Witches' Broom Snacks

Creative Halloween snack idea - Make these crunchy “Witches’ Broom” munchies, in just 15 minutes using pretzels sticks, wheat crackers and cheese spread.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 15 min
  • Servings 6

12
thin pretzel sticks (2 1/4 inch)
1/4
cup sharp process Cheddar cheese spread (from 5-oz jar)
12
baked whole-grain wheat crackers

  • 1 On end of each pretzel stick, shape 1 teaspoon cheese spread into 1-inch ball.
  • 2 With sharp knife, cut each cracker into long pieces. Press cracker pieces into cheese to resemble broom. Serve immediately, or refrigerate up to 3 hours before serving.

Expert Tips

Don't refrigerate these snacks more than 3 hours ahead because the pretzels and cracker pieces will become soggy.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
80
(
Calories from Fat
35),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
3 1/2g
3 1/2%
(Saturated Fat
2g,
2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
10mg
10%;
Sodium
240mg
240%;
Total Carbohydrate
9g
9%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
2g
2%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
2%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
6%;
Iron
2%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.