Sticking to a healthy, high protein diet can be tricky sometimes, especially for those of use who crave a few snacks every now and then. Here’s the good news: we’ve put together a list of our top 7 delicious High Protein Snacks and Energy Boosters found in Australia in 2020.
Substitute your chips and chocolate bars for some of these delectable treats and boost your protein intake and energy levels in the process. It’s a win-win!
1. High Protein Cookie
Macro Mike are the masterminds behind this delicious game-changing baked cookie. Packed with 16g of plant based vegan friendly protein.
2. High Protein Treat
Mars Protein Bar contains just 200 calories and has the nutritional profile you would expect from a leading Protein Bar with 19g of protein. It also has the same great taste that everyone expects from a delicious, chocolatey Mars Bar. It’s the perfect indulgent snack, without the guilt.
3 High Protein Baking
Macro Mike are well known for their delicious, high protein, healthy treats and snacks. Satisfy your sweet tooth by creating these super tasty chocolate macadamia almond donuts from the comfort of your own kitchen. Breathe in that amazing freshly baked donut smell and pair them with a sneaky scoop of ice-cream or your favourite healthy alternative.
4. High Protein Spread
Macro Mike are again providing the goods with their take on peanut butter. They’re known for their high protein snacks for good reason! This peanut butter can be added to protein shakes, smoothie bowls, pancakes, waffles, granola and everything in between!
5. Energy Boost Gel
Endura Gels by Endura Sports Nutrition are a concentrated energy source, containing a combination of two specialised forms of carbohydrates to increase total carb absorption from 60g to 90g an hour. They’re also insanely delicious with flavours including grape, vanilla, raspberry and citrus.
6. Energy Drink
Repp Sports have created the perfect formula for increasing energy levels without all the extra sugar of regular energy drinks. Push yourself, your workouts and your focus in general above and beyond with these delicious Zero Sugar RAZE Energy Drinks.
Protein snacks aren’t just delicious treat substitutes. Studies have shown that adding high quality protein to your diet may help decrease your risk of heart disease and stroke. Research also suggests that a little extra protein in your diet can make you feel fuller so you can get through the day without those annoying stomach grumbles.