M&M Pretzel Treats

These pretzels are one of my favorite holiday treats – and they are so easy to make.  They taste just like chocolate covered pretzels, but are much less work! Plus, by using red and green M&M’s they can be festive as well as cute for the holidays. Of course, you can use different color M&M’s for a different look, as well as other types of Hershey kisses for a different flavor. These really cannot be easier to make, and are a great recipe to make with kids.

M&M Pretzel Treats

Ingredients:
Square pretzels
Hershey kisses or hugs
M&M’s

Directions:
Preheat the oven to 170 degrees. Unwrap the kisses and place aside.

On a baking sheet, spread out the pretzel squares. Place an unwrapped Hershey kiss on each pretzel. Place in the warm oven for 4-6 minutes, until the kiss is softened, yet still holds its shape. (White chocolate will melt more quickly than milk chocolate).

Remove from the oven, and place an M&M on top of the kiss. (If you are anal-rententive like myself, make sure the M is down 😉 ).

Let cool for 10 minutes, than transfer to the refrigerator or freezer until the chocolate is set.

Source: FamilyFun.com

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8 Responses to M&M Pretzel Treats

  1. Liz says:

    I love this sweet and salty combination! Yours look great!

  2. Tes says:

    Wow this recipe looks so fun and very nice combo of flavour. Anything with m&m would be my son’s favourite 🙂

  3. Elizabeth says:

    These look wonderful and like they would be easy enough for even the youngest helpers. I know my kids will love trying these out. Thanks!

  4. Adora's Box says:

    My brother brought some M&M’s with pretzels inside from the US and my son just loved it. This is such a good idea. Chocolate goes so well with salt.

  5. Annie says:

    Wow, I am really excited about this recipe! They look so cute but are so easy!

  6. I found the next girls night snack!

    • Chrissy says:

      Ahh yes, they would be perfect for girl’s night! I’ve also had some that are pretzels, topped with a rolo and then a pecan…totally delicious as well!

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