Pitta pocket

Healthy snack recipes

20 Recipes

Dips, muffins and much more.

Pitta pocket

0

(0 ratings)

A low-fat, healthy snack with chicken, tomatoes and cucumber under 150 calories, and it takes just minutes to prepare
  • 2 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Egg & soldiers

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(0 ratings)

We love this spin on the traditional using asparagus soldiers for your dippy egg - a great low-fat, gluten-free snack or light lunch, just over 100 calories
  • 7 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Mini chicken fajitas

5

(2 ratings)

These Mexican inspired party nibbles are filled with spicy chipotle chicken and peppers - make ahead for fuss-free entertaining
  • 43 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Indian oven chips

5

(2 ratings)

Spice up potato wedges with turmeric, ginger, garlic and fennel seeds for an Indian-inspired side dish - perfect to share with friends
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Melon & crunchy bran pots

4.604165

(12 ratings)

Not just for breakfast, this healthy pot of yoghurt, fruit and seeds is a real mid-afternoon hunger booster and ready in 10 minutes
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Pepper & walnut houmous with veggie dippers

0

(0 ratings)

Pack in the vegetables with this quick-to-make dip blitzed with sweet roasted red peppers and served with courgette, celery and carrot batons
  • 16 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Lighter Scotch eggs

5

(1 rating)

The picnic classic gets a healthy makeover - two thirds of the fat is knocked off by using lentils and lean pork and baking instead of frying
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Dukkah-crusted squash wedges

4.375

(2 ratings)

Coat chunky wedges of squash in a crispy, spicy coating of hazelnuts, coriander seeds, sesame seeds and cumin and oven bake until tender
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Spinach & sweet potato tortilla

3.75

(5 ratings)

Sweet potato adds a different flavour to this healthy Spanish-inspired tortilla. It's perfect to prepare ahead of a tapas night.
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Lemon & coriander houmous

4.25

(21 ratings)

Houmous is so easy to make and beats shop-bought every time. Try it with vegetable crudités in your packed lunch
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Carrot & houmous roll-ups

4.125

(8 ratings)

Roll-up, roll-up - snaffle something superhealthy in a flash with these vegetarian wraps
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Smoky chipotle pepper salsa

4.75

(8 ratings)

Take a little pot of salsa in your lunchbox to enjoy with vegetable crudités, tortilla chips or pitta bread
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Instant frozen berry yogurt

4.545455

(11 ratings)

Three ingredients and two minutes is all you need to whip up this low-fat, low-calorie yogurt, which is ideal for eating after exercise
  • 2 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Harissa sweet potato wedges

4.295455

(11 ratings)

Sweet potato chips make a healthy, high-fibre alternative to traditional chips, but taste just as good (if not better!)
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Spiced pea & potato rolls

4.326925

(13 ratings)

A superhealthy vegetarian dish that makes the most of your storecupboard staples
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Fruity coconut creams

4.52381

(21 ratings)

A quick low-fat pud that's easy to made and easy to adapt
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Fruitburst muffins

3.957315

(41 ratings)

Blueberries, cranberries, raisins and apricots in a low-fat breakfast muffin.
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

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