Thursday, September 6, 2012

Pickle Boats

I love how that sounds “pickle boats”.
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We made them for snack, as well as orange boats,
but that doesn’t sound as funky.
Here’s the recipe -
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Building the snack gave us an opportunity to talk about the different parts of the boat;
hull, mast and sail.
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It was much easier to insert the pretzel into the orange than the dill pickle.
I used processed sliced cheese cut into little triangles and they stuck easily to the pretzel.
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More children chose oranges over pickles but they all enjoyed the cheese and pretzels.
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