Critter Munch

Critter Munch

For a Halloween or a party treat, delight your friends or children with this fun snack!


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Serves: 24 person(s) Change

Preparation Time: 5 mins

Yield: 24 x 1/4 cup (1 oz.) servings (or about 6 cups total)

Heart-Friendly Recipe Low Sodium Recipe Diabetes-Friendly Recipe Low-Carb Recipe Quick And Easy Recipe

Ingredients Convert to Metric

  • 1 1/2 cup animal cracker cookies
  • 1/2 (6 oz.) package cheddar or original flavor goldfish crackers (about 1-1/2 cups)
  • 1 cup dried tart cherries
  • 1 cup dry roasted peanuts


Put animal crackers, goldfish crackers, dried cherries, and peanuts in a large mixing bowl. Carefully stir with a spoon.

Store in a tightly covered container at room temperature.


Honey-roasted peanuts or other nuts can be used in place of the dry roasted peanuts. For special occasions, some candy-coated chocolate pieces can also be added to the mix.

Serving suggestions are not included in the nutritional analysis.


As a food gift, jar or package and tie with a bow!

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