When it comes to snacks, we always serve our kids the exported quality snacks. How much do we all know about the simple but mouth savouring snacks of our own country. Here are few of them listed below
Sneak some calcium-rich ragi flour in cookies and your kids will know. These crisp cookies are perfect for dunking in milk for breakfast or in the evening before they head out to play.
2. Whole Grain Crackers
This recipe cuts out unwanted refined flour, excess salt and preservatives in favour for healthier substitutes like whole wheat flour, flax seeds and oats.
3. Almond Granola Bar
Granolas are perfect to beat sudden hunger attacks and keep away unwanted cravings. Make a batch of small-sized, nutty granolas and store them in a place where your kids can easily reach them when hungry.
4. Steamed Dhokla
The perfect snack to fuel up on after a long day at school. Serve with a freshly made mango or tomato chutney.
5. Steamed Chinese Cabbage Parcels
With flavourful chicken wrapped in cabbage leaves, these dainty bundles will delight your child. Spend some quality time with your little one, while you perfect these dumplings.
6. Oats Idli
Serve a plateful of these mini idlis that hide vegetables like carrots with the goodness of oats.
7. Oats Apple Crumble
Rid yourself from the endless trouble of getting your child to eat healthy. Put forth a plate of this nutmeg infused oats and apple crumble, which is both appetizing and healthy.
8. Lentil Mushroom Burger
Does your child refuse to touch that protein rich bowl of dal on his plate? All you have to do is hide the goodness of lentils and present your child with this delicious and super-healthy mini-burger. They would never suspect!
9. Savoury Corn Tarts
Move over tart shells made with maida, maize flour is here. Go gluten free with these savoury maize tarts filled with a cheese and vegetable mixture. A smart way of getting your child to eat healthy, these little tartlets work like magic.
10. Dates and Cashew Vegan Balls
Filled with the goodness of dates and cashew and the sweetness of coconut. These bite-sized and wholesome rounds will make for a good evening snack for your little one.