Here at One Green Planet, we adore our team members and especially our founder, Preeta Sinha. She’s a health-focused, conscious eater that enjoys snacks and dishes that have as much nutrition packed in as they do taste. She’s always on the lookout for new foods and products and we find ourselves constantly asking, “What is that Preeta?” and, “can we have a bite?”. She is a great resource and has amazing tips, suggestions, and advice to offer, so we decided to start this monthly series to share her finds with you
So, with honor, these are the recent vegan protein bars Preeta has tried. Enjoy!
Also, don’t forget to check out our Founder’s Finds archives!
Nugo Slim Gluten-Free Bars come in espresso, chocolate mint, toasted coconut, raspberry truffle, brownie crunch, and roasted peanut, all which are appetizing. They’re great for weight management, those with diabetes, and vegans looking for some tasty protein. They’re high protein (16-18g), low carb (5-6g) and high fiber (6-7g). They’re also certified vegan, kosher and made of real dark chocolate. Buy a pack of 12 for $18.26 to $30.13, depending on flavor.
Preeta said, “These bars suit my taste palate and nutritional needs the most — they are right balance of savory and sweet!”
Raw Rev Glo Protein Bars are one of Preeta’s new favorites. Chocolate and peanut butter pair perfectly together, as we all know. These vegan bars contain 11 grams of plant protein, 13 grams of fiber, only 3 grams of sugar! They’re free from all animal products, GMOs, gluten, soy and whey protein, and are minimally processed. Enjoy this moist and delicious healthy treat on the go, just like our founder!
They also come in caramel and sea salt, creamy peanut butter and sea salt, chocolate chip cookie dough, crunchy peanut butter and sea salt, double chocolate brownie batter, and dark chocolate cashew and mint. Buy a pack of 12 for $21.94!
Preeta said, “Most delicious bars I’ve tried in a long time, almost raw and naturally sweetened. I loved the dark chocolate peanut butter flavor!”
Garden of Life Organic Sport Protein Bars are vegan, organic, non-GMO verified and perfect for active vegans on the go. They’re made from complete multi-source plant protein, like brown rice and organic tapioca, which will keep you satisfied for a longer amount of time. They have 20g of necessary protein, 10grams of fiber and have that perfect crunch we all wish for. Buy a 12 pack for $24.78!
Preeta said, “A very solid and filling protein bar!”
No Cow Protein Bars are delicious, while also offering plenty of nutrition. There’s only 1g of sugar and 20g of plant-based protein! They’re gluten-free, vegan, and perfect for fitness enthusiasts. They also come in a wide variety of tasty flavors, like Blueberry Cobbler, Carrot Cake, Chocolate Fudge Brownie, Chunky Peanut Butter, Lemon Meringue Pie, Mint Cacao Chip, Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip, and Raspberry Truffle. Can’t get better than that! Buy a 12 pack for just $29.88!
Preeta says, “I love that these bars are very low in sugar and high in protein and fiber.”
These paleo-friendly Pegan Protein Bars are made from 20grams of organic seed protein, which makes them 100% vegan. They’re GMO and soy-free, making them a great healthy option. Instead of sugar, they’re sweetened with monk fruit. They’re also made from organic sunflower seed butter, organic cinnamon, and organic raisins, which gives them a unique flavor profile. Rest assured, these bars have all the protein you’ll need. Get them in a Cinnamon Raisin Roll flavor, or Ginger Snap Cookie. Buy a pack for $29.99.
Preeta said, “Good if you don’t mind getting a bit of an aftertaste.”
SimplyProtein Bars are suitable for vegan, gluten-free and low-carb lifestyles, making it a great option. It has a uniquely crunchy flavor, 15 grams of protein, 1gram of sugar and are only 150 calories each. They come in a few flavors: Peanut Butter Chocolate, Lemon Coconut, and Cinnamon Pecan! It’s high fiber and protein components make it perfect for those on the go or working out. Get a variety pack of 6 for $11.87!
Preeta said, “I enjoyed the rice crispy-like taste and the overall flavor. These bars feel lighter than the others.”
22 Days Nutrition Organic Protein Bars are dairy-free, gluten-free, soy-free and pack plenty of vegan protein! Eat this vegan bar for a pre-workout boost, after-workout recovery or for a tasty and healthy afternoon snack. They’re only 160 calories each, have 15 grams of plant protein, and 9 grams of fiber. The best part? They only contain 4 grams of sugar, even if the salted caramel flavor. They also come in fudge brownie, chunky peanut butter, and peanut butter chocolate chip, giving you plenty of options to chose from. Buy them for $8.99 each.
“These bars are very chewy compared to other protein bars I’ve tried,” Preeta said.
Protein is an important factor in everyone’s life, especially for vegans. Worry no more about those pressing questions like, “Oh god, where do you get your protein?” with these homemade recipes. Try these 10-Minute Superfood Protein Bars, these Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Bars or these Healthy Peanut Butter and Chocolate Protein Bars.
Also, make sure to check out these 13 Vegan Protein Bars With 15 or More Grams of Protein That You Can Buy Online.
Stay tuned for more Founder’s Finds!
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