The Most Highly Rated Snacks This Summer.
Talenti gelatos are sold in most supermarkets and if you’ve never tried any, you must. They are made from all-natural ingredients. Mediterranean Mint is one of my favorite flavors of this Argentinian gelato line. They have recently released dairy-free sorbettos.
Jcoco Bali Sea Salt Toffee Chocolate bar from Seattle Chocolates uses ‘fluffy’ sea salt crystals harvested in Bali, yummy chunks of toffee and classic milk chocolate. $7.50.
Trader Joe’s Sweet & Spicy Pecans are moderately spicy and lightly sweetened. They make a great snack or a delicious addition to a salad. If you aren’t near a Trader Joe’s you can order them from Amazon for $8.98 for a 5 oz. bag.
Califia California Meyers Lemonade is made from the famous sweet Meyers lemons only available in California. It contains no artificial flavors, colors or preservatives. A pack of a dozen 10.5 oz. is $45.20.
gimMe Organic Sriracha Almond Seaweed Thins are only 90 calories per bag, and have 6 grams of protein and 6 grams of fiber. They are sweet and savory, crunchy and gluten free. $2.79 for a .77 oz. bag.
Trader Joe’s Sour Cream & Onion Corn Puffs are a new product and are a healthy alternative to potato chips. They are addictive and I found it hard to stop once I got started! Find a Trader Joe’s near you. $1.99.
barkTHINS Dark Chocolate Pretzel with Sea Salt combine smooth dark chocolate with flaky sea salt and a thin pretzel. The 4.7 oz. bag is re-sealable. barkTHINS come in seven different flavors. $9.95 for a 4.7oz. bag.
Trader Joe’s Salted Peanut Butter Pretzels are a delicious snack. They are little pretzel logs with peanut butter inside and hit the spot for a fulfilling snack. They come with or without salt on the pretzel. They contain no preservatives or artificial flavors or colors. $1.99 at Trader Joe’s for a 1 pound bag.
The newest Dove Bars with mango or raspberry sorbet coated in delicious dark chocolate are light, refreshing and not too sweet, they are a great summer treat. They have 150 calories (compared to 250 for their ice cream filled cousins). Ginny prefers the fruit/chocolate combination. Available in supermarkets.