Powered by Blogger.

Monday, March 26, 2012

Chocolate Covered Pretzels


My daughter's school book fair happened last week, and along with that came a "book fair carnival."  The school is small, so to kick off the book fair, one of the biggest grossing events for the PTO, we hold a carnival that includes carnival games, face painting and snacks.  All of this is free, so the parents pitch in to make it a fun event for the kids.  This year, my five year old wanted to help make the snacks, and she chose chocolate covered pretzels.  These are so simple, but the kids love them!  And as a treat, they work wonderfully.  You can use whichever chocolates and toppings you like, but these sprinkles seemed festive enough for a carnival!

Chocolate Covered Pretzels
Makes about 24 pretzels


1 12-ounce package of chocolate chips
1 tablespoon shortening
24 large pretzel sticks
Sprinkles

In a double boiler or in a small bowl over a pot with a small amount of water (the water should not touch the bowl), add the chocolate chips and the shortening.  Turn the heat on medium and stir the chocolate chips occasionally until they are completely melted, and the shortening is incorporated.  Remove from heat.  Using a spoon, ladle chocolate over about 2/3 of the pretzel, letting the excess drip off into the bowl.  Place the chocolate covered pretzel on a cookie sheet lined with wax or parchment paper and scatter sprinkles on the top.  Let sit in a cool, dry spot for at least an hour to let the chocolate set.  Alternatively, you can place the tray in the refrigerator to speed up the setting.

 Subscribe to free updates from The World in My Kitchen


3 comments:

Carrie,  May 28, 2012 at 10:57 PM  
This comment has been removed by a blog administrator.
邓洁 May 30, 2014 at 3:35 AM  

Rolex presented one more thrust to your pretty much wide-spread adopting connected with chanel replica this intelligent check out. With 1930, this Rolex Check out Corporation much better Ruben Harwood's process pattern as a way to encourage the check out to help the wind by mobility in a way. This company likewise much better the capacity on the mainspring to help retail store this gucci replica strength put together by that mobility, empowering this check out running autonomously for as much as 27 time. Rolex's adopting in this technological know-how guided several corporations in order to develop his or her intelligent wristwatches, in addition to tag heuer replica because of the 1960s, intelligent wristwatches were being on the market by means of plenty of makers. This Omega intelligent check out, this Tissot intelligent check out, along with the Invicta intelligent check out usually are burberry replica many well known add ons towards earth connected with intelligent turning wristwatches. Currently, intelligent wristwatches have grown common, in addition to hand turning wristwatches have grown purely curiosities for many. Even so, there may be truly a loaded heritage driving this new technology in addition to dior replica progress in this at this point very common technological know-how.

swiss replica watches January 20, 2015 at 4:46 AM  

For the duration of 1865 Georges Favre-Jacot, in your day from merely Twenty two, produced the possibility that was if you want to after found themselves being typically the central notion of this watch-making saying 'Manufacture', and furnish climb that replica rolex watches uk allows you to Peak trendy watches. Favre-Jacot invented various merchants involved in the watch-making market place collectively according to one house. They supplied available amenities, as well as warmth not to mention, that will buy replica Chloe handbags lasted possible for discount knockoff TAG Heuer watches these particular artisans towards concentrate seen at the style in Replica Hublot watches addition to creating health of their wrist looks after. The specified 'manufacture' was given birth towards. The expression create is a result of the The language language the spot where the term genuinely signifies some 'manufacturing business'. Within typically the watch-making arena 'manufacture' has develop into used to indicate any manufacturer ın which wrist replica audemars piguet rubens barrichello watches watches are prepared practically completely or otherwise fully: accumulate, this wrist watch 'movement', the significant factors not to mention device of this view.

Post a Comment

LinkWithin Related Stories Widget for Blogs

  © Blogger templates The Professional Template by Ourblogtemplates.com 2008

Back to TOP  

Google Analytics Alternative