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Walnut Pretzel Delights


15 minutes
Skill Level

Need a tasty walnut microwave dessert for those walnut nuts in your life? The quick and easy ROLO® Candies pretzel recipe delivers the goods. Plus, a little crunch and a whole lot of ROLO® Creamy Caramel with Chocolate Candy, It’s perfect for an afternoon snack or an after-dinner treat.

Ingredients & Directions

Prep Time
4 minutes
Bake Time
4 minutes
Cool Time
5 minutes


  • ROLO® Creamy Caramels in Chocolate Candy, unwrapped
  • small pretzels
  • walnut halves


Equipment Needed 
oven Oven
cookie sheet Cookie Sheet
parchment paper Parchment Paper
microwave-safe plate Microwave-safe Plate
microwave Microwave (optional)
wire rack Wire Rack

Heat oven to 250° F. Line cookie sheet with parchment paper or foil.


If making more than a few treats, follow directions for making in the oven. Adjust heating times for your oven.


Place one pretzel for each pretzel treat desired on prepared sheet. Top each pretzel with caramel.


Bake 3 to 5 minutes or until caramel piece begins to soften, but not melt.* Remove from oven; top with walnut half. Cool completely.


Some caramels are a bit firmer and require additional heating.

Microwave Directions

  1. Remove wrappers from caramel candies. Place sheet of wax paper on microwave-safe plate.
  2. Place up to six pretzels on prepared plate. Top each pretzel with caramel. Microwave at medium (50%) 30 seconds or until caramel has softened slightly. If necessary, microwave at medium an additional 10 seconds at a time until candy is softened.* Carefully slide wax paper and pretzels onto counter top; gently press walnut half onto soft caramel piece. Cool. Repeat procedure until desired number of treats have been prepared.

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