Total Time
1hr 10mins
Prep 1 hr
Cook 10 mins

pretzel dough. we like to wrap the dough around hot dogs it is just like the ones you can buy at the mall

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Sprinkle yeast on lukewarm water in mixing bowl; stir to dissolve.
  2. Add sugar, salt and stir to dissolve; add flour and knead dough until smooth and elastic.
  3. Let rise at least 1/2 hour.
  4. While dough is rising, prepare a baking soda water bath with 2 cups warm water and 2 tbsp baking soda.
  5. Be certain to stir often.
  6. After dough has risen, pinch off bits of dough and roll into a long rope (about 1/2 inch or less thick) and shape.
  7. Dip pretzel in soda solution and place on greased baking sheet.
  8. Allow pretzels to rise again.
  9. Bake in oven at 450 for about 10 minutes or until golden.
  10. Brush with melted butter and enjoy!
  11. Toppings: After you brush with butter try sprinkling with coarse salt.
Most Helpful

This is exactly what I was looking for, thank you for posting.

CHEF GRPA March 19, 2013

I made these for a little Oscar Party this weekend and they were GLORIOUS! I loved them. I found the texture and taste to be just perfect. A nice crunch on the outside and a soft, doughy inside. It took about an hour for my dough to rise completely and another half hour once they were dunked in the baking soda solution. These were a huge hit. I'll definitely be making them again!

Diet It Up February 28, 2011