Easy Air Fryer Pretzels with Cinnamon

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Making pretzels in an air fryer is quick and easy, and they come out perfectly crispy every time. Here is a recipe for Easy Air Fryer Pretzels that are perfect for snacking or dessert.

Cinnamon Pretzels
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When Do You Eat Pretzels?

Pretzels are traditionally eaten as a snack food, but they can also be served as a side dish or served at a party or buffet. Pretzels are commonly eaten with dipping sauces such as mustard, ketchup, or cheese dip.

Air Fryer Cinnamon Pretzels

Why Bake Pretzels In The Air Fryer?

Air fryers are great for making pretzels because they cook them super quick and they come out nice and crispy. This is the perfect recipe for anyone who doesn’t have a lot of time or doesn’t want to heat up their oven.

INGREDIENTS FOR CINNAMON PRETZELS

  • 3/4 c coconut oil vegetable oil can be used as another option
  • 3/4 c granulated sugar
  • 3 tbsp ground cinnamon
  • 16 oz twisted pretzels

HOW TO MAKE CINNAMON PRETZELS

In a large bowl, melt the coconut oil. Stir in the sugar and cinnamon until combined

Ingredients in a Bowl

Add in your bag of pretzels.

Pretzels in a Bowl

Stirring gently with a spatula or large spoon, toss to coat every piece.

Mix the Ingredients

On a 11×13 baking sheet lay out your pretzels in an even layer.

Lay out the Pretzels on the Pan

Bake at 350° for 3-5 minutes. Once the sugar has turned color is when you want to
remove them. Otherwise, the pretzels will burn.

Bake the Pretzels

Allow to sit for a minute or two and enjoy!

Cinnamon Pretzels in a cup

How Many Pretzels Can I cook In the Air Fryer?

This recipe makes 16oz of pretzels, which is about 40-50 small pretzels. If you are making larger pretzels, you can cook fewer at a time.

Do I Have To Use Cinnamon Sugar?

No, you don’t have to use cinnamon sugar if you don’t want to. You can use any type of sugar or seasoning that you like. Some other options include:

-Powdered sugar

-Turbinado sugar

-Brown sugar

-Cajun seasoning

-Garlic salt

-Onion powder

Cinnamon Pretzels

Can I Make These Pretzels Ahead Of Time?

Yes, you can make these pretzels ahead of time and store them in an airtight container. They will last for up to 2 weeks.

How Long Do Air Fryer Pretzels Take To Cook?

These pretzels only take about 3 minutes to cook, so they are perfect for when you need a quick snack or dessert.

Cinnamon Pretzels

What To Serve With Pretzels?

Pretzels are traditionally served with mustard, ketchup, or cheese dip. But there are many other things that you can serve with them as well. Here are some other ideas:

Hummus

You can serve pretzels with any type of hummus. This is a great option if you are looking for a healthy snack.

Tzatziki Sauce

Tzatziki sauce is a yogurt-based sauce that is traditionally made with cucumbers, garlic, and dill. It goes great with pretzels or any other type of dipping food.

Salsa

Make a salsa dip by combining your favorite salsa with some sour cream or plain yogurt. This is a great option if you are looking for something spicy.

Peanut butter

Peanut butter is a classic dipping sauce for pretzels. You can use any type of peanut butter that you like.

Chocolate

You can dip your pretzels in chocolate, or you can drizzle chocolate over them. This is a great option if you are looking for a sweet snack. Check out these great pretzel covered treats!

Caramel sauce

Caramel sauce is another great option for a sweet snack. You can make your caramel sauce or you can buy it at the store.

Air Fryer Cinnamon Pretzels
Yield: 8

Air Fryer Pretzels with Cinnamon

Prep Time: 3 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes

The Delicious Air Fryer Pretzels with Cinnamon

Ingredients

  • 3/4 c coconut oil vegetable oil can be used as another option
  • 3/4 c granulated sugar
  • 3 tbsp ground cinnamon
  • 16 oz twisted pretzels

Instructions

In a large bowl, melt the coconut oil. Stir in the sugar and cinnamon until combined.
Add in your bag of pretzels.


Stirring gently with a spatula or large spoon, toss to coat every piece.

On a 11×13 baking sheet lay out your pretzels in an even layer.

Bake at 350° for 3-5 minutes. Once the sugar has turned color is when you want to
remove them. Otherwise, the pretzels will burn.

Allow to sit for a minute or two and enjoy!

Notes

How to make cinnamon sugar pretzels in the air fryer Follow the first few steps as listed above.
Once the pretzels are coated place in the air fryer. You may have to do this in 3 or 4 batches as
you don’t want to overcrowd the air fryer basket. Put the air fryer on 350° for 3-5 minutes. Our
Instant Pot Air Fryer took 3 minutes to cook so be sure to watch it carefully as every air fryer is
different.

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