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Caramel Popcorn Recipe

Looking for an easy Caramel Popcorn recipe? Learn how to make Caramel Popcorn using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by theartoflife

Makes 20 servings



We made this as X-mas gifts last year. A big hit with everyone. Get it out of the house as soon as possible after making. Adictive as crack. No redeeming health value. Variation from Allrecipes.com -swb

Recipe Ingredients for Caramel Popcorn

1/2 cup butter
2 cups brown sugar
1/2 cup corn syrup
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
20 cups popped popcorn

Recipe Directions for Caramel Popcorn

  1. 1. Preheat oven to 250 degrees F (95 degrees C). Place popcorn in a very large bowl.

  2. 2. In a medium saucepan over medium heat, melt butter. Stir in brown sugar, corn syrup and salt. Bring to a boil, stirring constantly. Boil without stirring 4 minutes. Remove from heat and stir in soda and vanilla. Pour in a thin stream over popcorn, stirring to coat.

  3. 3. Place in two large shallow baking dishes and bake in preheated oven, stirring every 15 minutes, for 1 hour. Remove from oven and let cool completely before breaking into pieces.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 36.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
149
Calories from Fat
45
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
5.0g
8%
Saturated Fat
3.0g
15%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
12mg
4%
Sodium
187mg
8%
Potassium
47mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
26.4g
9%
Dietary Fiber
1.2g
5%
Sugars
16.2g
Protein
1.1g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 1% Iron 2%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
F
    Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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