These pink dipped and embellished pretzels are good for a Valentine’s Day deal with for teenagers as a result of they’re really easy to make. We love making these straightforward Valentine’s Day Pretzels to provide to particular family and friends. Children could make them distinctive by including particular sprinkles on prime of the chocolate. This Valentines deal with is straightforward and enjoyable to make and tastes crunchy, candy and scrumptious!
Pink Pretzels for Valentines
Dipping and adorning pretzel rods have been a vacation favourite at my home. Valentine’s Day lends itself so simply to pretzel decorations because of all of the enjoyable sprinkles you could find together with hearts and extra.
One of many causes we actually love this straightforward pretzel thought is that the youngsters may be concerned with practically each step! That offers me as mother an opportunity to be a participant as a substitute of doing the whole lot myself. Let’s make Valentines pretzel rods collectively…
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Substances Wanted for Dipped Pretzel Rods with Sweet Melts
Soften Sweet Melts for Dipping Valentine Pretzels
Add the sweet melts to a microwavable bowl. We used pink sweet melts, however you possibly can use different colours together with combining colours just like the white/cream sweet melts and crimson to make a brighter pink coloration. In case you are selecting to make a number of colours, every will want its personal bowl.
- In a microwave, soften the sweet melts in a glass dish at 50% energy.
- Begin with a minute, then stir.
- If not melted easily after 1 minute, repeat in 30 second intervals.
Can You Soften Chocolate Chips for Dipping Valentine Pretzels?
You possibly can substitute semi-sweet chocolate chips for sweet melts you probably have these available! In actual fact, any sort of meltable chocolate or chocolate chip will work. We desire the sweet melts simply because it brings extra of the Valentine colours: white, pink and crimson to the dipped Valentine pretzels, however you possibly can simply use extra colourful sprinkles to brighten.
Observe the melting directions above for those who use chocolate chips.
Instructions for Making Dipping Valentine Pretzels
Cowl an space of your working house with wax paper or parchment paper that you’ll use to let the dipped pretzels cool. You need to use a wire rack, however now we have discovered that finally ends up being fairly messy beneath and finest to make use of wax paper or parchment paper there to catch the surplus chocolate or sweet melts.
Dip the pretzel rod or conventional pretzel form into the nice and cozy sweet soften or melted chocolate and transfer it round till the specified quantity of sweet has coated the pretzel. I like this technique as a result of we aren’t masking your complete pretzel so there’s a “deal with” to your fingers to remain out of the mess.
Faucet the pretzel on the sting of the bowl to let extra sweet/chocolate to drip off and place dipped pretzel on wax paper.
Adorning Dipped Pretzel Rods
Seize your favourite sprinkles…
Wait. I don’t have any coronary heart formed sprinkles…
Shhh…don’t inform the youngsters! We’re going to use what now we have available right here on the home that are some fairly pink, crimson and white sprinkles that may make it really feel very Valentine’s Day with the pink sweet dip.
It would be best to add the sprinkles and sweet ornament to the dipped pretzels straight away whereas the sweet hasn’t cooled utterly permitting them to stay.
The wax paper will deal with the overflow sweet mess.
Add sprinkles earlier than chocolate hardens.
Cook dinner Time
- 1 bag of pretzels or pretzel rods
- 1 bag sweet melts (we used pink)
- Sprinkles – Valentine selection
- Place sweet melts in microwave-safe bowl – preserving colours separate if desired.
- Microwave at 50% energy for 1 minute.
- Repeat with 30 second intervals till melted absolutely.
- Dip the ends of pretzel rods or pretzels into the melted combination.
- Faucet off further sweet coating.
- Lay on wax or parchment paper.
- Embellish with sprinkles earlier than sweet dipping cools.
The best way to Give Valentine Pretzels as a Present
These pretzels are so cute packaged for Valentine’s Day treats. Simply place in a deal with bag and add enjoyable ribbon.
Truthfully, the toughest a part of this scrumptious edible craft isn’t consuming them earlier than giving them away!
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