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Easy Valentine's Turtles

If your family loves the the sweet-salty flavor of traditional turtles, they will absolutely fall in love with these Valentine turtles.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time4 mins
Total Time14 mins
Course: Dessert
Keyword: turtles candies
Servings: 28 pieces
Author: Carrie Ypma


  • Oven
  • Cooling rack
  • Parchment paper
  • Microwave safe dish


  • 1 cup white chocolate chips
  • 28 salted pretzels
  • 28 chocolate covered caramel candy
  • 28 pecans whole halves


  • Preheat the oven to 275 degrees.
  • Line a sheet pan with parchment paper and arrange pretzels on it in a single layer.
  • Put one chocolate covered caramel candy on top of each pretzel.
  • Bake in oven for 3-4 minutes or until chocolate softens and starts to melt (be careful not to over bake).
  • While pretzels are in the oven, melt white chocolate chips in a  microwave safe dish for 1-2 minutes, be careful not to leave it in the microwave too long or it will become hard.
  • Remove pretzels from oven and press one pecan onto the top of each candy and drizzle melted white chocolate over the top.
  • Sprinkle Valentine’s candy and/or sprinkles on top quickly before the chocolate cools.
  • Transfer to a cooling rack and cool completely.