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Everyone loves snacking. Snacks are capable of instantly brightening even the worst of days. They’re not just about satisfying hunger, they’re small pleasures that make life a little tastier and more enjoyable. They can be lifesavers in the middle of a busy day; a healthy snack can provide a boost of energy to keep you focused. Smart snacking can prevent hunger pangs that lead to unhealthy choices. Having a small, nutritious snack in between meals helps regulate blood sugar levels, keeping you feeling satisfied and preventing overeating at your next meal.

Here Are 10 Savoury Snacks To Satisfy Your Cravings:

1. Roasted Chana

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Crispy roasted chana (chickpeas) are a nutritional powerhouse. Packed with protein, fibre, and iron, they keep you feeling satisfied and energised, making them perfect for guilt-free snacking. Season them with spices like cumin and paprika for an added kick! This snack is incredibly easy to make and can be prepped and stored for future snacking.

2. Guacamole with Veggie Sticks

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Guacamole made with creamy avocado and mixed with tomatoes, onions, and coriander, pairs perfectly with crunchy carrot and cucumber sticks for a healthy treat. You can also try pairing the dip with nachos or crackers for extra crispness.

3. Hummus and Pita Bread

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Hummus and pita bread is a classic combination that can never go wrong. This protein-rich dip is perfect for sharing with friends and family. For a healthier option, you can swap the pita bread for carrot sticks or slices of bell pepper.

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4. Dhokla

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Dhokla is an all-time favourite Gujarati snack. Its soft and spongy texture melts in your mouth, and it pairs well with chutneys. Additionally, dhokla is vegan and gluten-free, and is also high in protein and low in fat, making it perfect for a light snack on a rainy day or as a guilt-free snack anytime.

5. Popcorn

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Popcorn is a classic snack that is light and airy. It can be seasoned with various toppings like salt, cheese powder, or chilli powder for a flavourful twist.

6. Roasted Makhana

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Also known as fox nuts, makhana is a crunchy and nutritious snack. For extra flavour, roast them with ghee and season with spices like turmeric and black pepper. This snack can also be prepped in advance and stored to satisfy your cravings anytime. Makhana is a good source of protein, fibre and healthy fats. They are low in calories and carbs making them a perfect guilt-free snack.

7. Cheese and Crackers

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Pair your favourite cheese with wholegrain crackers for a cheesy yet healthy snack option. You could also create a charcuterie board by adding fresh fruits, cured meats, and a drizzle of honey for a gourmet snacking experience.

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8. Greek Yogurt with Olives and Herbs

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Top creamy Greek yoghurt with chopped olives, fresh herbs like mint, and a drizzle of olive oil to make a simple yet satisfying protein-filled snack. The creamy yoghurt pairs well with the salty tang of olives and the aromatic herbs, creating a balanced snack.

9.  Deviled Eggs

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Deviled eggs are hard-boiled eggs filled with a creamy yolk mixture that can be topped with various ingredients like mustard, mayonnaise, or herbs.

10. Murmure (Puffed Rice)

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Murmure, also known as puffed rice, is a low-calorie and low-fat snack. You can enjoy it plain for a simple treat or add some flavour with chutneys or spices like chaat masala.

Try out these delicious snacks and satiate your cravings!