Two glasses filled with yogurt and topped with mixed berries

Low-calorie snack recipes

26 Recipes

Discover our healthy, low-calorie snack ideas, perfect as a nutritious pick-me-up. Try popcorn trail mix, vegetable dips and fruity yogurt pots.

Berry yogurt pots

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(3 ratings)

Ever feel peckish between meals during the day? These bio yogurt pots brimming with berries, seeds and nuts make a quick, filling and healthy morning or afternoon snack
  • Easy

Instant frozen berry yogurt

4.583335

(12 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

Almond, raisin & popcorn trail mix

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Store this nut, raisin and popcorn trail mix in an airtight container and grab a handful for a healthy snack when you’re peckish or out and about...
  • 8 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Avocado & strawberry ices

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(0 ratings)

Replace dairy with creamy avocado, full of healthy fat, in these delicious ices and bring out the flavour of strawberries with balsamic vinegar
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Fresh orange lollies

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Use the whole orange for these lollies, rather than just the juice, and with the addition of fresh pear you get extra nutrients. A great healthy treat for summer
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Basil & olive eggs

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Get a boost of protein with eggs stuffed with basil and Kalamata olives. They'd work as a tasty lunch alongside a salad as well as being a healthy vegetarian snack...
  • 13 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Melon with mint & feta

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Combine the flavours of melon, feta and mint in a refreshing summer snack. This is also a great low-calorie starter if you have friends round
  • Easy

Watermelon salsa

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Serve this zingy, refreshing watermelon salsa as a dip or pile on top of cheesy nachos. Deliciously moreish, it makes a lovely, light summer snack
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Sweetcorn beignets

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Serve these crunchy snacks as a canapé with salsa for dipping, or as a side dish with steak or roast chicken. They also make a great brunch dish with eggs, bacon or avocado
  • 35 mins
  • More effort
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Smoky Spanish tomato & garlic dip

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A Spanish tomato dip with smoky paprika and a drizzle of sherry vinegar. A great vegan addition to the picnic platter
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Pitta pocket

5

(2 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

Mini chicken fajitas

5

(4 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

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(4 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

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

High-fibre muesli

5

(10 ratings)

Make your own muesli packed with fibre and great flavour using jumbo oats for slow-release energy, linseed and apricots. An easy, healthy breakfast
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Easy falafels

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(3 ratings)

Pair John Torode's easy falafels with soft flatbreads, well-spiced humous and crunchy pickles for a magnificent meze of a lunch, or a shareable starter...
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Egg & soldiers

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(2 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

Slow cooker bio yogurt

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(1 rating)

You need just two ingredients – milk and live yogurt – to make this bio yogurt, full of gut-friendly probiotics. Mix with fruit, or cereal for breakfast...
  • 17 hours and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Beetroot & mint dip

5

(2 ratings)

A healthy and vibrant dip, flavoured with nigella seeds and cumin to serve with crudites or flatbreads - it works well in lunchboxes too
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Grapefruit, agave & pistachio salad

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(0 ratings)

Fruit salads are quick to whip up and one of the healthiest ways to start the day - sweeten with a sugar alternative
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

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