They’re no stranger to the snacking world, but the Cheetos brand is launching a new treat in a category you’ve never found them in before.
New Cheetos Pretzels kicks a traditional wheat pretzel up a notch by adding Cheetos dust in two flavors: Cheetos Pretzels Cheddar and Cheetos Pretzels Flamin’ Hot.
The pretzels are hitting stores nationwide now in celebration of National Pretzel Month in October. They’re priced at $2.49 for a 3-ounce bag and $5.69 for a 10-ounce bag.
While this is the first pretzel from Cheetos, this is far from the first time the brand has done some “cheetle-fying” — as they call it — of other foods.
There’s been everything from Cheetos popcorn to Cheetos Mac ‘N Cheese, which is still available in stores in three flavors. Made with “Chester’s Top-Secret Seasoning” and corkscrew pasta noodles inspired by his tail, flavors include Bold & Cheesy, Flamin’ Hot and Cheesy Jalapeño.
If you really love Flamin’ Hot Cheetos, you can even dress as them for Halloween with two different costumes from Spirit Halloween.
You can either go as an actual Cheeto with the Cheetos Flamin’ Hot Cheetoes Costume or as a bag, thanks to the Cheetos Flamin’ Hot Bag Costume. Both come with a pair of sunglasses. They’re each priced at $39.99.
You can also make Cheetos a part of your Thanksgiving celebrations with this Flamin’ Hot Cheetos turkey recipe that calls for pulverizing Cheetos in a food processor before coating your turkey in the crumbs. The result is a crunchy turkey with a hint of heat that is sure to stand out on your Thanksgiving table.
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