With 4th of July coming up, we have been on the hunt for all kinds of patriotic recipes! You are going to love these patriotic pretzel bites! They’re easy to make and very simple, but such a great recipe for kids! These pretzel bites are sure to be a hit. Are you following me on Pinterest yet?
4th of July Desserts
These homemade pretzel bites are the perfect patriotic recipe for the upcoming holidays! These pretzel bites put a fun twist on one of our favorite snacks – pretzels! Kids will love how fun these are, while being the perfect combination of sweet and salty.
pretzel bites recipe
We made these patriotic pretzel bites with the kids recently to try out, and we all loved them! They’re definitely a fun way to celebrate 4th of July and enjoy an easy simple treat. They won’t go to waste, that’s for sure!
how to make patriotic pretzel bites
Pretzels are one of our favorite snacks in our house. The only thing better than pretzels, is fun patriotic pretzels! These pretzel bites are so much fun and so sweet and salty too! They might be simple and easy, but don’t let that mislead you as they are quite good! These will be gone faster than you’d believe! These are a GREAT snack for 4th of July celebration parties – especially if you expect lots of kids to be there. They are going to love these!
I love how easy this pretzel bite recipe is, too! It’s as easy as melting some candy on top and sticking on the M&M candies. Be sure to scroll down below to get the full recipe for these homemade pretzel bites.
If you have a little mini chef in your family – this is the perfect recipe for kids to help in the kitchen with! They’ll love helping putting the candy melts on and arranging M&M candies to look like flags and flowers!
homemade pretzel bites
You do have to let these set for about 10 minutes so the candy melts can harden, however. You might have an ooey gooey mess if you don’t! But you’ll be glad you waited when you bite into this perfect mix of sweet and salty.
I know you want to get to this recipe, so I won’t keep you waiting much longer! You’re going to love these patriotic pretzel bites.
Enjoy these fun patriotic pretzel bites! Be sure to let me know how your pretzel bites recipe turned out – I love to see them!
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Love this pretzel bites recipe as much as we did? Try some of our other favorite independence day ideas, like this Red White & Blue Layer Cake Recipe.
Or maybe this delicious Strawberry Blueberry Cloud Cake!
Or these Watermelon Rice Krispie Treats Recipe.
Patriotic Pretzel Bites Recipe
- 1 bag Square pretzels
- 1 bag Red, white, and blue M&M candies
- 1 cup White candy melts
- Preheat the oven to 200 degrees and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
- Line rows of square pretzels on the baking sheet in rows. Put a white candy melt in the center of each pretzel. Then, place the tray in the oven for 2 minutes, or until the candy melts are soft, watching carefully.
- To arrange M&M candies to look like a flag, place them at a 45 degree angle. To arrange M&M candies to look like a flower, place them flat down starting with the center and going around.
- Allow them to sit for roughly 10 minutes to harden. Enjoy!
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