m&m and chocolate dipped pretzels

This is the last Christmas treat I'll share...I swear it!

Come rain, come sleet, come snow, come hail, these dipped pretzels never fail!

I am so addicted to these! I love the sweet/salty combination. There really is no detailed recipe for these. All you need is a bag of mini pretzels, a package of chocolate (or white chocolate) almond bark, and a big package of m&ms.

Melt the almond bark on low, stirring until melted. Crush the m&ms in a big ziploc bag and pour them into a bowl. Dip the pretzels into the melted chocolate and then roll them in the crushed m&ms. Place on wax paper or a cooling rack until completely cooled.


My daughter ended up dipping most of these and had such a fun time. She also dipped a few in crushed peppermint candies and those were also fabulous.


I also wanted to take a moment and thank Kallay for the darling award!

I am supposed to list 10 things that make me happy.

one. my family
two. pink trees in the springtime
three. aprons
four. daisies
five. fresh baked bread
six. a surprise Christmas card from a bloggy friend
seven. a warm fire on a cold night
eight. handmade ornaments hanging on the tree
nine. chocolate fudge
ten. the color pink
Can I cheat and list eleven? Good. Eleven. Coffee...really great coffee.

I am also supposed to list 10 blogs that make me happy. Honestly, it would be impossible to narrow my list to ten. Can I list 300? :0)

All of my holiday fun has left me feeling a bit under the weather. I fixed myself up a big bowl of spicy stir fry for dinner with plenty of healthy veggies and I'm hoping it helps!

Have a lovely weekend!



Jill said...

You can never post too many treats! I just recently found your blog and I am enjoying all the holiday treat posts! :)

Angie's Recipes said...

Jill was right! You could never post too many sweet treats! The chocolate covered pretzels are super for any days!

Randi Troxell said...

these look awesome.. and im with them too... never too many good treats... EVER!!!!

hope you are enjoying your holiday wkend!!!!

KennyT said...

I like pretzels covered with chocolate, haha, your goodies always make me drool!

Chef E said...

Lovin the chocolate pretzels! I of course would eat my computer if it had chocolate...

kallay said...

Hooray for pink trees! I second that! Also, New Year's is right around the corner! I vote more treats!!! :D

Katy ~ said...

Good idea about the crushed M&M's; I hadn't seen that before so now, of course, I'm going to have copy it. Very pretty indeed!

I'm thinking these would be cute on Valentine's Day. Got to plan ahead.

Joanne said...

really good coffee hits the spot for me as well. :D

There is definitely no such thing as too many Christmas treats! I always want ideas for more. I love chocolate-covered pretzels. They are actually an addiction of mine so I'm not allowed to have them around lol. I love the decorations on these. So festive.

TKW said...

My kids are gonna love these!!!!

Heidi said...

These look so good. I love chocolate and pretzels together. Hope you start feeling better soon!!

Connie Weiss said...

We did some of these...but the pretzel sticks and it was a HUGE hit!

So perfect for small hands to do.

Merry Christmas!

Kate said...

These look delicious! I have never thought of crushing M & Ms.....hmmmm....great idea.

Claudia said...

Oh ...goood coffee... h a warm fire on a cold night.... and oh my yes - the sweetest, saltiest most del3ctable pretzels. Perfect.

Jenn said...

I like treats! Keep 'em coming. ;-D

There's just something about salty treats and chocolate that just taste great together. It's a match made in treats heaven.

Faith said...

I hope you and yours had a fantastic Christmas, Kim! Oooh, chocolate covered pretzels are delish! Great idea with the crushed peppermint candy too!

nora@ffr said...

wow those choc filled pretzels sound magnificent!! my kids gonna adore them!! hope ye had a wonderful Christmas!! :)

Dajana said...

As far as I'm concerned you can continue posting holiday treats cause I'd feel in good company. I still have plenty left.
Chocolate covered prezels, yummy!
Happy Holidays!

girlichef said...

Oh, I know I would love these. Chocolate covered pretzels are so addicting!! And I can just taste them dipped in peppermint...awesome! Hope your and your family had a wonderful Christmas :D

Adam said...

Whew, good thing you snuck in eleven... coffee always deserves to be on that list :)

Chocolate dipped pretzels.... just be careful with those. Keep a lock on the jar so they don't disappear in one football game :)

Alicia, The Snowflake said...

Oooh...those sound yummy! You share as many treats as you want my friend. I enjoy them all (well at least reading about them ;)

Chow and Chatter said...

oh wow they look awesome!

doggybloggy said...

I can see the lure - what a perfect combination

Velva said...

You can never post to many holiday treats.
I am with you the sweet and salty combination is addicting. I received some chocolate dipped pretzels from a friend and I just kept eating them :-)

Happy Holidays! Looking forward to your blog posts in 2010.

Stephanie said...

Oh, I must make these NEXT year! ;-) Well, maybe I'll have to test them a couple of times before Christmas comes around again!

I've done plain chocolate dipped pretzels... but, you had me at M&M's!!! :-D YUM!

momstheword said...

Oh man.....that sounds sooo yummy!!! You mixed some of my favorite treats!

Cindi @ Moomette's Magnificents said...

Visiting from SITS! Those pretzels look divine - I'm not sure where to get the almond bark though!

Happy New Year!

Moomette's last post: Best of Moomette’s Magnificents Blog Posts 2009

Natashya KitchenPuppies said...

I love salty and sweet too. Wonderful!

Amehlia Digital ! ® said...

Hello! Olá!
Your blog is 10!! :D
Happy 2010!
Feliz 2010!

Kisses/ Beijos!
Vinni/ Brasil

Sook said...

First time here. I found your blog on foodbuzz and I love it! Those pretzels look so great!

Tia said...

these look pretty freaking fantastic. like what you'd buy in a gourmet store!

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