Chocolate-Coated Pretzels

Total Time

Prep: 15 min. + standing


5-6 dozen

Updated: May. 06, 2023
These pretty pretzels are simple to make and are great gifts any time of the year. —Virginia Chronic, Robinson, Illinois


  • 1 to 1-1/4 pounds white and/or milk chocolate candy coating, coarsely chopped
  • 1 package (8 ounces) miniature pretzels
  • Nonpariels, colored jimmies and colored sugar, optional


  1. In a microwave, melt half of candy coating at a time; stir until smooth. Dip pretzels in candy coating; allow excess to drip off. Place on waxed paper; let stand until almost set. Garnish as desired; let stand until set.

Nutrition Facts

3 each: 134 calories, 5g fat (5g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 140mg sodium, 21g carbohydrate (13g sugars, 0 fiber), 1g protein.