Posted by: hearttohearthcookery | February 16, 2013

Pretzels and Prayer

Sprinkled with Salt

Sprinkled with Salt

Pretzels have been considered an ancient Lenten bread prepared with ingredients that maintained the fast and shaped in the form of crossed arms over the breast in prayer.  Salt is being sprinkled over the lyed pretzels.

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  1. What a treasure trove your blog is! I love this explanation of the pretzel shape…

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