Sweet & Salty Pops Summer Time Saver Recipe

Summer is upon us so it’s time to start thinking about celebrating Memorial Day and barbecue season! I love to create simple summer time saver recipes with my favorite Lay’s Classic potato chips, ROLD GOLD® pretzels, and a refreshing Pepsi. During my recent visit to the store I grabbed my favorites to create a sweet & salty recipe to celebrate summer.

Sweet & Salty Pops

Sweet & Salty Pops

Ingredients:

  • Lay’s Classic potato chips
  • ROLD GOLD® pretzels
  • Chocolate Chips – use dark, light or white chocolate
  • Large or Jumbo Marshmallows
  • Pop Sticks

I also have a piece of foam board on hand to place the sticks in so the chocolate can easily dry.

Sweet & Salty Pops

Directions:

Crush Lay’s Classic potato chips and ROLD GOLD® pretzels. I put mine in the food processor.

Sweet & Salty Pops

I place the chips and pretzels aside in dishes to use shortly.

Sweet & Salty Pops

Melt chocolate. I place mine in the microwave for 30-40 seconds, stir and repeat until melted through.

Sweet & Salty Pops

Place a marshmallow on one of the sticks.

Sweet & Salty Pops

Roll the marshmallow in chocolate and cover in Lay’s Classic potato chips or ROLD GOLD® pretzels.

Sweet & Salty Pops

Allow to dry.

Sweet & Salty Pops

You can decorate your sticks any way you like. Add a ribbon or color your sticks. You could even add cute tags. Be sure you make them easy for guests to grab. You could place them in a cute mason jar like I have below or decorate a piece of foam and stick them in it for a unique display.

The great thing about this recipe is that it takes little time and you’ll be ready to enjoy your guests for a fun Memorial Day barbecue. The sweet and salty pops on a stick will be great washed down with a refreshing Pepsi. We love to enjoy ice cold Cherry Pepsi with our summer treats.

Sweet & Salty Pops

Since you’ll have plenty of Lay’s Classic potato chips and ROLD GOLD® pretzels after creating your recipe, use the remaining to set out for snacking. Add your favorite dips to a platter so guests can enjoy the delicious flavor of the chips and pretzels.

Sweet & Salty Pops

What’s your favorite summer time saver recipe? Let us know below in the comments.

Sweet & Salty Pops Summer Time Saver Recipe

Melanie Kampman

Melanie Kampman is a web designer, developer and owner of Giveaway Bandit and Farm News for Kids. She lives in Northwest Missouri on a large family farm with her husband and eight year old son, the Giveaway Bandit. They raise cattle with a variety of pets including horses, chickens, ducks, and a slew of cats. By Melanie Kampman If you are interested in writing a sponsored post on Giveaway Bandit please email me at melanie (at) giveawaybandit (dot) com.

13 Comments
  1. I have EVERYTHING but the marshmallows…going to grab them next week. They look good, but better yet….EASY! Thanks for posting this.

  2. Fantastic sweet and salty recipe! I want to try this with my students next week, their last week of school this year!

  3. Chocolate… pretzels… potato chips… marshmallows?! What more could you ask for!? These are the perfect treat heh!

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