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VegOut Staff Picks: Our Favorite Vegan Snacks for Spring

Step into our personal snack cupboards to see what we’re loving this season!

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Step into our personal snack cupboards to see what we’re loving this season!

Spring has sprung, and it’s giving us an appetite. As we roll with the changing seasons, we’re snacking on some new and existing favorites. We’re talking caramelized onion hummus, hazelnut milk chocolate, and walking tamales, to name a few—hey, the VegOut staff definitely knows how to snack! Looking for some tasty inspiration to finish out this snack season strong? Check out these VegOut staff picks to see what we’re currently noshing on.

Bobo’s PB&J Oat Snacks

Maggie Ortlieb, Founder & CEO

Ready for some lunchbox nostalgia? Maggie has the scoop! Available in strawberry and grape jelly varieties, the Bobo’s PB&J Oat Snacks are making her feel like a kid again! These gluten-free, sandwich-inspired snacks are individually wrapped—perfect for a convenient, on-the-go snack. Maggie is loving them as a post-workout treat, and we can’t blame her!

Bobo's snack bars with strawberries

Courtesy of Bobo’s

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip GoMacro Bars

Tammie Ortlieb, Managing Editor

Made with creamy, organic peanut butter and vegan chocolate chips, the Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip GoMacro Bars are always in Tammie’s travel bag. Containing 11g of plant-based protein, these low-FODMAP bars hold her over better than traditional travel snacks, especially on longer flights. Want to snack like Tammie? Find these climate-conscious bars in a variety of tasty flavors.

Person holding GoMacro bar

Courtesy of GoMacro

Little Sesame Caramelized Onion Hummus

Jerry Ng, Designer

Right now, you can find Jerry snacking on Little Sesame Hummus. Made with regeneratively farmed chickpeas, this dip brand is both eco-friendly and delicious! While all flavors are equally good, Jerry is currently digging the Herby Jalapeño and Caramelized Onion Little Sesame Hummus. For our adventurous readers and eaters, Jerry encourages topping your hummus with some Fly by Jing Chili Crisp inspired by their recent collaboration. You don’t have to tell us twice—we’re on it!

Little Sesame hummus dip surrounded by onion

Courtesy of Little Sesame

Quinn Snacks Plant-Based Cheezy Pizzeria Style Filled Nuggets

Allie Mitchell, Social Media Director & Staff Writer

Creatively described by Allie as the lovechild of nostalgic pizza-flavored Pringles, cheesy Ritz Bitz, and crunchy pretzels, the Quinn Snacks Plant-Based Cheezy Pizzeria Style Filled Nuggets are such a vibe! These gluten-free, vegan bites are the perfect spring nosh. Snack away at the beach, on a road trip, or on your apartment balcony while enjoying the weather.

Person holding Quinn Snacks pizzeria pretzels

Courtesy of Quinn Snacks

LOVO Hazelnutmilk Chocolate Bars

Anja Grommons, Staff Writer

Give me an opportunity and I’ll talk your ear off about how much I love these LOVO Hazelnutmilk Chocolate Bars. Not only do these bars make the perfect after-dinner treat and midday pick-me-up, but they are also great for baking and making s’mores. Need I say more? Long story short, this ultra-creamy, Swiss-made vegan chocolate is a must-try VegOut staff pick!

LOVO chocolate bar with coffee on desk

Courtesy of LOVO

Kelly’s Gourmet Cheezy Garlic Croutons

Alejandra Tolley, Staff Writer

A bag of Kelly’s Gourmet Cheezy Garlic Croutons never lasts more than a day in Alejandra’s house. Girl, same. Made with sourdough bread, vegan butter, spices, and Gourmet Cheezy Parm, these savory, crunchy bites are a comfort staple! Alejandra likes to add them to salads and soups but also enjoys snacking on them straight from the bag.

Kelly’s croutons packaging in pile

Courtesy of Kelly’s

Brad’s Probiotic Original Crunchy Kale

Allison van Tilborgh, Staff Writer

Allison loves Brad’s Probiotic Original Crunchy Kale so much that she buys it in bulk! Kale, yeah! Loaded with antioxidants and good-for-you nutrients from the air-dried kale and chickpea miso, this better-for-you snack leaves her feeling energized while satisfying her desire for a savory, salty snack. This VegOut staff pick sounds like a major win.

Brad's Kale package with fresh veggies

Courtesy of Brad’s

Blake’s Seed-Based Original Krispy Treats

Victoria Mitchell, Marketing Assistant

As one of her favorite on-the-go snacks, Victoria loves to bring Blake’s Seed-Based Original Krispy Treats when she’s out and about. Packed with pumpkin seeds, sunflower seeds, and flax seeds, these nostalgic snacks aren’t just fun, they are nutritious too! These nut-free, individually wrapped snacks come in Birthday Cake and Chocolate Chip flavors, too! Don’t mind if we do.

Blake's Seed-Based bar with ingredients behind it

Courtesy of Blake’s Seed-Based

Fillo’s Bean Salsa Verde Walking Tamales

Laurie Chin Sayres, Brand Partnerships Manager

Fillo’s Bean Salsa Verde Walking Tamales are the perfect substantial snack for Laurie’s active lifestyle. They make a great, portable bite after boxing and other workout activities. She likes to throw them in her work and gym bags, so she’s always prepared. This well-loved staff pick comes in a variety of savory and dessert flavors. We’ll take one of each!

Person holding a bunch of Filio's Tamales

Courtesy of Fillo’s

Anja Grommons

Anja Grommons


During her studies to become a registered dietitian, Anja—a longtime vegetarian—transitioned to a vegan diet. Living in Kalamazoo, Michigan at the time (Go Broncos!), she met Maggie and Tammie through VegOut Kalamazoo (one of VegOut’s first focus cities) and began collaborating with the duo. When she’s not writing about new vegan eats, practicing as a pediatric clinical dietitian, and virtually coaching fellow plant-based eaters, you can find her creating veg-centric recipes, trying new cruelty-free products, and spending time with her partner Addison and cat Kovu.

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