbread and oatmeal.

Fiddyment Farms Unsalted Pistachios

Believe it or not, these small nuts have as much potassium as a banana and as much protein as an egg. As an additional perk, they have all nine of the essential amino acids and they’re one of the five plant-based complete proteins. Talk about a ton of nutritional bang per serving!

KOS Show Me the Greens

Nope, this isn’t exactly a snack, per se. But rather, a scoop that can go a long way to boost your immune system. Add to your water or to freshly squeezed juice to start your day with wheatgrass, kale, broccoli, cabbage, green bell peppers, apples and other veggies. Unlike other supergreen formulas, this one packs very little sugar, making it optimal for a balanced diet, too. 

Kalahari Biltong

In South Africa, biltong is a beloved snack for day-to-day activities, going on a safari or even lounging by the beach. Unlike jerky that’s cooked and heated for hours, biltong is air-dried for two to three weeks. This company is founded by a South African native, and they offer a thinly sliced product made with only six ingredients. Get this: each bag has 32 grams of protein and has no sugar or carbs. 

Siete Grain Free Tortilla Chips

Slice open an avocado, squeeze some line and sprinkle some salt, as you rip open this bag of grain-free tortilla chips. More addicting with each bite, these are made with cassava flour, avocado oil, and are a paleo, vegan and gluten-free snack. Pick your poison in terms of flavor—from sea salt, lime and nacho to ranch, chipotle BBQ and more. 

Seven Sundays Grain Free Rise & Shine Banana Berry Muesli 

Not only are these grain and gluten-free, but this yummy cereal is also free of sugar and oil. The sweetness in your spoon comes completely from real fruits, as well as almonds, super seeds and coconut. Going a step further, this brand only sources their ingredients from sustainable farmers as close to home as possible.

Kate’s Real Food Snack Bites

Um, yum! These little goodies are great on top of oatmeal, yogurt or on their own. With fun flavors like peanut butter and chocolate or dark chocolate and almond, these can fulfill your hankering for something sweet while also offering a punch of energy. For those who are following a specific eating lifestyle, you’ll appreciate they are USDA-organic certified, gluten-free and only sweetened with organic honey.

Toufayan Bakery Gluten Free Pita Chips

Served best with homemade hummus, these gluten-free pita chips are crispy, salty and yummy. Because they are vegan and GMO-free, you don’t have to feel guilty about having a handful on the go, with your lunch or anytime the craving strikes. 

LesserEvil Himalayan Pink Salt Organic Popcorn

Popcorn fans rejoice! This good-for-you brand only has three ingredients: organic popcorn, organic extra-virgin coconut oil and Himalayan salt. That’s it! Because it’s not processed with vegetable oils, it features 60 percent less fat, 40 percent more fiber and 26 percent fewer calories than your go-to popcorn. Yum!

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