Turkey Pretzel Bites

If you missed a chance to participate in our Turkey Pretzel Bites activity, here is a recipe to enjoy from home!


  • Rolos
  • Pretzels
  • Candy Eyes
  • Candy corn
  • M&Ms or Reese’s Pieces


**If you do not wish to use the oven, disregard oven instructions**

  1. Preheat oven to 300°
  2. Line a baking sheet with aluminum foil or parchment paper.
  3. Place your pretzels on the baking sheet.
  4. Place a Rolo upon each pretzel. Put the oven sheet in the oven for 1 minute or until the chocolate begins to soften.
  5. Place three candy corns into the top of the rolo (like a turkeys feathers). Place on the eyes and use a M&M or Reese’s Pieces as becks for your turkeys.
  6. Enjoy your snack!


Here are some books to enjoy along with this activity:

  • ‘Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving by Dav Pilkey
  • The Great Turkey Walk by Kathleen Karr
  • Turkey by Aaron Carr
  • Turkey Trouble At the National Museum by Ron Roy
  • Nate the Great Talks Turkey by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat