Food·Posted on Oct 16, 201517 Snacks That Do A Convincing Impression Of FriesLighter options that dare to dream.by Lauren PaulBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Amy Sefton for Buzzfeed 1. Zesty Parmesan Baked Zucchini Sticks Susan Pridmore / Via thewimpyvegetarian.com A healthy, delicious alternative. Recipe here. 2. Crunchy Garlic Cheese Straws Amy / The Foodie Foodster / Via thefoodiefoodster.com Cheeeeeeeese. Here's the recipe. 3. Jenga Japanese Sweet Potato Fries Bam's Kitchen / Via bamskitchen.com The most delicious game of Jenga you've ever played. Get the recipe here. 4. Baked Avocado Fries and Cilantro-Lime Dipping Sauce Tiffany / Crème de la Crumb / Via lecremedelacrumb.com Oh avocado, is there anything you CAN'T do? Get the recipe. 5. Baked Polenta Fries and Spicy Marinara Sauce Danae / Recipe Runner / Via reciperunner.com Like fried pizza, but healthier! Here's the recipe. 6. Cornmeal-Crusted Eggplant Fries with Basil-Clove Marinara Alison / Food By Mars / Via foodbymars.com Eggplant and clove are here to class up the place. Find the recipe here. 7. Curry Sweet Potato Fries With Avocado-Ranch Dressing Meghan Leaf / Via thebayleafkitchen.com Zesty, creamy, and most importantly, fried. Here's the recipe. 8. Pont Neuf Potatoes With Tea Salt Bonnie Eng / Via thirstyfortea.com Tea salt is your new favorite salt. Here's the recipe. 9. Garlic White Pizza Hummus and Baked Zucchini Fries Cheyanna / No Spoon Necessary / Via nospoonnecessary.com Save some hummus for the sticks. Get the recipe. 10. Crispy Baked Sweet Potato Shoestring Fries Glynnis / The Modern Buttery / Via themodernbuttery.com Fries in their most underrated form. Here's the recipe. 11. Chickpea Fries With Date Ketchup Amy / What Jew Wanna Eat / Via whatjewwannaeat.com Protein-packed deliciousness. Get the recipe here. 12. Tofu Sticks and Chips Prash / Yummily Yours / Via yummilyyours.com The most perfect tofu you ever tasted. Here's the recipe. 13. Baked Asparagus Fries With Lemon-Pepper Mayo Katrina / Warm Vanilla Sugar / Via warmvanillasugar.com Asparagus? Fries?! You read right. 14. Roast Jerk Plantains Immaculate Bites / Via africanbites.com Snack on these wonderful wedges. Find the recipe here. 15. Baked Maple Purple Yam Fries Andrea / Cooking With A Wallflower / Via cookingwithawallflower.com As delicious as they are colorful! Get the recipe here. 16. Panko-Fried Pickles With Spicy Mayo Kailley / Kailley's Kitchen / Via kailleyskitchen.com "And now for some deep-fried depravity." Count us in. 17. Baked Apple Pie Fries With Salted Caramel Sauce Nagi / Recipe Tin Eats / Via recipetineats.com Something sweet to cap off your fake fry feast. Here's the recipe.