Easy Peanut Butter Pretzels

Total Time

Prep: 15 min. + cooling


2 servings

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
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


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


  1. 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.

Nutrition Facts

4 each: 367 calories, 15g fat (6g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 592mg sodium, 48g carbohydrate (13g sugars, 5g fiber), 12g protein.