Cook's Corner

Cheese and Apple Pirate Ships

Cheese and apple pirate ships.


1 apple

8 to 10 pretzel sticks

8 to 10 ounces low-fat cheddar cheese, such as Colby-Jack or mozzarella


  1. Cut apple into 8 to 10 slices.
  2. Cut cheese into squares or triangles.
  3. Put an apple slice on a plate or napkin.
  4. Put 1 pretzel stick above the apple slice to make the mast of the ship.
  5. Put 1 or 2 cheese slices on top of or next to the pretzel to make the sail(s).

Makes 4 to 5 servings

Safety tip: To prevent injuries, an adult should slice ingredients.