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Cheesy Chicken Dip

For me, summer is all about keeping things simple and relaxed.  Late lunches, dinner on the grill, lots of popsicles and ice cream sandwiches. I also know that it’s important to keep a few easy recipes in your back pocket for summer entertaining.  Whether it is unexpected guests showing up, playdates, or last minute backyard […]


Pretzel Crisp Sunglasses

These Pretzel Crisp sunglasses are so adorable you just might not be able to bear the thought of eating them. Serve them solo or use them to adorn neon cupcakes. Chocolate Pretzel Crisp sunglasses work nicely for any summer theme birthday or cookout. Ingredients Colorful candy melts Star sprinkles Black royal icing or icing gel […]


Pretzel Crisps Ice Cream Cake

The temperature is heating up and the thought of consuming anything heavy or starchy can make you break a sweat. A cool, chocolate covered Pretzel Crisps ice cream cake is the perfect way to enjoy your dessert and chill out. This cake is filled with chocolate ice cream, chocolate fudge and caramel. For an added […]


Graduation Cap Crisps

Tis the season for graduations!! Whether for high school graduation or college graduation, or anything in between, if you have a graduation coming up this month you know this often means graduation parties.  And I don’t know about you, but I always have a hard time thinking of what to make to honor the graduate. […]


Cheesy Chorizo Beer Dip

Cheese. Chorizo. Beer. Pretzel Crisps®. Need I say more? -1-2 tablespoons olive oil -1/3 cup finely diced onion -1/3 cup finely diced bell pepper -3.5 ounces cured chorizo, quartered & diced -2 rounded tablespoons all purpose flour -3/4 cup lager style beer -1/2 cup whole milk -8 ounces medium cheddar cheese, shredded -4 ounces extra sharp […]

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Whipped Feta Dip

Ingredients 8 oz feta cheese, crumbled 4 oz whipped cream cheese 1 tablespoon olive oil Freshly ground black pepper Instructions In a food processor, process the feta cheese until it is completely broken down. Add in the cream cheese and pulse to combine. Add in the olive oil and pepper and process for a few […]

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Creamy Pico De Gallo Dip

Recipe Note: Since the jalapeno is seeded, it adds more heat than flavor. If you like a lot of spice – keep the seeds! – 1 cup chopped tomato (about 4-5 Roma tomatoes) – 1/3 cup chopped red onion (about half of a small onion) – 1/4 cup chopped cilantro – 1 jalapeno, seeded and […]


Pretzel Crisp Minis “Better for You” Trail Mix

As the weather brightens and we all become a little more active, it’s important to stay fueled and healthy. Mix things up a bit with a fun, “better for you” trail mix. Use the new Pretzel Crisps Minis for a more bite sized snack that’s perfect on the go. You can make a sweet or […]


Coconut Nests

I love all holiday baking.  I find myself looking forward to each upcoming holiday, just so I have the chance to try out new recipes and of course, go back to the recipes that I make each year. We have a few favorites, like my mom’s sugar cookies at Christmas and a Pumpkin Roll for […]