Apple Pretzel Recipe

Make this easy apple pretzel recipe and serve as a back to school snack. Or bag them up as a teacher gift. Be sure to grab our free printable tags too!

Get the kids to help make these – with supervision, they can add the green M & Ms. You only need a few ingredients to make these and they’re ready in under 45 minutes.

back to school apple pretzels

Apple Pretzel Recipe

Makes 12-20 pretzels

Time: 10 minutes

Resting time: 30 minutes


12-20 mini twist pretzels

3 oz red chocolate candy melts

1 Tbsp mini green M&Ms


1.  In a medium microwave-safe bowl, melt the chocolate wafers in the microwave at 15 second intervals, stirring in between until the chocolate is completely smooth. 

2. Dip the pretzel into the chocolate, coating the whole thing.

3. Place the treats on a parchment paper lined cookie sheet.

4. Immediately add a green M&M to the top of the pretzel.

5. Place the pretzels in the fridge and allow the chocolate to harden completely before serving.

Want some super cute tags for these apple pretzels? Grab our free printable here. (There is no watermark on the actual PDF download)

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