These turkey pretzel bites are a fun treat to make for kids for Thanksgiving or any party or celebration meal. They are really easy and only take a few ingredients and a few minutes to make.

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Turkey Pretzel Bites Recipe


Bretzels twists
Milk Duds or Rolos
Reese pieces
Corn candy
Candy eyes

Preheat the oven to 300 degrees. Line baking sheets with parchment paper or baking mat. Place the pretzel twists on parchment paper, salted side down. Make sure all the pretzels are facing the same direction for easy decoration.

Turkey pretzel bites. One of my favorite Thanksgiving treats for kids and adults.


The front of the turkey is the side of the pretzel which has both rounded ends. Place a Rolo or Milk Dud in the center of each pretzel. Either it will work, it just takes a little longer for the Milk Duds to soften in the oven.

Place the baking sheet in the oven. Cook the pretzels with Rolos for 1 minute or the pretzels with Milk Duds for 3 minutes. Remove from the oven.

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Now is the time to decorate the turkeys. For each softened Rolo or Milk Dud, add two candy eyes for the eyes and a piece of Reese (turned lengthwise) for the nose. Place three candy beans along the back for the tail.