Pretzels are a snack-time favorite: Dipped in mustard, salted and hot out of the oven- no other treat can be more simple yet satisfying.
In honor of National Pretzel Day, restaurants around the country are giving away free pretzels. Pretzelmaker is offering a salted or unsalted pretzel in honor of the holiday and Philly Soft Pretzel Factory is offering a freebie as well. Although Auntie Anne's isn't offering anything, you can sign up for their Pretzel Perks program to get free pretzels and coupons throughout the year.
If you don't have a location with free pretzels near you, here are some recipes to try: