Here are some more festive recipes to liven up your 4th of July party!
4th of July Party Mix
–1 cup unsalted peanuts
-2 cups small pretzels (brake up pretzel for smaller pieces)
-4 – 5 cups Rice Chex
-1 – 12 oz. bag Nestle Premier White Morsels
-1 – 12oz. bag Red, White, and Blue M & M’s
-Place peanuts, pretzels, and Rice Chex in a large bowl.
-Slowly heat morsels until completely melted. (Can also melt morsels in microwave oven)
-Pour chocolate over dry mix and stir to cover mixture with morsels.
-When the mixture is slightly cooler, add M & M’s to mixture, and stir into mix.
-Lay Mixture on to a cookie sheet to harden.
-Break up pieces and serve.
Chocolate-Dipped Patriotic Pretzels
-Any sized pretzels
-White chocolate for melting
-Red, white, and blue sprinkles and candies
-Melt chocolate according to the package directions, stirring every 30 seconds to prevent scorching
-Dip the pretzel 2/3 of the way into the chocolate
-Lay pretzel on parchment paper and drizzle with sprinkles and/or candy
-Allow chocolate to harden