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8 Healthier Movie Snacks for Netflix Nights


By Sarah Sarway

Whether you’re binge watching The Crown or finally tuning in to What The Health to see what all the controversy is about, one thing is for sure: you’re going to need healthier movie snacks.

No Netflix night-in is complete without a stash of sweet, salty or savory snacks. But one look at the labels of some your favorite theatre-reminiscent treats and you’ll find a slew of sketchy additives and ingredients. And crunching down on celery and carrots instead isn’t exactly exciting.

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So to help you get your popcorn-Twizzler-Sno-Cap fix, we’re sharing some of our favorite homemade—and healthy—versions of classic movie snacks. They’ll hit the spot, no matter what you’re craving or watching.

8 Healthier Movie Snacks

Homemade Vegan Sno-Caps
Heads up: Fork and Beans says to cool down your kitchen before you whip these up to ensure they keep their shape before freezing.

Clean Eating Caramel Popcorn
Gracious Pantry’s secret ingredient is…almond butter. Yes!

Fudgy Chocolate Chickpea Brownies
All the fudgy goodness, none of the flour.

Banana Ice Cream
Make this instead of digging into an entire pint of Ben & Jerry’s.

10-Minute Vegan Nacho Cheese
Pair Vegan Richa’s creamy cheese sauce with your favorite organic tortilla chips.

Rosemary Spiced Nuts
Make a big batch of these and grab a handful to munch on whenever the TV bug bites.

Raw, Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough
Each spoon tastes so decadent…but is actually filled with protein and healthy fat.

Fruit Juice Jelly Sweets
You wouldn’t want to eat these on the reg, but Nest & Glow’s recipe will help you satisfy that gummy bear fix, fast.

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