Spicy Ranch Oyster Crackers

This addictive snack is an amalgamation of several different oyster cracker recipes in an effort to spice things up.


  • 2 bags oyster crackers
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 packet Ranch dressing mix
  • 1 Tbsp red pepper flakes*
  • 2 tsp chili powder*
  • 1 tsp cayenne pepper*

*Adjust spices to taste


  • Preheat oven to 225°
  • Pour oil into measuring cup. Add Ranch dressing mix and spices. Stir well.
  • Put oyster crackers in a bowl or large plastic bag. Pour oil mixture over the crackers; stir well or shake bag to mix until uniformly covered.
  • Spread oyster crackers on a baking sheet in an even layer.
  • Bake for 15 minutes.