Thanksgiving Day Snacks!

Thanksgiving is almost here!


It’s time for friends, family and food to come together. Below are a few fun Thanksgiving Day Snacks you can make for your Thanksgiving get together this year.

thanksgiving oreo turkeys
Easy Oreo Pretzel Turkeys for Thanksgiving
Ingredients- 1/3 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips, 1/2 Tbsp vegetable oil, 12 fudge-covered Oreo cookies, 36 chocolate-covered pretzels, 24 candy eyeballs and 12 pieces candy corn
Directions- 1. Melt chocolate chips and vegetable oil 30 seconds in a small microwave-safe bowl. Remove and stir. Continue cooking in 30-second increments until chips are melted. 2. Assemble cookies using chocolate like glue; spread on back of Oreo and attach 3 pretzels in a fan pattern to look like feathers. 3. Dip backs of eyeballs and candy corn in chocolate and stick to the front of the “turkey” to make a face. 4. Place finished turkeys on a plate and cool in refrigerator 1 hour to allow chocolate to set.

cheese tray turkey
Cheese Tray Turkey
Ingredients- Some mild cheddar and colby jack cheeses, Oldani salami, and Flipside Pretzel crackers for the feathers. Two peppercorns for the eyes, half a pistachio shell for the beak, and toothpicks for the legs.
Directions- Assemble as shown in picture.

Chocolate and peanut butter acornsChocolate & Peanut Butter Acorns
Ingredients- 1/2 bag of Mini-Chips, Hershey’s Kisses, and NutterButter.
Directions- Melt 1/2 bag of Mini-Chips in 5 second interval in the microwave, stirring really good each time. Dip the flat end of the Hershey’s Kiss into melted chocolate and top with a bite-size NutterButter. Dip the flat end of a Mini-Chip into the melted chocolate and stick it to the NutterButter. If your child has a peanut allergy, substitute the NutterButter for a Ritz Bitz!