Ritz Crackers Nutrition Facts

Calories, fat, protein, and carbohydrate values for Ritz Crackers.


There are 16 calories in Ritz Crackers.


Nutrition Facts
Ritz Crackers
Serving Size:


cracker (3.3 grams)

Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 6.9
Calories 16

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 0.8 grams

Saturated Fat 0.2 grams

Trans Fat 0 grams
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.4 grams
Monounsaturated Fat 0.2 grams

Sodium 29 milligrams

Potassium 3.9 milligrams

Total Carbohydrates 2.1 grams

Dietary Fiber 0.1 grams

Sugars 0.3 grams
Protein 0.2 grams




Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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How long would it take to burn off 15 KCal?
Walking (3mph) 4 minutes
Running (6mph) 2 minutes
Bicycling (10mph) 2 minutes
Values estimated based on person weighing 140 lbs.

What kind of crackers is Ritz?

The original style crackers are disc-shaped, lightly salted, and approximately 46 millimetres (1.8 in) in diameter.. Each cracker has seven perforations and a finely scalloped edge. Today, the Ritz cracker brand is owned by Mondelēz International.

Ritz Crackers.

Introduced 1934
Website www.ritzcrackers.com

Why are they called Ritz crackers?

In 1935, at the height of the Great Depression, Stern had one weekend to come up with a marketing gimmick to compete with Sunshine Biscuits’ most successful cracker. Inspired by the circular label inside his hat, he debuted a blue circle with a four letter word in yellow lettering: Ritz.

What do they put in Ritz crackers?

Quote from Youtube:: According to io9 is cream of tartar a powdered acid that's produced as part of the wine. Making. Process since cream of tartar comes from grapes it has a fruity flavor that infuses the crackers.

Are Ritz butter crackers?

Our Favorite Butter Cracker: Ritz

They’re toasty, buttery, and seasoned throughout (instead of just on the top) but not in a way that would overpower whatever toppings or dips you’d enjoy with them.

Why do Ritz crackers taste so good?

The secret, according to iO9, is the cream of tartar, a powdered acid that’s produced as part of the winemaking process. Since cream of tartar comes from grapes, it has a fruity flavor that infuses the crackers and makes them taste vaguely like apples.

Are Ritz crackers healthy?

Ritz Crackers are not the healthiest snack. The first ingredient is processed white flour, and most flavors have 0g of fiber. They also have refined vegetable oils, added sugar, and high fructose corn syrup. Ritz Crackers were also banned in some countries in the past due to containing trans fat.

How do you eat the RITZ?

My classic, go-to snack has always been RITZ Crackers paired with cream cheese. I pretty much lived on this stuff as a bedtime snack when I was a child.

Smoked Salmon, Cucumber and Cream Cheese Cracker:

  1. Spread cream cheese onto crackers.
  2. Add a slice of cucumber.
  3. Add a piece of smoked salmon on top.
  4. Add arugula.

Why do Ritz crackers taste different?

Ritz Crackers

The flavor too is noticeably less buttery than it once was, maybe they went on the cheap with whatever oil or shortening they use.” User stratosplay chimed in to confirm, saying, “This is a byproduct of lowering the moisture count in the crackers. It makes the shelf-life longer, but they crumble easier.