Cheesy broomsticks make a fun savoury snack for Halloween celebrations. Made with only 3 ingredients, these clever little treats are so easy! The kids are going to love making them and eating them too. Serve with vegetable dips and sauces. This recipe makes 12 broomsticks in a batch, but double the quantities if you'd like to make more or you're catering for more people. These cheesy broomsticks are so simple to make, plus they only take 10 mins to whip up. Make them as a spooky snack this Halloween and let the kids have a bit of fun with them! They'll love getting stuck in and helping make them and they'll also love playing around with them before eating them after, which makes them a really fun and easy choice.
Watch how to make Cheesy broomsticks
- 6 slices Dairylea cheese
- 12 pretzel sticks
- 12 chives
Carefully slice each Dairylea square in half. Cut ‘fringing’ three-quarters of the way up each piece of cheese to create the bristles.
Wrap a slice of cheese round the end of a pretzel stick and carefully separate the bristles. Secure the cheese to the pretzels with chives.
Top tip for making Cheesy broomsticks
These broomsticks are best served on the day they're made. Store in the fridge.