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Top-rated healthy snacks you will actually want to eat

On the hunt for a snack that's low in calories or high in protein? These snacks belong in your shopping cart.

Have you started living a healthier lifestyle but can't seem to stop snacking? Sure, we all love to grab a handful of chips or a sneaky chocolate bar but they have little or no nutritional value.

Don't think healthy snacks means boring and bland, though. Whether you're looking for something vegan, low in calories or high in protein, we've compiled a fantastic list of healthy snacks you need to try now. Not only are they all exciting for the tastebuds, they're actually good for you too. There has never been a better time to snack!

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1. Keep It Cleaner: Chocolate Cherry Protein Bars

If you love a Cherry Ripe, meet the healthier version from Keep It Cleaner. This is a really tasty snack as it has a chocolate taste, is full of natural ingredients and is enriched with protein and dietary fibre. This means you stay fuller for longer, making it the perfect snack to have on the go.

What it's good for: Vegan-friendly with all-natural ingredients (contains tree nuts)

Calories per serve: 176

Price: $3.00

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2. Carman's: Orange Cacao & Poppy Seed Bliss Balls

This is a snack to keep on your desk so you can graze as you please. These bliss balls are packed with natural, whole ingredients and are full of flavour. We love them because there's no added sugar and they still taste very sweet from all the wholesome ingredients.

What it's good for: Gluten-free, with all-natural ingredients (contains tree nuts)

Calories per serve: 75

Price: $4.50

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3. Blue Dinosaur: Paleo Bars Lamington

Blue Dinosaur makes delicious paleo and protein bars in a range of flavours, but our favourite has to be the lamington. A take on an Aussie classic, this snack is packed full of flavour and only contains five ingredients. It's sweetened with three and a half dates, which means there's no added sugar in this delicious bar.

What it's good for: Paleo, dairy-free and gluten-free, with all-natural ingredients (may contain traces of tree nuts)

Calories per serve: 230

Price: $37 for a pack of 12

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4. Loving Earth: Raw Organic Activated Almonds Coated in Mylk & Salted Caramel Choc

If you love chocolate-covered nuts you need to try these. A healthier alternative, this snack coats activated almonds in a creamy chocolate that's surprisingly healthy for you. The chocolate itself is raw and made with evaporated coconut nectar, which means this is a wholesome snack to treat yourself with.

What it's good for: Gluten-free and organic (contains nuts)

Calories per serve: 154

Price: $9.95

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5. Carman's: Gluten Free Protein Salted Caramel Nut Butter Bars

For a snack to satisfy your hunger, this nut bar is the way to go. Carman's bars are packed with protein and flavour. There are plenty of flavours to choose from, but our favourite is the salted caramel one. It's sweet, delicious and with 10g of protein, how could you possibly say no to this perfect little snack?

What it's good for: Gluten-free (contains nuts)

Calories per serve: 194

Price: $3.90 for a pack of 5

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6. Cobs Popcorn: Sweet & Salty3

Put down the butter popcorn and say hello to your new best friend. Plain popcorn can actually be a healthy snack, but this brand has created a range with some delicious flavours available. The sweet and salty flavour is delicious thanks to the raw sugar and sea salt that makes sure this snack packs a punch.

What it's good for: Gluten-free and vegan

Calories per serve: 97

Price: $3.00

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7. Plenty: Mini Dark Chocolate Rice Cakes

For a little afternoon pick-me-up, this snack is one to try. Mini rice cakes are low in calories which means there's less guilt. Cover it in pure dark chocolate and you have a match made in heaven. This snack can be enjoyed by everyone and made from all-natural ingredients.

What it's good for: Vegan, gluten-free and fructose-free (may contain traces of nuts)

Calories per serve: 16 calories per mini rice cake

Price: $3.20

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8. The Healthy Mummy: Healthy Brownie Bites Mix

Now, this is a brownie mix but don't be fooled, it's a fool-proof way to eat healthily. Add a few extra ingredients and allow them to bake for 15 minutes, then you have a sweet snack filled with superfoods like chia seeds, quinoa and cacao nibs. The brownies are filled with protein, fibre and are low in calories.

What it's good for: Breastfeeding-friendly (may contain traces of nuts)

Calories per serve: 101

Price: $22.95 to make 12 brownies

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9. The Happy Snack Company: Roasted Fav-va Beans in Sea Salt & Balsamic

For a high-protein snack you can easily take with you on the go, you may want to try roasted fav-va beans. The beans are grown in Australia and packed with nutrition. If you don't like salty foods, there are other flavours available, but this snack brings so much flavour it's kind of hard to say no.

What it's good for: Gluten-free and nut-free

Calories per serve: 112

Price: $7.05 for a pack of 6

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10. 2die4 Live Foods: Activated Organic Vegan Mix

Activated nuts are the best choice if you find you get a sore tummy after eating too many roasted nuts. The activation process means it's easier for your gut to break down the nuts. This mix is a blend of almonds, walnuts, hazelnuts, pecans, brazil nuts and pistachios. So, you can enjoy snacking on protein and have no guilt doing it.

What it's good for: Vegan, organic, gluten-free and dairy-free (contains nuts)

Calories per serve: 193

Price: $8.45

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