Rolo Pretzel Bites with M&M Candies for Easter

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Last Easter my mom made several different types of Easter candy. Besides these Coconut Chocolate Balls, she also whipped up these super quick and easy Rolo Pretzel Bites featuring spring colored M&M candies. You may have made them with pecans on the top instead but by using chocolate candies, you can add a nice pop of color. This are really great for any seasonal M&M candies, depending on the time of year, or for everyday celebrations with their usual rainbow of colors.

Rolo Pretzel Bites for EasterI don’t know who originally came up with the idea of using M&M’s versus pecans, but it was genius!

5 from 6 votes

Rolo Pretzel Bites

Course Dessert
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Author Hershey's


  • Small pretzels
  • ROLO Chewy Caramels in Milk Chocolate unwrapped
  • M&M chocolate candies


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Line cookie sheet with parchment paper, foil or silicone baking sheet.
  2. Place a pretzel for each treat on lined sheet. (I like the square shape of Snyders Snaps instead of the traditional pretzels.) Top each pretzel with one ROLO candy.
  3. Bake 3 to 5 minutes or until caramel piece begins to soften, but not melt.
  4. Remove from oven and immediately top with M&M candy.
  5. Cool completely.
  6. (You can also try this in the microwave by placing up to six on a microwave plate on parchment paper. Microwave at 50% power for 30 seconds or until beginning to soften. Follow directions as above and cool completely.)

They are a quick treat with minimal effort, but really taste fabulous!

Do you have a favorite dessert recipe with only a few ingredients?



  1. These look really yummy and fairly easy to make. I like that there is both the sweet and salty flavors together.

  2. 5 stars
    These Rolo Pretzel Bites look wonderful! I don’t have a recipe for a dessert that only has a few ingrediants, but I love this one. Thank you. Happy Easter to you!

  3. Oh wow, I have a whole bag of Easter M & Ms leftover that are just waiting for this recipe. Unfortunately my kids will probably turn their noses up at them, forcing me and the husband to eat them all!

5 from 6 votes

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