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Easy Peanut Butter Pretzels

 Easy Peanut Butter Pretzels
Add a wonderful tastes to pretzels with peanut butter! The not-to-sweet flavor will impress everyone that tries these treats.—Jeannie Berry, Perrysville, Ohio
2 ServingsPrep: 15 min. + cooling

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup peanut butter chips
  • 3/4 to 1 teaspoon shortening
  • 8 pretzel rods
  • Assorted sprinkles, optional

Directions

  • In a 1-cup microwave-safe bowl, combine peanut butter chips and
  • shortening. Microwave, uncovered, at 50% power until melted,
  • stirring every 15-30 seconds. Dip pretzels in peanut butter mixture.
  • Place on waxed paper and dust with sprinkles if desired. Cool
  • completely.
  • Yield: 2 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (4 each) equals 367 calories, 15 g fat (6 g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 592 mg sodium, 48 g carbohydrate, 5 g fiber, 12 g protein.