Easy Spring Flowers Chocolate Covered Pretzel Recipe

Chocolate Pretzel Flowers on a platter

It’s spring and it’s almost Mother’s Day. I think this calls for a fun food craft made with mom in mind. Today, I’d love to share how I used Chocolate Covered Pretzels to make easy Spring Flowers. Come on in and I’ll share this Chocolate Covered Pretzel Recipe with you all…

 

Chocolate Covered Pretzel Flower Treat

I’ll show you how to make them into Chocolate Pretzel Pops, too!

Chocolate Covered Pretzel Flowers for Mother's Day

They are cute either way. In keeping with my theme “fun and simple” – they are so easy to make. You’ll have a dozen flowers to give to mom or celebrate spring with in no time at all.

Bouquet of Chocolate Pretzel Flowers

Aren’t they sweet? 

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Here’s What You’ll Need to make this Chocolate Covered Pretzel Recipe for Spring

This will make approximately 1 dozen flowers 

 

  • Chocolate Melts (assorted spring colors)- (Wilton is my preferred) You’ll need approximately 12 oz. for 1 dozen chocolate covered pretzel flowers  – *I used 3 colors, but you could stick with one color if you want
  • 1 dozen yellow chocolate melts 
  • Approximately 48 mini twist pretzels
  • A glass microwave proof bowl
  • Silicone Spatula
  • A fork
  • Wax Paper
  • Optional Paper Straws, cut out paper leaves and glue to make the Pretzel Treats into Pretzel Pops

Colorful Chocolate Covered Pretzel Flowers in a bowl

Instructions:

First, Preparing the Chocolate and getting ready…

  • If you are using assorted colors like I did, pour about 1/2 cup into a microwave proof glass bowl
  • *If you are only using one, then use the whole bag 
  • Melt the chocolate in the microwave for 1 minute, stir with your spatula and pop it back in for 30 seconds – stir until smooth
  • Transfer your melted chocolate to your work surface
  • Set out a large sheet of wax paper
  • Gather your other supplies, pretzels, yellow chocolate melts, and fork 

Dipping the pretzels

Dipping a pretzel into melted chocolate

  • Now, Place a pretzel into the chocolate and push it down with your fork, turn it around to coat it
  • Then, Use the fork to lift the coated pretzel up to the edge of the bowl 
  • Finally, Tap the fork several times to release the excess chocolate

Hardening the Dipping Chocolate 

Setting chocolate covered pretzels out to harden

  • Now you can Gently place the pretzel onto the wax paper 
  • Then, Repeat the process with 3 more pretzels, placing the pretzels down in a circle formation with the tops facing outward

Making a chocolate covered pretzel flower

  • *I placed mine so the side tips of the pretzels rested on top of each other in a circle, which you can see in the the image above

 Placing the center of the Chocolate Pretzel Flowers

  • Finally place the yellow chocolate melt in the center of the pretzel circle
  • Let the chocolate harden by simple drying at room temperature. This should only take a few minutes
  • That’s 1 flower
  • Repeat making more flowers until most of the chocolate is gone out of the bowl
  • Do the same process with all of your chocolate colors, except the yellow chocolate melts

*Optional – Adding a stem to your Flower chocolate covered pretzel 

Adding a paper straw stem to chocolate covered pretzel flowers

  • If you want to add a cute stem…
  • Place a mound of melted chocolate on the top portion of the paper straw – about an inch down from the top, about where the center of the flower will go

Placing a chocolate covered pretzel flower onto a paper straw stem

  • Carefully place the flower over the melted chocolate and let the chocolate completely harden
  • Use a toothpick to clean off excess chocolate from the pretzel holes 

Holding a chocolate covered pretzel flower

  • Add leaves with glue

Storing your chocolate flowers

Chocolate Covered Pretzel Recipe

  • These chocolate covered pretzels a fine setting out on a platter at room temperature for a few days
  • If you want to keep them longer, place them in an airtight container with wax paper as layers between them – at room temperature
  • These flower pretzels should last a couple of weeks

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