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Fourth of July Patriotic Pretzels

Your picnic or barbecue will be perfect with chocolate Fourth of July patriotic pretzels that look like flags! Easy and fun red white and blue dessert.

fourth of july patriotic pretzelsIf you’re planning a Memorial Day or red white and blue get together, these Fourth of July patriotic pretzels are a great snack or dessert to have! Resembling small flags they are easy to make and the salty and sweet flavors are just so yummy. Perfect to make with your kids you only need a few ingredients to make them, it doesn’t require any cooking on the stove, and are fairly inexpensive to create (which is great if you’re on a budget and serving a large crowd). You can order everything you need online (my kind of shopping), and can even use them as table centerpieces by placing them into mason jars like you see here…so cute!!

Here’s what you need to make these Fourth of July patriotic pretzels

  1. Pretzel rods
  2. Wilton melts: red white blue colors
  3. Star sprinkles
  4. Mason jars to use as centerpieces, put glass beads or raffia at bottom for added cuteness

Fourth of July Patriotic Pretzels

This is such an easy fourth of July party food because there aren’t many ingredients, they are cheap to buy, and the kids can even help you make these snacks.

You can decorate them as you wish but this is an easy way to make your pretzel flags of sorts.

If you’re looking for other fourth of July party foods here are a few other favorites that have gone over well:

  1. No soak Instant Pot baked beans
  2. How to bake crispy chicken wings
  3. Slow cooker teriyaki chicken wings

Here is the printable recipe

Fourth of July Patriotic Pretzels

Your picnic or barbecue will be perfect with chocolate Fourth of July patriotic pretzels that look like flags! Easy and fun red white and blue dessert. 
Course Appetizer, Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword chocolate, pretzels
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 12
Calories 1kcal
Author The Typical Mom

Ingredients

  • 1 pkg pretzel rods
  • 1 pkg candy melts drizzle pouch
  • 3 pkgs chocolate melts red white and blue candy discs
  • 1 pkg candy star sprinkles

Instructions

  • Melt the white and red chocolate candy melts in separate bowls in the microwave (30 sec. at a time stirring in between until melted)
  • Dip pretzel rods about halfway into the melted chocolate, some in white and some in red, put on parchment paper to harden.
  • Melt the blue chocolate the same way and dip each pretzel into it about halfway down the red and white chocolate, immediately sprinkle white stars on to the blue chocolate while still wet. Let harden.
  • Heat the drizzle pouch and put white strips on the red part of the pretzels.
  • Put some red melted chocolate into a baggie, snip off corner, and pipe red stripes on white part of pretzels.
Nutrition Facts
Fourth of July Patriotic Pretzels
Amount Per Serving (3 oz)
Calories 1
% Daily Value*
Sodium 1mg0%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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