You've heard the expression, "put your money where your mouth is." But what if we literally did that?
Check it out:
a little like this…
Right?! And who doesn't love caramel popcorn?
- 1 cup butter
- 2 cups brown sugar
- ½ cup corn syrup
- 1 teaspoon salt
- ½ teaspoon baking soda
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 5 quarts popped popcorn (microwave or
stove-top is fine!)
oven to 250°F
popped popcorn in a large bowl.
medium saucepan over medium heat, melt the butter.
in brown sugar, corn syrup and salt.
to a boil, stirring constantly. Then,
boil without stirring for 4 minutes.
from heat and stir in baking soda and vanilla.
in a thin stream over popcorn, stirring to coat.
in two large shallow baking dishes and bake in a preheated oven, stirring every
15 minutes, for 1 hour.
from oven and let cool completely.
Just try to only eat a serving size. I double-Murphy-Gold-Rush-Dog-dare you.
Ha. See what I did there?
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