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Monster Munchies

 Monster Munchies
Magically transform squash or pumpkin seeds into a spellbinding snack with ranch salad dressing mix.
4 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 30 min.


  • 1 cup seeds from freshly cut squash or pumpkin, washed and dried
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 to 2 tablespoons ranch salad dressing mix


  • In a skillet, saute seeds in oil for 5 minutes or until lightly
  • browned. Using a slotted spoon, transfer seeds to an ungreased
  • 15-in. x 10-in. x 1-in. baking pan. Sprinkle with salad dressing
  • mix; stir to coat. Spread in a single layer. Bake at 325° for
  • 10-15 minutes or until crisp. Store in an airtight container for up
  • to 3 weeks. Yield: 1 cup.