Total TimePrep: 10 min. Bake: 1-1/4 hours
- 1 cup vegetable oil
- 1 envelope ranch salad dressing mix
- 1 teaspoon garlic salt
- 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper
- 1 pound (12 cups) pretzel sticks
- In a small bowl, combine the oil, dressing mix, garlic salt and cayenne. Divide pretzels between two ungreased 15x10x1-in. baking pans. Pour oil mixture over pretzels; stir to coat.
- Bake at 200° for 1-1/4 to 1-1/2 hours or until golden brown, stirring occasionally. Cool completely. Store in an airtight container.
Nutrition Facts3/4 cup: 236 calories, 15g fat (2g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 690mg sodium, 24g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 1g fiber), 3g protein.
Dec 31, 2018
I love this recipe! I make a huge batch for Christmas gifts- but I do use the larger pretzel logs or rods. Sometimes I add oyster crackers for a mix of texture.
Dec 24, 2018
Used pretzel nuggets and added more cayenne along with onion powder and black pepper because we like spicy. Easy and delicious!
Jan 2, 2017
These are great little snacks. They certainly are a hit with my spice loving family.
Dec 7, 2014
These are Awesome made as is. I made them for a party last night and everyone raved about them and they want the recipe.
Nov 2, 2014
These look like normal pretzels and then give the mouth a wonderful suprize!
Feb 16, 2014
These are great- and addicting. Nice flavor, and you can control the "heat" bu adjusting the cayenne pepper. Be sure to bake all the way, or an extra 10 min if not all the seasoning is absorbed. At Christmas, I make these using pretzel logs and package them as gifts. Super easy.
Jan 25, 2013
Great....a hit at all my parties. Teens as well as adults love these pretzels and so easy to make. Rone
Dec 21, 2011
WOW, AMAZING, Whats in these, Can I have the recipe, Can I have the left overs.I've made these 5 times, they disappear right away. They are so easy to make and a hit everytime.
Nov 28, 2011
They do get spicier the next day!
Aug 3, 2010
This is a great recipe. I did not have packaged ranch dressing on hand, so I used two tablespoons of Penzeys buttermilk ranch dressing base.