Homemade Caramel Popcorn

Just in time for the Holidays!!! 
This recipe is FANTASTIC
I promise you it will absolutely, 
without a doubt, be a HIT at your next party. 


Ingredients:

  • Cooking spray
  • 1  cup  packed  brown sugar
  • 1/4  cup  light-colored corn syrup
  • 1/4  cup  pure maple syrup
  • (if you not a fan of corn syrup like me, just use 1/2 cup of  pure maple syrup)
  • 1/2  cup butter
  • 1 1/2  teaspoons  vanilla extract
  • 1/2  teaspoon  baking soda
  • 1/2  teaspoon  salt
  • 12  cups  popcorn (popped without salt or fat)

Directions:

Preheat oven to 250°.
Coat a large jelly roll pan with cooking spray.
Place popcorn in a large bowl.  Combine sugar, corn syrup, maple syrup, and butter in a medium saucepan; bring to a boil over medium heat. Cook for 2 additional minutes stirring continuous. 

Remove from heat; stir in vanilla, baking soda, and salt.  
Pour mixture over popcorn in a steady stream, stirring to coat all the popcorn.

Spread popcorn mixture into prepared pan. Bake at 250° for 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes.


Remove from oven; stir to break up any large clumps. Cool 15 minutes. Serve warm or at room temperature.
Note: Store in an airtight container for up to 1 week.
Let the caramel popcorn cool completely before dividing it into holiday tins for giving.

Yields: 18 servings (serving size: 2/3 cup)


Nutritional Information

Calories:
126 (26% from fat)
Fat:
3.6g (sat 2.2g,mono 1.1g,poly 0.2g)
Protein:
0.7g
Carbohydrate:
23.9g
Fiber:
0.8g
Cholesterol:
9mg
Iron:
0.4mg
Sodium:
151mg
Calcium:
15mg
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2 Responses to Homemade Caramel Popcorn

  1. love your blog and am a follower…I have given you and award! check out my blog for the details.jenny

  2. i am making your popcorn, today. It looks amazing and is a great holiday gift.

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