Peppermint Pretzel Dippers 12 Dec 13

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Peppermint Pretzel Dippers

2 cups semisweet chocolate chips

1 tablespoon shortening

1 package pretzel rods

40 red and green hard mint candies, crushed

In a microwave, melt chocolate chips and shortening; stir until smooth. Break each pretzel rod in half. Dip the broken end about halfway into melted chocolate; allow excess to drip off. Roll in crushed candies. Place on waxed paper lined baking sheet. Chill until set.