14 On-the-Go Snack Ideas for Every Type of Craving — Salty, Sweet and Spicy

by Justina Huddleston
May 9, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. ET

When your snack cravings hit, they need to be satisfied — no matter where you are in your day. But if you're not at home or have a busy schedule, figuring out how to curb your appetite while you're racing out the door can be tricky. Luckily, it doesn't have to be hard. These fun snacks will help you satisfy any snacking urges you have when you're out and about, be they sweet, salty or even spicy. 

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1/14 :Pistachios

Salty pistachios are always a hit, in or out of their shells.  

2 /14: Vegetable chips

2/14 :Vegetable chips

Crunchy vegetable chips are a salty snack with an added nutrient boost.

3 /14: White cheddar popcorn

3/14 :White cheddar popcorn

Just try not to lick your fingers clean after eating white cheddar popcorn — we dare you. 

4 /14: Salted edamame

4/14 :Salted edamame

Edamame comes in its own packaging, and this salty snack is full of protein too. 

5 /14: Honey-roasted peanuts

5/14 :Honey-roasted peanuts

Sweet, nutty and just a little bit salty, honey-roasted peanuts are a classic on-the-go snack.

6 /14: Peanut butter energy bites

6/14 :Peanut butter energy bites

Sweet and tasty peanut butter bites are the healthy way to eat what's basically raw cookie dough. Yum!

7/14 :Dried apples

Crunchy dried apples are the best of both worlds — a pleasingly crispy snack that has a sweet kick. 

8 /14: Chocolate-covered cranberries

8/14 :Chocolate-covered cranberries

Tart and sweet, chocolate-covered cranberries will keep your taste buds interested.

9 /14: Fruit leather

9/14 :Fruit leather

Chewy fruit leather in any flavor is a healthy way to fix your sweet tooth. 

10/14 :Pepperoni

Nothing beats the meaty, spicy kick you get from noshing on pepperoni.

11/14 :Wasabi peas

Good wasabi peas are hot, hot, hot. Just don't eat too many at once or your sinuses'll kill you. 

12 /14: Spicy roasted chickpeas

12/14 :Spicy roasted chickpeas

Chickpeas get extra-crunchy when roasted. Add some spice, and you're in business.

13 /14: Pepper jack cheese

13/14 :Pepper jack cheese

Creamy cheese balances the fire of chilies in every bite of pepper jack cheese. 

14 /14: Spicy mixed nuts

14/14 :Spicy mixed nuts

Mixed nuts are always fun to eat, but they're even better when they set your mouth on fire.