How The Pretzel Survived Prohibition & Other Twisted Tales

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September 26, 2023

Hivel Und Dahl Preservation Society, 5671 Chestnut St., Old Zionsville, PA 18068

7:00 PM

Today pretzels are a beloved snack throughout North America. This wasn't always the case, however. Pretzels were most commonly associated with saloons, and when Prohibition became the law of the land, pretzel bakers had to scramble to keep their businesses afloat. The illustrated lecture will explore the long and storied history of pretzels, and of course, how the pretzel survived Prohibition.