12 Delicious Snack Bars That Aren't Just Candy Bars in Disguise (PHOTOS)

Zlata Faerman | Jan 19, 2016 Food & Party
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  • Nola Bar


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    You can't just buy Nola Bars in the store. These goodies are baked to order in small batches and shipped fresh to your door. Made in San Francisco, Nola Bars are grain free and gluten free and have no refined sugars, syups, soy, or dairy. Try their two flavors -- vegan apple pie or dark chocolate and cherry.

  • Bravo Bars


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    For the gym lover, these sweet treats are a great supplement for your body's need for protein and energy after a workout. Bravo Bars are an all-natural recovery snack in the form of soft baked cookies and average 15g of sugar. They have no processed sugar, gluten, wheat, soy, or trans fats. Try their flavors -- Cran Nut & Seeds, Cherry Coconut, or Chocolate Cran Almond.

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  • Harvest Trail Bars


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    This snack bar is packed with protein and fiber, but skimps on sugar and carbs. Atkins Harvest Trail bars come in four flavors, but we're digging on the dark chocolate sea salt caramel the most! Let us know what you think.

  • Vitacost


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    What's a snack bar if it doesn't give you a little midday pick-me-up? Vitacost's Super Cacao Energy Roasted Peanut & Caramel bar gives you revitalizing superfoods to keep you going about your day. With 9 grams of sugar per bar, you can leave the guilt behind.



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    The description speaks for itself: a quinoa energy bar that contains a nutritious mix of ancient grains, nuts, and dried fruit wrapped up in an all-natural nut butter base. Mouth watering yet? FLYJOY bars come in seven different flavors and are gluten free, kosher, and vegan. Our favorite flavor is hands down the coconut macaroon.

  • Larabar


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    This list would not be complete without Larabar. The brand's 19 flavors are made from just 2–9 real, minimally processed ingredients. They're gluten free, non-GMO, and have many vegan, dairy-free, and soy-free options. Try the peanut butter chocolate chip if you like Reese's Pieces as much as me!

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  • Qi'a


    Nature's Path brand recently launched Qi'a SuperFood Snack Bars and we're loving them! Packed with superfoods like chia, hemp, and coconut, these yummies are organic, gluten free, and vegan, and they provide lasting energy. If you're looking for an interesting medley of ingredients, try the blueberry cashew pumpkin seed bar!

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