Soylent makes plant-based meal replacement drinks and powders, as well as coffee and “in-between” meal products. Now they’re launching another plant-based product called Soylent Squared. The bar is meant to be a healthier snack option than other bars that use animal-derived protein and have high amounts of sugar.
It’s a small 100 calorie bar that contains 5g plant protein and 36 essential nutrients and probiotics for digestive health. Therefore 1-2 bars can make a snack, but Soylent claims you can eat 3-4 as a meal replacement. The three flavors available are Chocolate Brownie, Citrus Berry, and Salted Caramel.
CEO Bryan Crowley says, “There are a lot of bars out there but most are high in sugar, use less sustainable animal-derived protein and often lack the nutrients that your body needs to thrive.” The squared bars are sweetened with just 3g beet sugar rather than refined sugar, which has been linked to weight problems, joint problems, heart problems, bone problems, brain problems, and immunity problems.
Currently, the bars can only be found on the Soylent site where customers can buy a case of 30 bars for $30.00.
Make Your Own Plant-Based Bars
Suddenly craving some delicious plant-based bars? Make some right at home with these healthy, yummy recipes from the Food Monster App!
1. Raw Chocolate Energy Bars
Source: Raw Chocolate Energy Bars
Start making your own sugar free bars that are full of natural flavors and good long-lasting energy. In addition, Sirke Reivo‘s sweet handmade Raw Chocolate Energy Bars are perfect edible gifts. Delight your friends with a beautifully wrapped gift full of healthiness!
2. Cacao Peanut Butter Oatmeal Breakfast Bars
In Taylor Kiser‘s recipe, cacao, peanut butter, and oats come together to create these chewy bars of breakfast perfection. They are gluten-free, wholesome, rich, and perfect for busy mornings. Oh, and they all come together in just one bowl! Perfect.
3. Protein Chocolate Granola Bars
Source: Protein Chocolate Granola Bars
Delicious and healthy snack on the go. Maja Brekalo‘s Protein Chocolate Granola Bars are refined sugar-free, protein and good carbs rich, and so easy to make. Forget buying expensive snacks when you can make these at home, quickly, and fuss-free. You don’t need to freeze them, they will not melt or fall apart if you take them with you.
We also highly recommend downloading our Food Monster App, which is available for iPhone, and can also be found on Instagram and Facebook. The app has more than 15,000 plant-based, allergy-friendly recipes, and subscribers gain access to new recipes every day. Check it out!
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