Picking out the right snacks for holidays and special events can be a tedious task. When you have focused your sole energy and attention towards preparing a lavish extravagant gourmet meal for the holidays, there is hardly enough time left to whip up snacks at home from scratch. This is why we highly recommend you liberate yourself a little and pick up some of these ready-to-serve snacks for holidays or special events.
All of these are carefully selected by us and cover all basis from sweet to savory to baked goods for desserts post-dinner.
Jeffery’s Party Nuts and Snacks Assortment is the perfect holiday snack when you want something quick and easy yet deliciously nutritious to serve with drinks before the big feast. A festive assortment of flavored handpicked nuts, you would get a generous mixture of salty and sweet crunchiness in this variety pack. From BBQ corn nuts to simple salted roasted pistachios; peanuts and cashews to honey-drizzled peanuts and pecans; and a little burst of exotic flavors with the oriental rice crackers, there is something for all taste buds in this pack.
If you are in the market for holiday snack packs that come already wrapped and carefully curated to be sent as a thoughtful holiday gift to a faraway loved one, this sweet and salty snack box is the ultimate choice. It has your usual holiday dose of candies with Twix, Kit Kat candy bars, the traditional rice Krispies and for a change you get Lance Chee Cheddar Cheese Crackers and Pringle packs. Send away as they come or set your own holiday snack bar with these, they are good either way.
What are holidays without some fancy European confectionary delicacies on your snack back? These gourmet French Macaroons by Kayla’s Cake are baked to perfection using imported Belgium chocolate and fruit purees from France and Italy. An excellent choice for holiday snacks when you want to flaunt your highbrow taste in front of your guests.
If you are looking for a sweet treat for your holiday snack bar but something other than the run of mill candy bars and chocolate coated macadamia nuts or almonds, these gourmet handmade marshmallows are guaranteed to send you and your guests to the flavor heaven. Comprising of eight luscious rich flavors, you get everything from a mocha latte to vanilla bean to a cinnamon churro. This box captures the perfect essence of holidays with its quintessential winter flavors.
Santa’s Jingle Bawls is the perfect after-dinner candy snacks for both kids and adults that are not just candies for your eyes but also for your mouth. Bursting with fruit flavoring, these chewy candies are one-hundred percent kosher and come in festive packing. Toss them in a bowl for the table or give away as party favors.
One can never have a little too many cookies during the holidays. As they say, the calories don’t count and you absolutely deserve to be sent to a food coma with these delicious melt-in-your-mouth cookies. Warm those in the oven just before serving to your family and your entire house would smell like a Christmas morning.
For picky eaters who have an acquired taste for fine cheese and meats, Organic Stores’ Christmas Gift Basket is the perfect treat. It comes brimming with good quality sesame and herbs crackers; an assortment of parmesan, smoked and flavored cheese; olive and pimento dips; mixed nuts packs; beef sausages and smoked salami. You couldn’t have put together a selection of cheese platter finest than this.
If you have had enough of salted roasted nuts for the holiday season this year, venture into something entirely unique and exclusive with Louisiana fried pecans that comes in a mixture of both sweet and savory flavors. The richness of pecans is doubled with deep frying and the additional burst of flavoring makes it a crowd-pleaser in any gathering.
One has to have good old American-grown corn on the table during the holidays, it is just the beloved American tradition. For a fun winter twist on the corn though, these mini gourmet popcorn cones are the perfect nutritious sweet treat that all kids and grownups love munching on during movies or sipping hot cocoa gathered around the fire during the holiday nights.
If you want your house to smell warm, nice, cozy and a little bit Christmassy as well, the Popcornopolis gourmet popcorns would be right up your alley. This bigger festive packaging can be perched on your holiday snack bar on its own; it is a treat to look at and an even bigger treat to snack on in between drinks or hot beverages.
Coco tastes even better when it’s mixed with the finest peppermints! With this philosophy in mind, Jordan & Bo’s peppermint barks are the chocolate treat for the grownups post a lavish meal. It’s sophisticated and delightful; perfect to be served in larger gatherings.
For people who like binging on dessert after a big gourmet meal but like avoiding the sugar crash would love the Lillabee Brownie thins that are naturally sweet and a healthy alternative to mainstream dessert. Made with coconut sugar, these brownie cookie snacks are grain-free, Paleo friendly and satisfy one’s chocolate craving in a fraction of calories.
Cranberries are the official holiday fruit and so you must get your hands on these healthy snack bars featuring cranberries, almonds and macadamia nuts. All combined in a delicious trail mixed with a drizzle of luscious dark chocolate.
Whether it is the holiday season, super ball season, birthday parties or any other event when you are having people over to celebrate something, you need to stock on an impressive amount of chips. Gone Rouge’s high protein chips come in four amazing flavors including BBQ, teriyaki, buffalo style, and thick bacon. One serving contains even less than 1-2 grams of carbs and they go perfectly well with guacamole and cheese dips.
Everybody deserves to munch on some chocolate truffles during the festivities and merriment of the holiday season. But, if you are someone who is immensely conscious about the nutritious value of everything you eat, these trail truffles would be the perfect snack choice for you. Made with plant-based ingredients, these truffles are gluten-free, healthy and Paleo diet friendly. The outer shell has a coating of rich moist brownie with an intense butter filling. Perfect to be served after an elaborate holiday meal.
Holidays are a time of overindulging a little and not worry too much about those calories. But make sure this extravagant holiday indulgence is worth it in terms of taste and flavoring. With the holiday snacks we recommended for you, you are bound to impress your family and guests both in minimum effort on your part.