Get recipe: Market-Fresh Protein Snack Pack
If you want to add more protein to your diet, but you’re not sure where to start, My Food and Family is here to help! This article includes five high-protein snack ideas, which are just as simple as they are scrumptious. From refreshing smoothies to on-the-go snack packs, you’ll find excellent ideas for snacks that are high in protein. Better yet, all of these snacks also qualify as Healthy Living snacks. Check out some of our top high-protein snack ideas!
For a delicious midmorning or midafternoon snack, prepare a Red Raspberry Smoothie. This sip-worthy snack can be enjoyed at home or on the go, provided that you have the right container to transport it. Frozen raspberries, milk, low-fat cottage cheese and ice cubes are all you need to make this delicious, high-protein smoothie.
In a pinch for time? Make this Quick Tortilla String Cheese Snack. The combination of mozzarella string cheese, strawberry jam and whole wheat tortillas is hard to beat. We’re positive that this high-protein snack is one that you (and your kids) are sure to love!
If it’s midafternoon and you’re looking for something to tide you over until dinnertime, this Cheesy Tortilla Roll-Up Snack Recipe is the perfect choice. Cheese, ham and MIRACLE WHIP Dressing top a delicious whole wheat tortilla in this recipe. And the secret ingredient that makes this high-protein snack so delicious: seedless grapes!
Variety is the spice of life with this Market-Fresh Protein Snack Pack. This quick and easy snack includes several delicious protein sources, including turkey, nuts and cheese. Fresh veggies and fruit also help to make this snack a smart eating choice.
Need to use up some leftover turkey? Try this Roasted Turkey Quesadilla. In addition to turkey, this quesadilla also includes peppers and cheese, all on top of a tasty whole wheat tortilla. And luckily for you, not only is this savory quesadilla completely delicious, but it also qualifies as a Healthy Living recipe!