Let’s face it, sometimes we all could use a good snack. A little bite that isn’t a meal but satisfies a craving for something sweet or salty, especially when you’re checking out your favorite show or streaming a movie. Of course, popcorn is the standard for when you are watching a flick, but there are so many things to choose from, and we know that it is hard to decide because it was hard for us to pick what to feature when curating this list of best snack foods. But we did the hard work and came up with some of the best snack foods that’ll make you drool.
So the next time you find yourself in need of a bite while working, or something to tide you over until lunch or dinner, reach for our round-up of the best snack foods to buy right now.
1. Mom’s Best Cereals Granola
Crunchy coconut is what you get when you bite into Mom’s Best Cereals Granola. It is one of the best snack foods you can consume as it has no artificial flavors or preservatives and no high fructose corn syrup plus it’s Non-GMO and certified Kosher. Enjoy it mixed into your yogurt with your favorite milk or sprinkle it over your pancakes to help level up your breakfast.
The name says it all here as this snack has an authentic potato flavor. SpudLove is farmer-owned and farmer-grown, so the chips in the bag are straight from the brand’s very own farm. They are cooked in small batches and are organic. They are available in sea salt, sea salt & vinegar, cracked pepper, barbecue, and jalapeño.
3. Flipz Stuff’D
We want to thank whoever came up with the idea to combine sweet and salty flavors. It is the epitome of opposites coming together to create joy, and Flipz STUFF’D has captured that in a delicious way. They are bite-sized pretzel nuggets stuffed with creamy peanut butter and coated in sweet milk chocolate meant to satisfy all your cravings at one time.
4. Harry & David, Cookies & Crème Special Edition Popcorn
Of course, there is no way that we could have done a “best snack” list without including popcorn in some form, and these Cookies & Crème Special Edition Popcorn from Harry & David are awesome. Close your eyes and just imagine chocolate cookie chunks mixed with freshly-popped gourmet popcorn, drizzled with a creamy white confection, and sprinkled with chocolate cookie crumbs. You’re welcome!
5. SkinnyPop Kettle Corn
If you prefer your popcorn on the lighter side, this salty and sweet SkinnyPop Kettle Corn is a sweet treat that is gluten-free and Non-GMO. It also has zero trans fat and is peanut-, tree nut- and preservative-free and is also a good source of fiber.
6. Solely Fruit Jerky
If you love fruit and also love the texture of jerky then Solely Fruit Jerky is the best snack for you. It is made from organic fruit that has been picked at its peak and then made into portable strips. It has no added sugars, no preservatives and no concentrates. It’s available in flavors such as mango, pineapple and banana.
7. Blake’s Seed-Based
Crispy treats can remind you of the joy of childhood, and this iteration from Blake’s Seed-Based in chocolate chips is the grown-up version. It is made without artificial flavorings or the top eight allergens and is gluten-free, peanut-free, tree nut-free, dairy-free, soy-free, egg-free and sesame-free.
8. KIND Bars
Eating a Kind Bar is confusing, especially the dark chocolate cherry chew, because it tastes so sinfully good that it has to be bad, but it isn’t. It contains ingredients such as cashews, cherries, chicory root fiber, almonds, peanuts, raisins, and cranberries. It also includes 4 grams of protein and is high in fiber, with 10g per bar. It is the perfect cure for when you want a chocolate bar. It truly is one of the best snack foods you can buy.
9. Mid-Day Square
Plant-based with 12g of protein and also 8g fiber is what Mid-Day Square treats are all about. They also contain Omega-3 and are made for vegans and are free of gluten, soy, non-GMO, 100% organic, and do not contain any preservatives or artificial ingredients, or flavors. For an extra treat, give the peanut butta a try.
10. Belli Welli
Belli Welli is made by folks with IBS, so they understand the importance of gentle tummy foods. The fudge brownie snack bars are made with almond butter, peppermint, coconut oil, golden flax, ginger, probiotics. These are vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free, and very tummy-friendly.
11. Lundberg Family Farms Organic Rice Cake Minis
Rice Cakes can sometimes taste like eating air, but Lundberg Family Farms organic rice cake minis are flavorful, organic, Non-GMO certified, 100% whole grain, and certified gluten-free. They are available in tasty sea salt, white cheddar, buffalo ranch, apple pie and ginger seaweed.
Aptly named SNACK, these tiny bites are free of grain, gluten and dairy, and are vegan, keto, and paleo friendly. Eat them directly from the package or mix them into your smoothie or yogurt. The banana and cinnamon may be just what you need right now. Enjoy cashews and almonds, and natural sweetness from dried bananas and raisins.
13. Orga Guava Snacks
Sometimes need you an unusual and exotic flavor and that is what you get with Orga guava snacks. You get a mix of guavas, walnuts, almonds & flaxseeds that taste so unique, which makes them one of the best snacks to try.
14. Mary’s Gone Crackers
Mary’s Gone Crackers Classic is a crunchy plant-based snack option for those looking for something that has sustainably sourced ingredients. The Super Seed version has ingredients such as pumpkin seeds, sunflower seeds, and more, and is gluten-free and organic.
15. Blue Diamond XTREMES
Raw almonds are a delicious snack but Blue Diamond XTREMES take them to another spicy level. They are made in three flavors: ghost pepper, Carolina reaper and Cayenne pepper. They are an excellent source of vitamin E and a good source of magnesium and each serving of 28 almonds has 5g of plant protein. They are also Non-GMO, keto-friendly and Kosher Parve Certified.
16. Whisps Cheese Crisps
Whisps Cheese Crisps parmesan are crunchy goodness made with artisanal cheese and baked for a light feel. For the days you are craving cheese but want it to be lactose-free, this snack a great option. They are also low-carb and protein-packed. They are great straight from the bag or added to salads and soups.
17. Barbara’s Cheese Puffs
If you want a crunchy cheesy snack, reach for Barbara’s Original Cheese Puffs. They are made with aged cheddar and blue cheese.
18. Jovial Organic Einkorn Cookies
Who doesn’t love a good cookie? If you are in the mood for something sweet without it being overwhelmingly so, Jovial Organic Einkorn Cookies are what you want. They are crafted by artisanal bakers and are Fair Trade Certified, so your purchase of this snack helps to protect and improve the environment.