The Green Snack Co. – Product Review

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I have always believed that any food that is healthy can never be tasty, and that all tasty foods are loaded with unhealthy goodness. I mean think of any food item that people love & are most popular – Ice creams, Pizzas, Donuts, our very own Chole Bhature & Samosas, Pakodas & Chaat Papdis, Pastas & Sandwiches. Either loaded with sugar or with cheese & oils. And healthy foods – I know there are a lot of people who prefer eating healthy food over unhealthy, but honestly how many have a bowl of sprouts or salad as their most favorite food?

 

Well, that was the old me who used to believe this. Recently as more & more people are becoming health conscious, there has been a wave of awareness even when it comes to food. So many myths have been bust, so many healthy products have been made available to consumers. One such product is the snacks by The Green Snack Co.

 

Kale

About The Green Snack Co.

 

With an intention to create a snack that’s not just tasty but also authentically healthy, The Snack Co. was created. With healthy ingredients such as Kale & Quinoa, they have created the heavenly goodness of health blended with a taste that stays & captures your tongue. The products are all natural & free from any preservatives. They are gluten free & are neither fried nor baked. They use the technique or roasting & slow dehydration to make sure only the best reaches the consumers & appeal to their taste buds.

 

You can follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram to keep updated about their products & offerings. Visit their website to know more about them.

The Products they Offer

 

They have the following snacks in The Green Snack Co.’s range of healthy snacks

  • Kale Crisps – Cheese & Onion
  • Kale Crisps – Sea Salt & Vinegar
  • Kale Crisps – Thai Sweet Chilli
  • Quinoa Puffs – Peppy Cheese
  • Quinoa Puffs – Saucy Salsa
  • Quinoa Puffs – Zesty Kale

Where can you buy from?

 

You can enter your pin-code in their store locator HERE & find a physical store near you that stores The Snack Co. snacks. The products are available in all major food & grocery stores such as Food Hall, Nature’s Basket, Modern Bazaar etc.

 

You can also order the snacks online from Amazon, Big Basket, Delight foods, Place of Origin etc.

What makes them different?

 

Where most products that claim to be healthy are either loaded with preservatives or are baked as opposed to fried, The Snack Co.’s products do not believe in fake claims and comparative health. Their products are healthy not just relatively as compared to other snacks, but they are healthy in absolute terms. With food making techniques like Roasting & Slow Dehydration, the products have no harm or adverse effects on our digestion or overall health. Thus it’s safe for new moms, pregnant ladies, heart patients, diabetics, preschoolers & older kids as well.

 

quinoa

 

With base ingredients like Kale & Quinoa and other healthy additives like seeds & nuts, naturally occurring sugar etc, it is a great choice for those health conscious people who want to move from unhealthy snacks to a healthier option.

My experience with the products

 

I personally loved the Quinoa Puffs – all the flavors of it. My Indian pallet accustomed tongue loved the mildly spicy & crunchy puffs. And not just me, even my daughters loved them. In no time 3 of us finished a whole stock of it munching on them.

 

Unlike other snack options available in market, I could not feel any oil sticking to my fingers. I did not feel any heavyness after consuming them. It’s very light to eat & great in taste snack.

 

On the other hand my pallet is not accustomed to kale as of yet, thus I might prefer Quinoa puffs over Kale Crisps. But my daughters enjoyed Kale crisps equally much. Well, I as a mother am happy that I have one additional snacking & munching option for them which has such a healthy base ingredient as Kale leaves.

Dreamer Mum’s Rating

 

I would give The Snack Co. a 4.8 / 5 rating. I tried ordering it from Big Basket, but they were out of stock thus I had to get it from Modern Bazaar. I would want to see them present at more stores & have more wide location presence to make it easier for one to order the snacks & enjoy them without having to wait for them much.

 

 

Also read what other bloggers are talking about The Green Snack Co. Read a review by Nayantara HERE (Click for direct link)

 

Suggested Reading

Read more about Healthy Snacking in my article – Let’s Snack up – The Healthy yet Tasty way! (Click for direct link)

Also read about how Self Feeding helped my kids in my blog – Parenting Mantras that helped my sanity (Click for direct link)

4 Responses

  1. We are loving the cheesy quinoa puffs! Planing to buy more this week

  2. Sounds tasty! I like making crispy kale from fresh in my own oven – so easy! Just spray or toss with a tiny bit of olive oil, lay it out on a baking sheet, and bake till crispy – if it starts to turn a bit brown, it’s DONE, and a few seconds later it would be burnt, so watch it while you do it. I’ve never seen quinoa puffs, but I like quinoa cooked and tossed with diced fresh veggies!

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