Make Homemade Soft Pretzels and Win the Weekend

It'll be time for sourdough and banana bread again soon, but if Oktoberfest is on your mind, try making homemade pretzels. Heather Reid likes to make this soft pretzel recipe with her kids, but even...

Pane di Vero - based in Petaluma

by Torina 11 months ago

During the fall, I got a hankering for apple cider donuts and found Pane di Vero through a partnership with Chileno Valley Ranch (halfway between Petaluma and Tomales Bay). I was thoroughly impress...

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

by greengirlgreen 4 years ago

I just made my first batch of baking soda pretzel dogs and while satisfying, they lacked the authentic pretzel taste and outer shell I prefer. I’d like to try the lye method now, but am wondering ...

ISO Traditional Pretzels

by juno 2 years ago

I'd be much obliged if someone could advise me on which retail store in Toronto I could get my favourite casual nosh: traditional thick looped sourdough hard pretzels. My usual source, Coppa's (for...

Dos Hermanos Bakery | Boise - NE Portland

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

My housemate Cynsa snuck out early Saturday morning to the closest bakery, Dos Hermanos, to pick up breakfast treats..

lye vs. baking soda for homemade pretzels

by momskitchen 13 years ago

I want to make homemade pretzels, and my recipe calls for the lye bath. My beloved Alton Brown suggests baking soda instead. I like this idea, because I have it on hand. Does it work as well? W...

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

by FoodNerdGrrl 5 years ago

Hi Everyone, My Dad's 80th birthday is coming up in 2 weeks and I'd like to make some authentic German Pretzels with food grade lye. So this post is a bit of a 2-in-one. First off - have any...

Baked Baking Soda for Soft Pretzels?

by foodandscience 7 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 bath before baking but this recipe called for baking the baking soda in the oven f...

Pretzel Tips

by JungMann 8 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 consistently a perfect brown color with soft interiors. There are still two area...

Pretzel Rods

by millygirl 5 years ago

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

Wetzel's Pretzels | Northgate - San Rafael

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 years ago

Exiting Northgate shopping center a few days ago, I was offered a sample of an Almond Crunch pretzel when I passed by the stand. The nuts were not so crunchy. But the pretzel itself was pleasantly ...

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

by Jimbosox04 14 years ago

Sorry but I need to share this with everyone. The search is over. Ever since I spent 3 weeks in Bavaria and returned back to the states I have been in search of a true Bavarian Pretzel here. It ...

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

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 years 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 Santa Clara. The espresso macchiato was too hot and blanketed with way too m...

3 ring pretzels

by Florida Hound 5 years ago

Do you remember pretzels baked with 3 distinct rings? The only visual can suggest is the 3 ring logo for Schaefer Beer, if some can relate to that. Were they a regional thing, back in the day (196...

San Francisco Sourdough Pretzels

by Kenellen 6 years ago

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

New Kosher Soft Pretzels in Philly!

by kosherfoodfan 10 years ago

Certified by the OU. Check it out here: http://www.centercitypretzel.com/

Sodium Hydroxide ?? for Pretzel Wash

by Jimbosox04 15 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 pretzels that we all know and love. It can be bought at the Apotheke(drugstore) th...

Opinions wanted on soft pretzels

by BBCaprice 12 years ago

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

Best Soft Pretzels in Boston Area?

by pondrat 13 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 "pastry pretzels" at Aunt Annies, nor the frozen ones baked by hanging them on t...

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