Mr. Bones


Halloween party fun begins with these edible pretzel snacks that kids can easily make. A little bit of American cheese spread acts as "glue" on the graham cracker treats.

Mr. Bones
Photo: Andy Lyons
Total Time:
30 mins


  • 1 8 ounce can pressurized American cheese spread

  • 14 rectangular graham crackers or toasted bread slices

  • Pretzels sticks

  • Tiny pretzel twists

  • Pretzel rings

  • Pimiento-stuffed green olives, sliced pitted ripe olives, and/or roasted red pepper strips


  1. Pipe cheese onto graham crackers or toasted bread slices. Form a skeleton shape on the cheese using pretzels, breaking pretzel sticks into small pieces as necessary. Use tiny pretzel twists for pelvis and pretzel rings for the head. Press pretzel pieces into cheese.

  2. Decorate faces with sliced olives and roasted red pepper strips.

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