Health meal, low carbs meals, keto meal
in

Everything Bagel Bits

Everything Bagel Bits Recipe

Advertisements

Welcome to our fun and flavorful snack recipes section! Today, we’re sharing a simple and tasty recipe for Everything Bagel Bits. These crunchy oyster crackers are coated with melted butter, everything bagel seasoning, and parmesan cheese, making them a perfect snack for any occasion. Let’s get started!

Advertisements
Advertisements
Advertisements
Advertisements

Ingredients

  • 1 (12 oz) box oyster crackers
  • 3/4 cup butter, melted
  • 1/2 cup everything bagel seasoning
  • 1/3 cup grated parmesan cheese

Instructions

Step 1: Prepare the Oven

  1. Preheat Oven: Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C). Line a large baking sheet with parchment paper or a silicone baking mat.

Step 2: Combine Ingredients

  1. Mix Butter and Seasoning: In a large mixing bowl, combine the melted butter, everything bagel seasoning, and grated parmesan cheese. Stir until well combined.
  2. Add Oyster Crackers: Add the oyster crackers to the bowl and gently toss to coat them evenly with the butter mixture.

Step 3: Bake the Crackers

  1. Spread on Baking Sheet: Spread the coated oyster crackers in an even layer on the prepared baking sheet.
  2. Bake: Bake in the preheated oven for 15-20 minutes, stirring halfway through, until the crackers are golden brown and crispy.

Step 4: Cool and Serve

  1. Cool Completely: Remove the baking sheet from the oven and let the crackers cool completely on the baking sheet.
  2. Serve and Enjoy: Once cooled, transfer the Everything Bagel Bits to a serving bowl or store them in an airtight container. Enjoy your crunchy and flavorful snack!

Cooking Notes and Tips

  • Butter: Use unsalted butter to control the saltiness of the snack. If using salted butter, reduce the amount of everything bagel seasoning slightly.
  • Tossing: Make sure to toss the crackers gently to avoid breaking them.
  • Baking: Keep an eye on the crackers as they bake to prevent them from burning. They should be golden brown and crispy.

Variations

Spicy Everything Bagel Bits

Add a pinch of cayenne pepper or red pepper flakes to the butter mixture for a spicy kick.

Advertisements
Advertisements

Garlic Parmesan Bagel Bits

Add 1 teaspoon of garlic powder to the butter mixture for extra garlic flavor.

Advertisements

Ranch Everything Bagel Bits

Mix 1 tablespoon of dry ranch seasoning into the butter mixture for a tangy twist.

Advertisements

Herbed Bagel Bits

Add 1 teaspoon of dried herbs such as rosemary, thyme, or oregano to the butter mixture for a herby flavor.

Advertisements

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Can I make these bagel bits ahead of time?

Yes, you can make these bagel bits a day or two in advance. Store them in an airtight container at room temperature.

How do I store leftovers?

Store any leftover bagel bits in an airtight container at room temperature for up to 1 week.

Can I freeze these bagel bits?

Yes, you can freeze the bagel bits. Place them in a single layer on a baking sheet to freeze, then transfer to a freezer-safe container or bag. Freeze for up to 3 months. Thaw at room temperature before serving.

What can I serve with these bagel bits?

These bagel bits are delicious on their own but can also be served as a crunchy topping for salads, soups, or dips.

How can I make the bagel bits healthier?

Use whole grain oyster crackers and reduce the amount of butter. You can also use a light butter or a butter substitute to cut down on calories.

Everything Bagel Bits are a fun and flavorful snack that’s perfect for any occasion. With their crunchy texture and savory seasoning, they’re sure to be a hit. Enjoy making and sharing these delicious bagel bits with your family and friends!

Explore More Recipes

If you loved this Everything Bagel Bits recipe, be sure to check out our other fun and flavorful snack recipes. Happy cooking!

Advertisements

Advertisements