Patriotic Pretzels Recipe


Patriotic Pretzels 2-7

How about some patriotic recipes to kick off your 4th of July? I have some Firecracker Rice Krispies Treats, Patriotic Chocolate Covered Oreos, and now I am sharing some patriotic pretzels which are delicious and red, white, and blue. I have included step by step pictures below the recipe as well as a printable recipe format. You can always PIN THIS RECIPE FOR LATER!

 

 

Patriotic Pretzels 2-6

INGREDIENTS
24 large pretzel twists (I used Snyder’s Old Tyme brand)
2 Tablespoons solid shortening
1/2 cup Wilton royal blue chocolate melts
1/2 cup Wilton white chocolate melts
Red, white and blue jimmies and non pariels
White sugar pearls

DIRECTIONS
1.   Line 2 cookie sheets with wax paper. Set aside.
2.   In a microwave safe bowl, microwave 1 tablespoon shortening for 45 seconds. Add the blue chocolate melts and stir until melted.
3.   Spoon the blue melted chocolate over 12 of the pretzels coating each pretzel evenly. Place on cookie sheet at least 2 inches apart from each other.
4.   Immediately sprinkle your choice of red, white and blue jimmies and sprinkles and white sugar pearls on the pretzels before the chocolate completely hardens.
5.   In a microwave safe bowl, microwave 1 tablespoon shortening for 45 seconds. Add the white chocolate chips/melts and stir until melted.
6.   Spoon the white melted chocolate over the remaining pretzels, coating each pretzel evenly. Place on cookie sheet at least 2 inches apart from each other.
7.   Immediately sprinkle your choice of red, white and blue jimmies and non pariels on the pretzels before the chocolate completely hardens.
8.   Let pretzels “set” on cookie sheets for 30 minutes before serving.
9.   ENJOY!!

Store in an airtight container for up to one week.

 

Print Recipe
4.91 from 11 votes

Patriotic Pretzels Recipe

Ingredients

  • INGREDIENTS
  • 24 large pretzel twists I used Snyder's Old Tyme brand
  • 2 Tablespoons solid shortening
  • 1/2 cup Wilton royal blue chocolate melts
  • 1/2 cup Wilton white chocolate melts
  • Red white and blue jimmies and non pariels
  • White sugar pearls

Instructions

  • DIRECTIONS
  • Line 2 cookie sheets with wax paper. Set aside.
  • In a microwave safe bowl, microwave 1 tablespoon shortening for 45 seconds. Add the blue chocolate melts and stir until melted.
  • Spoon the blue melted chocolate over 12 of the pretzels coating each pretzel evenly. Place on cookie sheet at least 2 inches apart from each other.
  • Immediately sprinkle your choice of red, white and blue jimmies and sprinkles and white sugar pearls on the pretzels before the chocolate completely hardens.
  • In a microwave safe bowl, microwave 1 tablespoon shortening for 45 seconds. Add the white chocolate chips/melts and stir until melted.
  • Spoon the white melted chocolate over the remaining pretzels, coating each pretzel evenly. Place on cookie sheet at least 2 inches apart from each other.
  • Immediately sprinkle your choice of red, white and blue jimmies and non pariels on the pretzels before the chocolate completely hardens.
  • Let pretzels "set" on cookie sheets for 30 minutes before serving.
  • ENJOY!!
  • Store in an airtight container for up to one week.

 

 

Patriotic Pretzels Ingredients

Patriotic Pretzels Process 1

Patriotic Pretzels Process 2

Patriotic Pretzels Process 3

Patriotic Pretzels Process 4

Patriotic Pretzels 2-1


Author: Kat

Kat is a married mom of three kids aged 19, 11, and 8 that lives close to Birmingham, AL. She loves cats, books, cooking, hockey, and watching movies. She is an admitted nerd, comic book lover, action figure & barbie doll collector, blackjack dealer, beginner croupier, and all around queen of the dorks. You can reach her at topkat@katbalogger.com to talk about product reviews, press trips, sponsorships, or brand messaging.

18 thoughts on “Patriotic Pretzels Recipe”

  1. 5 stars
    What a cute idea!!! This is so easy, too, you could change it up depending on the occasion. You know everyone loves pretzels!

  2. 4 stars
    This is a cute idea and easy too. You can also come up with variations on the blue,white and red theme.

  3. 5 stars
    I really like your Patriotic Pretzels Recipe! I like the flavor of salty and sweet together and these really look great for a Summer snack.

  4. 5 stars
    These are great for anytime. Going to make these will the girls for our summer picnic this weekend.

  5. We love pretzels in our house- especially dipped pretzels! I love that this recipe can be worked in a ton of ways for different holidays and parties. I also think our toddler daughter will have a blast making these with us.

  6. 5 stars
    You could really change the colors and make them for any holiday. I think the kids and I may try this when they start winter break. It would be a fun recipe to do with them.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Recipe Rating




This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.