Chocolate & Peanut Butter Pretzel Squares {no-bake}

Chocolate & Peanut Butter Pretzel Squares from Lemony Thyme

Spending Friday afternoon in the warehouse, checking and packing orders, was a wonderful reminder of how teamwork can propel a small company.  Laying wide awake in bed early Saturday morning…told me where my heart was.

When Chocolate & Peanut Butter Pretzel Squares appeared on my Pinterest feed, I knew they needed to be delivered to all my awesome workmates.

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5 Simple Ingredients (from left to right ): chocolate chips, confectioners sugar, peanut butter, pretzels, and butter.

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3 Easy “No-Bake” Steps.

Step #1 ~ Combine crushed pretzels, peanut butter, confectioners sugar, and melted butter; then press into the bottom of a parchment lined 9×13 baking pan.

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Step #2 ~ Melt chocolate chips with peanut butter in microwave.  Spread over pretzel crust and chill for one hour.

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Step #3 ~ Cut into squares and Share the Love.

I shared these Chocolate & Peanut Butter Pretzel Squares chilled at 3 o’clock pm on a work day.  They were a hit!

Chocolate & Peanut Butter Pretzel Squares {no-bake}

Food Network
Servings 24


For pretzel crust…

  • 1 1/2 sticks butter melted
  • 2 1/2 cups crushed pretzels
  • 1 1/2 cups confectioners sugar
  • 1 cup peanut butter

For chocolate layer…

  • 1 1/2 cups chocolate chips
  • 1/4 cup peanut butter


  • Lay a piece of parchment paper across a 9×13 baking pan. In a medium bowl combine pretzel crust ingredients; press evenly into prepared pan.
  • In microwave safe bowl, microwave chocolate chips with 1/4 cup peanut butter in 30 second intervals; stirring after each. Spread melted chocolate mixture over pretzel crust. Chill for at least one hour.
  • Cut into squares and share the love.


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