Snacks For The Midnight Munchies
- Harshita Malhotra
Updated : April 25, 2022 17:04 IST
Craving something spicy or sweet at midnight? Try these snacks that are perfect for your midnight munchies.
Craving something sweet, savoury or spicy at midnight is something that everybody feels. Midnight cravings are the uncontrollable hunger that develops the longer you stay up past midnight. You're completely ravenous by the time it's 3 or 4 a.m. At that time our taste buds crave something crunchy, munchy, spicy and saviour. It's the time when we feel confused about what to eat or not.
Here are some snacks that you can prepare to fulfil your midnight munchies-
Naacho and onion chaat
If you have a packet of nachos at your home, then this is the snack for you. All you have to do is chop onion and tomatoes, add them to a bowl and squeeze in some lemon syrup. After that, add the nachos to the bowl and mix all the ingredients. For the spices, you may add some salt, pepper, jeera powder and red chilli powder. You may also add some oregano and chilli flakes for an added flavour. This chaat will help you fulfil your midnight munchies as it is spicy, tangy and crunchy.
Feeling hungry and want to have something different? Well, try preparing maggie with a lot of vegetables and spices. In a saucepan add some chopped onions, tomatoes, and green chillies and saute them well. After that add the maggie and water, and bring it to a boil. Cook the maggie well and till the water is soaked up. Serve it with some grated cheese and satiate your midnight hungrily.
Sandwiches are a great way of fulfilling the hunger but bored of the usual sandwiches? Here is the recipe for you. In a bowl mix some chopped onions, tomatoes and bell peppers with mayonnaise. Add some salt, pepper, oregano and chilli flakes. Then crush some chips and it to the filling. On a bread slice, spread this filling and toast the sandwich till it gets golden brown. The sandwich is enough to fulfil your hunger.
Cheese Omelette with Toasted Bread
Cheese feels like heaven when consumed during midnight cravings. Make the omellete the usual way and when it is half fried, grate some cheese on it and cover it up with a lid. When the cheese is half melted, place the omellete on the bread and toast it on the pan till it gets golden brown. The combination of melted cheese and omelette will surely help you with the midnight cravings.
Sweet loaded Oatmeal
Craving something sweet and chilled? Here is the perfect recipe for you. Add some oats to a bowl and pour chilled milk on it. Add some chopped strawberries, mangoes, berries and whatever fruit is available. Put some refined sugar and mix the ingredients. You can also add some peanut butter, granolas, Nutella or strawberry jam to it for an enhanced flavour.
Peanut butter Nutella sandwich
This is the easiest recipe that will satiate your midnight hunger. Take two slices of bread. On one piece of bread spread some peanut butter, and on the other Nutella. Put them together and heat it on a pan until they get golden brown and a little crispy. You can also put mango slices or strawberry slices in the sandwich to make it even more delicious.