Most people never get very adventurous with their popcorn. They may drizzle a little butter and salt on their popcorn, but that’s about it. But popcorn actually makes a wonderful blank canvas for a host of flavors. So, next time you’re staring at a plain bowl of popcorn, why not try one of these delicious recipes.
Festive & Fun Popcorn
- 6 to 7 ounces of white chocolate candy melts (melted)
- 8 to 9 cups of popped popcorn
- Colorful sprinkles
- In a bowl, mix the popcorn and the melted white chocolate.
- Mix sprinkles in before the chocolate has time to harden.
Spicy Sriracha Popcorn
- 1/4 cup melted butter
- 2 tablespoons Sriracha
- 1 clove garlic, finely minced
- 8 to 9 cups of popcorn
- In a bowl, use a whisk to mix melted butter, Sriracha and minced garlic.
- Pour the mixture over your popcorn and toss to mix.
Marshmallow Popcorn Fun Balls
- 1/4 cup butter
- 40 marshmallows
- 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
- 12 cups of popcorn
- In a saucepan, melt the butter.
- Add the marshmallows and vanilla to the pan. Stir constantly until the marshmallows are completely melted and ingredients are thoroughly blended together.
- Pour popcorn into a large bowl.
- Cover the popcorn with the marshmallow mixture. Toss until the popcorn is evenly coated.
- Lightly grease your hands and then separate the mixture into 10 balls, approximately 3 inches in size.
- Place on a sheet of waxed paper and allow to stand until firm.
Ranch Dressing Popcorn
- 4 tablespoons melted butter
- 1 ounce packet of ranch seasoning
- 16 cups popcorn
- 2 tablespoons chives
- In a bowl, mix the melted butter and ranch seasoning together.
- Pour the mixture over the popcorn and toss until well mixed.
- Sprinkle with the chives and salt.
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