Low Sugar Peach Snack
Cranberry Peach Jello
Snacks should be healthy and whole some and satisfying enough to fill you enough so that you can last until that next mean without feeling those hunger pangs that result in over eating.
However, keep in mind that snacks should also be light enough that when meal time rolls around you don't skip the meal and add up munching later where your appetite returns. That's why fruit is the perfect choice for those between meal snacks.
Choosing a healthy peach snack is a great way to enjoy this golden fruit. Peaches can be eaten fresh or can be combined with other ingredients to make a variety of enjoyable and tasty snacks your whole family can enjoy. Not sure where to start when making a peach snack? Here are a few snack ideas to get you started.
Peaches and Cream Cheese Snack
This Snack is simple to make, looks elegant and taste great. This recipe makes snacks for a family of four but, is easy to adjust for more or less people.
4 peaches peeled, pitted and cut in half
4 tablespoons of low fat cream cheese softened(the already soft kind you buy in the store works best)
1/4 cup pecans finely chopped.
On 4 small desert plates place two halve peaches with the round side against the plate.
In a small bowl put the 4 tablespoons of cream cheese and pecans and blend together until the chopped pecans are worked into the cream cheese
Place ½ tablespoon of the cream cheese and pecan mixture into each peach half and serve.
Peach Puree On Whole Wheat Crackers
This is a simple and easy peach snack that is a delight to eat and can be made at the drop of a hat.
2 peaches peeled pitted and cut into chunks
6 Low sodium wheat crackers (or 1 slice of bread toasted and cut into quarters)
6 Fresh blue berries
Place peach chunks in the blender and pulse until smooth and creamy
Spread puree on the 6 wheat crackers, top each cracker with a blueberry and enjoy.
Cranberry Peach Jello
Everyone loves jello and combine the sweet taste of peaches with the tartness of this jello is sure to make a great light Low Sugar snack.
1 box of sugar free cranberry jello
3 fresh peaches peel, pitted and cut into bite size pieces
Make the sugar free cranberry jello according to the directions on the box, fold in the peaches, pour into desert dishes and chill. Serve for a light refreshing snack or as dessert after dinner.
As you can see peaches can be used in a variety of ways to make sweet yet wholesome snacks the entire family can enjoy. For other ideas on peach snacks check for some Low Sugar peach snacks and desserts. You will be amazed at just how many recipes are out there.
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