No Bake Chocolate Dipped Cookie Dough Pretzel Bites

No Bake Chocolate Dipped Cookie Dough Pretzel Bites | thefirstyearblog.com
Disclosure: I am blaming this recipe on my sweet tooth. Dessert is not a once a week thing in my world, it’s practically a daily thing. Here is my logical thinking: I crave chocolate so I eat chocolate to satisfy my sweet tooth. If I craved broccoli, I would eat broccoli to satisfy my craving. Thankfully God gave me a sweet tooth :)

There is just something about cookie dough that everyone seems to love. Maybe its the fact that you really aren’t suppose to eat it, so it tastes extra delicious because its “prohibited”. But good news, this recipe uses eggless cookie dough, so indulge all you want and you won’t have to tell your kids to stop eating the cookie dough from the bowl.

No Bake Chocolate Dipped Cookie Dough Pretzel Bites | thefirstyearblog.com

No Bake Chocolate Dipped Cookie Dough Pretzel Bites

Total Time: 30 minutes

Ingredients

  • Pretzels, chopped
  • Candiquik Chocolate
  • Eggless Cookie Dough, makes 1 & 1/2 cups
  • 1 stick butter, softened
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup light brown sugar
  • 2 tbsp milk
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 & 1/4 cups flour
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/2 cup mini chocolate chips

Instructions

  1. Chop the pretzels with a knife, the amount of pretzels you will use depends on how many bites you plan to make. Put the chopped pretzels in a bowl and set aside.
  2. To make the eggless cookie dough- Combine the butter, sugar, and brown sugar with an electric mixer for 2-3 minutes, until fluffy. Mix in the milk and vanilla. Stir in the flour and salt and mix by hand until incorporated. Stir in the chocolate chips.
  3. Using about 1 & 1/2 tbsp of dough per bite, use your hands to form balls.
  4. Roll the balls into the chopped pretzels, using your hands to press the pretzels into the dough if needed.
  5. Melt 2-3 squares of candiquik chocolate by following the directions on the package. After the chocolate has cooled for 2-3 minutes, dip each bite halfway into the chocolate, allowing the excess to fall off. Place each bite, chocolate side up, on a cooling rack to harden.
  6. Serve or store in an airtight container.

Eggless Cookie Dough recipe from The Cookie Dough Lover’s Cookbook by Lindsay Landis

http://thefirstyearblog.com/no-bake-chocolate-dipped-cookie-dough-pretzel-bites-2/

No Bake Chocolate Dipped Cookie Dough Pretzel Bites | thefirstyearblog.com
What I like about these chocolate dipped cookie dough pretzel bites is that they are the perfect blend of the 2 best treats – cookie dough and baked cookies. Adding in the chopped pretzels gives these bites a crunch factor that people love about baked cookies, while still maintaining the texture and flavor of cookie dough. And lets be real, dipping them in chocolate makes them seem even more inciting. I dare you to try and keep your paws off these babies, I know I can’t!

If you are a cookie dough and oreo lover, I have a recipe that will make you say “Wowza!” I am also blaming this recipe on my sweet tooth – Cookie Dough and Peanut Butter Mousse Oreo Stacks. If you bring the oreo stacks and these cookie dough bites to your next party, I think you will make 100 new friends.

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28 comments

  1. I love that these are coated in pretzels so much!! Salty-Sweet is my absolute favorite and I can’t wait to try these!

  2. Wow – these almost look like candy bars! What a fun summertime recipe – can’t wait to try it!

  3. Cookie dough, pretzels, and chocolate…I am so there for these cute little treats!!! Sweet and salty gets me every.single.time!!!!

  4. I can’t even tell you how grateful I am for my sweet tooth :). Cookie dough is the best!! Confession: sometimes I whip up a batch of cookie dough and it never makes it to the oven. I am obsessed and can’t wait to add pretzels and dip cookie dough balls in chocolate. So yum!

  5. Love everything about these bites! Can’t resist cookie dough!

  6. Tehehe! YUM! I also have a sweet tooth and crave chocolate daily! These look out of this world Beth! I must try!

  7. In my opinion cookie dough is better than the baked cookies. Adding pretzels and more chocolate sounds like a brilliant idea!

  8. I love everything about these little bites. Dipping them in chocolate and adding pretzels is such a great idea! Sweet and salty snacks are my favorite:)

  9. Beth, I’m with ya that dessert is not a once a week thing….it’s a daily thing!! :) These pretzel bites look so delicious and I love that super cute bowl! :) Pinned!

  10. I am so glad I was blessed with a sweet tooth as well! And cookie dough is always a win in my books. Yum!

  11. You have packed in so many of my favorites into one delicious and no bake cookie.

  12. Dessert is a daily thing in my book too…I really should get better at that but I just can’t help it!! These look so delicious – what a perfect combo of sweet and salty!

  13. I love everything about this! Pinned!

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