Health

The 5 Best Healthy Snack Bars That Actually Taste Good

best healthy snack bars

Snack bars are convenient and easy, and they’re easy to stash in your purse or pocket for some on-the-road fuel. Portability and simplicity are key when you are trying to balance a healthy lifestyle with a busy schedule. Unfortunately, some of the snack, power, and protein bars that are marketed as ‘healthy’ options are actually worse for you than regular candy bars.

Here are our picks for the best healthy snack bars in your grocery aisle, based on both taste and nutrition.


1. Best All-Natural Snack Bar: Larabar Banana Bread

Per bar: 230 cal,  11 g fat, 30 g carbs, 20 g sugar,  0 mg sodium, 5 g fiber, 6 g protein

2. Best Nutty Snack Bar: Kind Plus Almond Cashew + Omega-3

Per bar: 180 calories, 10 g fat, 20 g carbs, 0 mg sodium, 13 g sugars, 4 g fiber, 4g protein

3. Best Fruity Bar: Pure Organic Cranberry Orange Bar

Per bar: 190 calories, 8 g fat, 27 g carbs, 19 g sugar, 5 mg sodium, 3 g fiber, 6 g protein

4. Best Healthy Chocolate Bar: Double Chocolate Brownie Balance Bar

Per bar: 200 calories, 7 g fat, 21 g carbs, 17 g sugar, 150 mg sodium, 2 g fiber, 14 g protein

5. Best Protein Bar: Coconut Cashew Quest Bar

Per bar: 170 calories, 6 g fat, 25 g carbs, 1 g sugar, 250 mg sodium, 17 g fiber, 20 g protein


MAKE: The Best Healthy Post-Workout Snacks

When and what to eat after your workouts for max recovery and weight loss.

Click here to read more

How Meditation Can Help You Lose Weight Without Dieting

It's not always about calories. Try this guided meditation to reduce stress and conquer cravings.

Click here to read more

5 Delicious Detox Drink Recipes

Yummy juices that actually help you feel and look better.

Click here to read more

The 5 Best Butt Workouts You Can Do at Home

These free online booty workouts range from short (three minutes) to long and intense (20 minutes).

Click here to read more

Win a $500 Amazon shopping spree

Join Heavy's daily email newsletter to enter to win a $500 Black Friday Shopping Spree on Amazon.
Read the sweepstakes rules here.

Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 863 other followers