Crack Pretzels

Brandy Male


Bring on Football and I use christmas shapes pretzels along with the other during the holidays. Just throw in a couple of handfuls to your 1 bag. I played with the spices to make it more spicy.As the commercial says betcha can't eat just one.

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Make enough for gifting
55 Min
No-Cook or Other


1 pkg
rold gold pretzels or any quality variety i use small bite size.
1 pkg
hidden valley ranch dressing mix
1 tsp
garlic powder
1 tsp
lemon pepper seasoning (lawrys the best)
1 tsp
cayenne pepper ( adjust to your taste after 1st.batch)
1 tsp
chili powder
hot and spicy peanuts ( optional) i use about 1/2 cup or more to taste
smoked jalepeno almonds 1/2 cup
3/4 c
wesson oil

How to Make Crack Pretzels


  • 1Mix Seasonings together in a measuring cup, add Oil stir well.
  • 2Place 1/4 bag pretzels in a large bowl and add a couple of Tbs.seasoned oil over them. Stir. Wait 15 min. Repeat till bag is empty. Place on a cookie sheet let dry overnight. Can double the batch for gifting anytime.
  • 3If your adding the nuts, it is 1/4 bag of pretzels throw in a small handfull of nuts over each addition coat stir and set for 15 min. stir and add another layer till the bag is empty..pour out cover and let dry overnight.

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About Crack Pretzels

Course/Dish: Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Non-Edible or Other
Regional Style: American
Hashtag: #spicy-salty