Baby carrot slices create the fish scales, and pieces of pimento make the eyes and mouths of these 'gold fish' bites.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
20 mins
total:
20 mins
Servings:
8
Yield:
8 servings
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Ingredients

8
Original recipe yields 8 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Spread crackers with cream cheese spread.

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  • Top with overlapping rows of carrot slices as shown in photo.

  • Cut small piece off each pimento piece. Add smaller pimento pieces to topped crackers for the fishes' eyes, then add remaining pimento pieces for the mouths.

Substitute:

Use green onion slices to make the fish eyes and/or mouths instead of the pimento pieces.

Variations:

Substitute 3 baby English cucumbers or 12 radishes, cut lengthwise, then crosswise in half, for the carrots.

Nutrition Bonus:

Your kids will love these colorfully decorated topped crackers. And, you'll love the fact that they are an excellent source of vitamin A, thanks to the carrots.

Nutrition Facts

100 calories; protein 1.7g 4% DV; carbohydrates 6.6g 2% DV; fat 7.5g 12% DV; cholesterol 15.9mg 5% DV; sodium 125.4mg 5% DV. Full Nutrition

Reviews (2)

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3 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 3
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Rating: 5 stars
06/05/2017
How can you go wrong with this?! I especially like the notes with the alternate suggestions - green onion cucumber radishes... there are loads of possibilities. Imagine a tray of these little guys served out by the pool. YUM! Read More
Rating: 5 stars
10/04/2017
An extremely versatile recipe so in the "spirit" of Halloween I cut the carrots into the shape of pumpkins. Read More