RITZ Spaghetti Squash Brains

When you need a slightly scary appetizer for Halloween, try these fun appetizer bites that resemble brains. Served with pasta sauce for blood, they're also very tasty!

Let's whip it up

Prep time:

0 min

Total time:

0 min



Ingredient list

  • 2 tsp. olive oil
  • 1 cup baked spaghetti squash  strands
  • ½ cup shredded low-moisture part-skim mozzarella cheese
  • 1 Tbsp. shredded Parmesan cheese
  • 24 RITZ Crackers
  • ¼ cup vodka sauce
  • ¼ small red pepper, cut into 24 short thin strips

Nutrition facts

Recipe Tips


Heat oil in small skillet on medium heat.  Add squash; cook 2 to 3 min. or until heated through, stirring frequently.


Add cheeses; mix well.  Cover skillet; remove from heat. Let stand 2 min. or until cheeses are melted.  Meanwhile, heat vodka sauce.


Top crackers with vodka sauce.  Use fork to add spaghetti squash to crackers, twirling squash into mounds on tops of crackers.  Add pepper strips to resemble brains as shown in photo.