Chicken strips with cucumber and chilli sauce pot

Low-carb snack recipes

30 Recipes

Tuck into our selection of low-carb snacks for a light bite. Choose from low-calorie fruit and veg snacks, chicken strips, salads, stuffed eggs and more...

109 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Keep these nutty chicken satay strips in the fridge for a healthy choice when you're peckish. The chicken is served with cucumber and sweet chilli sauce

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
7 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Combine chickpeas and aubergine with garlic and cumin for these tasty, healthy vegan canapés. Everyone will love them served with our harissa yogurt

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
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5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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
Gluten-free
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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
Gluten-free
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Forget calorie-laden party nibbles, these curried fishcake bites are a healthy, low-fat, low-calorie yet flavourful snack to serve at a celebration

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
12 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Turn a one-egg omelette into a wrap and slather on some salsa for a low-carb alternative to a flatbread or sandwich. A quick and easy vegetarian snack

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

After a tasty, healthy snack or a starter for entertaining? This avocado dish contributes two of your five-a-day and takes mere minutes to prepare

5 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
4 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Make these nifty wraps with avocado mayo as a great low-carb, high-protein lunch. They're packed with omega-3-rich tuna and boast three of your five-a-day

17 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Are you entertaining? Double up on party nibbles using eggs that are stuffed with either salmon and dill, or a chorizo crumb. They're tasty and healthy too

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
7 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Savour the spicy Indian-tinged flavours of this fresh and light salad

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Solo salads for a casual help-yourself party

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
17 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

These simple canapés can be made ahead of time and served up at your Christmas party

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Low fat and superhealthy.

5 mins
Easy
Healthy
2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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
Vegan
2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Try this superhealthy South American style salad

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
2 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

A delicious grilled aubergine dish, finished with a creamy dressing, ready in 5 minutes

5 mins
Easy
Healthy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These chicory and hummus bites couldn't be easier to make for a buffet

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Swap your squashed sandwich for this crunchy salad, the perfect lunch made using leftovers

11 mins
Easy
Healthy
11 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

These decorative canapés look impressive when laid out - flavour your ricotta cheese filling with dill and garlic

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Classic French nibbles that are devilishly moreish

25 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

This vegan snack with ginger, tamari and zesty lemon is a real zinger that's ready in just 5 minutes

5 mins
Easy
Vegan
8 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

The perfect pre-dinner nibble, these crispy bites add a taste of Greece to any dinner party or picnic

1 hr and 18 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
9 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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

Easy
Vegan
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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
Vegan
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