Quick Homemade Treats
When temptation runs high, here are some exemplary choices one can make; evening snacks prepared in 5 minutes:
Peri Peri Popcorn
Long winter nights, snuggled under your blanket, are the perfect opportunity to catch up on some new movies or old classics. But what is a movie night without your bowl of popcorn? Get creative and give the regular ready-to-eat popcorn a spicy twist, top it up with Peri Peri masala, and a squeeze of lemon and it’s ready in less than 5 mins.
Baked Garlic Potatoes
Frozen snacks are everyone’s go-to during the winter, but what if you had an equally tasty and guilt-free option every time your hunger struck? Try baked garlic potatoes, a wholesome alternative, and the next time you go look to your fridge for a quick snack. Slice potatoes into halves, brush them with a small amount of butter and top it up with garlic paste, cheese and salt to taste. Microwave the potatoes on high for five minutes and the perfect winter snack is ready to relish.
This Mediterranean dish is the go-to snack for many and all for the right reasons. This dish will provide you with the warmth and comfort the season calls for. It can be quickly prepared with boiled chickpeas, mashed to a pasty consistency and a dash of lemon juice, a drizzle of warm olive oil and some salt to taste. It’s super convenient to prepare and can be enjoyed along with veggies like broccoli, carrots, cucumber, and green onion stems. You can also experiment with a whole range of wheat crackers or classic pita bread.