The holidays are literally RIGHT around the corner Sweets Squad and you know what that means, holiday baking! Cookies, sprinkles, cupcakes, oh my! We simply could not be any more excited. After all Sweets & Treats are kind of our thing around here. Don’t even get us started on those holiday parties! It might only be November but we couldn’t resist jumping right in with these Merry & Bright Sprinkled Chocolate Christmas Pretzels.
Just a few weeks ago we launched November’s monthly sprinkle mix kit Merry & Bright. It just might be our favorite kit yet. Can we just swoon over these colors a moment here? Ahhh…in case you missed the launch you can find more info here and the kit is available to purchase here, but only in the month of November! Each kit comes with 12 different sprinkles/blends + mixing bags and a cute little spoon to get you started. You can start with the blends in the kit or make your own! Chocolate pretzels are a staple around the holidays. And we couldn’t think of a better way to play with our mix kit then covering them in Merry & Bright sprinkles.
To make these yummy Merry & Bright Chocolate Covered pretzels you only need a few things.
- pretzel rods
- melting chocolate (colored optional)
To make the pretzels simply melt the melting chocolate in a small bowl. We like to use a spoon to spoon the chocolate over the rod instead of dipping. Much easier! Then gently tap the pretzels on the side of the bowl until the excess chocolate has dripped back into the bowl. Gently scrape the bottom side along the bowl to get any additional off before placing on parchment lined baking pan to set. To make our pretty color palette of pretzels we covered half the pretzels in the Merry & Bright sprinkle mix and half the pretzels in the Merry & Modern sugar crystals mix, both included in the Mix Kit.
Then to add more colors we simple colored pretzels in each of the single colors that come with the kit. You could have a little fun mixing other combos here if you would like!
So simple yet they come together so great! We really just can’t get enough.
The best part, we barely made a dent in our mix kit sprinkles. After covering a whole bag of pretzels in sprinkles we still have so many to go around for other treats! Don’t forget, we also have the Merry & Bright + Merry & Modern sweet sprinkle mixes available separately.
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