Heart Healthy Snacking

Crunchy

  • Apples
  • Carrots, Celery, Zucchini, Radishes, Broccoli, Cauliflower
  •  Peppers (Red Green Yellow Orange)
  • Unsalted rice cakes

Chewy

  • Unsalted sunflower seeds, unsalted almonds, walnuts and other nuts
  • Whole-grain breads or toast or bagels.
  • Cherry or grape tomatoes.
  • Low-fat or fat-free cheese or plain yogurt (low-fat or fat-free)

Thirst Quenchers.

  • Fat-free milk
  • Unsweetened or low-salt tomato or mixed vegetable juice
  • Water

Sweet

  • Unsweetened canned fruit
  • Angel food cake sliced thin
  • Dried fruit (raisins, prunes, apricots, cherries)
  • Freeze bananas and grapes
  • Fresh fruit - cold or baked - apples, pears, peaches, blueberries, nectarines.
  • Low-fat or fat-free unsweetened fruit yogurt

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Source: https://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/HealthyLiving/HealthyEating/Nutrition/Healthy-Snacking