lye vs. baking soda for homemade pretzels

by momskitchen 9 years ago

I want to make homemade pretzels, and my recipe calls for the lye bath. My beloved Alton Brown suggests baking soda ...


acgold7 commented 8 days ago

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Lye pretzel dogs - will the dog/sausage part be safe to eat, too?

by greengirlgreen 3 months ago

I just made my first batch of baking soda pretzel dogs and while satisfying, they lacked the authentic pretzel taste ...

Making pretzels in Toronto (and Searching for Food Grade Lye in the GTA/Online)

by FoodNerdGrrl 1 year ago

Hi Everyone, My Dad's 80th birthday is coming up in 2 weeks and I'd like to make some authentic German Pretzels wi...


LUV_TO_EAT commented 7 months ago

Baked Baking Soda for Soft Pretzels?

by foodandscience 4 years ago

I saw a recipe for soft pretzels on a blog recently. I've always briefly boiled my soft pretzels in a baking soda ba...

512window commented 9 months ago

Pretzel Tips

by JungMann 4 years ago

I've started making homemade pretzels with AP flour, a 50-minute rising time and a lye bath and find the results are ...


bobby_gh commented 1 year ago

Pretzel Rods

by millygirl 1 year ago

Have you seen the long pretzel rods anywhere in Toronto? I checked Bulk Barn but they only had short ones. Thanks!


bytepusher commented 1 year ago

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Wetzel's Pretzels | Northgate - San Rafael

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Exiting Northgate shopping center a few days ago, I was offered a sample of an Almond Crunch pretzel when I passed by...

Finally found Bavarian Pretzels in the U.S.A !!

by Jimbosox04 11 years ago

Sorry but I need to share this with everyone. The search is over. Ever since I spent 3 weeks in Bavaria and returne...


Japostol commented 1 year ago

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Tom N Toms: Korean Coffee & Italiano Pretzels in Santa Clara

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Guess this has been chain day for me. This morning I stopped by the new branch of Korean chain, Tom N Toms Coffee in ...

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3 ring pretzels

by Florida Hound 2 years ago

Do you remember pretzels baked with 3 distinct rings? The only visual can suggest is the 3 ring logo for Schaefer Bee...

San Francisco Sourdough Pretzels

by Kenellen 2 years ago

Is there a retail source for these pretzels inside or near the outside of the Loop?


txpickyeater commented 2 years ago

New Kosher Soft Pretzels in Philly!

by kosherfoodfan 6 years ago

Certified by the OU. Check it out here:


barryg commented 2 years ago

Sodium Hydroxide ?? for Pretzel Wash

by Jimbosox04 11 years ago

I am told that Natrium Hydroxide or as we know it "Sodium Hydroxide" is what the Germans use as a 4% bath for the pre...


foxglove999 commented 2 years ago

Opinions wanted on soft pretzels

by BBCaprice 8 years ago

I'm surprised there isn't more talk about soft pretzels. What's your favorite?


smittie commented 2 years ago

Best Soft Pretzels in Boston Area?

by pondrat 9 years ago

Where would you go to get the best hand crafted soft pretzel in the Boston area. I'm not talking about the phony ...


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