When crispy and crunchy snacks come to our minds, we can't help but think of only deep-fried snacks that are soaked in oil to achieve their yummy texture. Such oily snacks are not good for our health as they are fatty and high in bad cholesterol. But that doesn't mean we don't crave crispy snacks! What to do then? Don't worry, we are here to your rescue! Rather than indulging in fried snacks, why not opt for baked snacks? Baked snacks have the same crispy texture without being soaked in oil. These baked snack recipes are just as delicious as fried snacks and they come with the bonus of being healthier!
Here Are Recipes For 5 Crispy Snacks That Are Baked:
1. Pizza Baked Potatoes - Our Recommendation
Baked potatoes meet beloved pizza to give this lip-smacking and crunchy snack. The doughy base of the pizza is replaced by baked potatoes in this recipe. Crispy potatoes are layered with pizza topping and garnished with mozzarella cheese.
2. Baked Carrot Fries
When fries come to our mind, we think of strips of potatoes deep fried in oil. But these carrot fries will change your mind! Crispy and crunchy carrots are seasoned with salt, sugar and coriander powder and baked in just 2 spoons of oil.
3. Garlic Bread
One of the most popular snacks, often accompanied with pasta and pizza, almost everybody loves to eat garlic bread! The crispiness of this cheesy snack is not achieved by frying, rather it is baked in an oven.
4. Baked Chicken Wings
If you are a non-vegetarian, then a plate full of crispy and masaledaar chicken wings would sound like a dream! But chicken wings can be very oily and unhealthy. Here, we have found a healthier alternative where the wings are baked!
5. Baked Potato Wedges
Crispy and crunchy slices of potato are seasoned with olive oil, oregano, chilli flakes and salt in a yummy snack! Generally, potato wedges are fried to achieve a crispy texture, but this recipe uses baking to achieve the same yummy texture.
Try out these crispy, baked snacks and let us know in the comments section which one is your favourite!