10 quick and easy snack recipes
Friday, March 31, 2017

10 quick and easy snack recipes

While it’s so easy to grab a hot fresh donut, a tasty packet of chips or a muesli bar when you’re on the go, there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a homemade snack. We’ve collected 10 easy recipes to try from some of our favourite bloggers.

1.Frozen pineapple and coconut sticks from One Handed Cooks

These refreshing ice blocks are as tasty as they are healthy - and the kids wouldn’t even notice. Win-win! You could also try other great frozen fruit combinations such as grapes and watermelon. This one’s dairy-free, egg-free, gluten-free and wheat-free.

2. Traditional weetbix slice from Stay at Home Mum

If you’re on a budget, this delicious slice will only set you back $4 at the supermarket and it’s really easy to bake, too.

3. Cranberry pecan oat bars from My Lovely Little Lunchbox

Jam-packed with bananas, dates, oats, cranberries and coconuts, these sugar-free snacks are good for the waistline and quick to make with the help of a food processor.

4. Hash browns from Planning with Kids

Gluten-free? This one’s perfect for you – it uses rice flour in its ingredients (which you can swap for plain flour if you’re not gluten-free).

5. Pizza muffins from Stay at Home Mum

Pizza in a muffin. What’s there not to love?

6. 5 minute lime and chilli hummus from Not Quite Nigella

Guests arriving any minute? This is a recipe you can whip up in just 5 minutes - and it’s got an tangy twist on the traditional hummus, too.

7. Grilled cheesy leek toast from Donna Hay

You can’t beat a cheesy toastie when it comes to comfort food and this one’s got the added kick of hot English mustard.

8. Cheese and bacon pinwheels from Jamie Oliver

The sun-dried and basil pesto puts an interesting Mediterranean spin on this super quick pastry.

9.Veggie quesadillas from Veggie Smugglers

This is a great recipe if you’d like to prepare a few snacks for the next few days, as you can make the filling ahead of time and store it in your fridge.

10. Spinach, pumpkin and corn pasta muffins from One Handed Cooks

These snacks are great to eat on the run and perfect for the little ones too. You can also freeze them and store them way, too.