Savoring the Spirit of Ramadan with Auntie Anne's Pretzels

It's that time of the year again where Muslims all over the world are fasting in observance of their religious belief. Fasting can regulate bad cholesterol, curb your appetite, cleanse your body of toxins, aid weight loss, and boost your mood and mental clarity. Pretty cool, right?

Now, to reap the benefits of fasting, it's important to choose the right foods for your iftar meal. Good food selection helps your body to sustain during the food abstinence, supports it after, and provides you with the best energy you need to go through the day. That's why, whole foods with no preservatives are the way to go, and Auntie Anne's pretzels fit the bill perfectly! These freshly baked pretzels are packed with carbohydrates, proteins, and other nutrients that can help you feel full during the day. All Auntie Anne's pretzels are hand rolled daily and baked fresh using premium quality ingredients to give its finest taste.

Auntie Anne's pretzels are a versatile and delicious addition to any Ramadan feast. With their soft texture and savory or sweet flavors, they can be enjoyed as a snack or incorporated into a larger meal. Here are some tips for plating Auntie Anne's pretzels to elevate your Ramadan feast:

  1. Use a decorative platter or serving dish.

    You know what they say, first impressions matter. Same goes for food, a beautiful platter or dish can elevate the presentation of Auntie Anne’s pretzels and make them look even more appetizing. Add some flair to your table presentation by using a traditional Arabic plate or colorful serving dish to elevate the look of Auntie Anne’s pretzels. Add some fruits such as dates or grapes and even cheese onto the platter and surely it will entice everyone on the table to grab the pretzels.

  2. Dipping Sauces.

    As much as Auntie Anne's pretzels are great on their own, they can also be enhanced with a variety of dipping sauces. Whether you like it sweet or savory, Auntie Anne offers cheese, caramel and chocolate dipping sauces to pair with their pretzels and is available in all stores. Or if you would like to be more adventurous and creative, consider pairing them with hummus or sweet glaze made with honey and cinnamon. Be bold and creative as you might find that perfect match of sauce for your favorite Auntie Anne's pretzels.

  3. Incorporate them into a larger meal.

    Auntie Anne’s pretzels are also great as a base for a variety of dishes. Replace the typical bread or bun with these pretzels as you enjoy them with curry, rendang, or top the pretzel with kebab meat and serve it as a sandwich. Besides, you can also use pretzel bites as a topping for salads or pretzel stix to pair with a bowl of warm soup.

  4. Pair them with refreshing drinks.

    We know Auntie Anne’s pretzels are great standalone meals. Plus they are convenient to grab around especially if you are stuck in a jam or in a rush to break your fast. Serve them with your choice of refreshing drink and make it a great snack to enjoy during iftar. Consider having them with soya cincau, sirap bandung, iced tea, or any drinks you prefer. If you would like to, you can always grab a com,m8bo set with Auntie Anne’s very own lemonade or passion fruit drink to help quench your thirst.

  5. Display them creatively.

    As mentioned, first impressions are everything. Think outside the box and think of a variety of ways to display your Auntie Anne's pretzels. Not only is this an easy and fun activity, but it makes the whole Ramadan experience more memorable if you take this opportunity to invite family members and even young ones to be creative! Just like decorating a Christmas tree or gingerbread man, you could stack the pretzels in a pyramid shape, or even create a pretzel tower as a centerpiece for your table and wow your table guests with your creativity. After all, good food plating also creates a good mood as you enjoy iftar with your loved ones.

  6. Make it a sweet snack and grab a green packet!

    Especially for this raya season, Auntie Annes is bringing back an all time favorite - the Choco Almond Balls. Grab a cup or more home to share around during iftar time and have them as yummy dessert. On top of that, with a minimum spend of RM18 in a single receipt, you can bring home a pack of the limited edition raya packet by Auntie Annes. Whether you want to use it to pack some Duit Raya or to decorate your home, these stunning green packets are sure to bring the raya feel to your home or your guests.

In conclusion, whether you're looking for a stand-alone meal or a tasty addition to your Ramadan feast, Auntie Anne's warm and soft pretzels have got you covered. Auntie Anne's pretzels are a delicious and versatile addition to any Ramadan feast. With some creative plating and presentation, you can make them a beautiful and memorable part of your iftar table.

Head over to the nearest Auntie Anne’s and grab your warm and soft pretzels. We hope you have a wonderful Ramadan filled with warm moments and delicious food.

Have a Blessed Ramadan to all our Muslim friends! #warmmoments