JANE LOUISE Recipe

Chocolate Covered Popcorn

By JANE LOUISE lovinspoonful


This is just a quick snack that can be put in celophane baggies for little gifts. Use different colors of chocolate for the holidays. I used blue for July 4th. It's delicious.


Recipe Rating:
 2 Ratings
Serves:
A LOT
Prep Time:

Ingredients

3 popped microwave bags of popcorn
1 lb. melting chocolate in favorite color
salt to taste
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Directions Step-By-Step

1
In double broiler, melt chocolate while popping the 3 bags of microwave popcorn. Put all popped corn in a large bowl. Pour the melted chocolate over it and stir with spatula or hands. Salt to give it a sweet and salty taste. Let cool...but don't put in fridge. It will make the popcorn stick to the bowl. Just put in a cool place. Then put in pretty bags with ribbon ties or in a plastic container.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chocolate, Popcorn
Collection: Summer Desserts!
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
  • Comments

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    Jan Mullikin jmulliki - Jul 5, 2010
    This is good if you add some little broken stick pretzels to it, as well, and occasionally some salted peanuts!
  • user
    JANE LOUISE lovinspoonful - Jul 5, 2010
    Sounds like a great idea! I've used m&m's too. Make it your own!
  • user
    Leah Stacey CookingMaven - Aug 6, 2010
    I love chocolate popcorn! I will def be making this. what is the best microwave popcorn to buy for this? Could you also just use your air popper too?
  • user
    JANE LOUISE lovinspoonful - Aug 6, 2010
    I use the butter flavored popcorn...any brand. After I put the chocolate on it I do salt it a little cause I like sweet and salty. I don't know if airpopped would taste as good but I don't see any reason why the chocolate wouldn't work on it as well. Let me know if it works.
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    Leah Stacey CookingMaven - Aug 7, 2010
    Thanks Jane! I have a really yummy recipe for marshmallow popcorn that I should post on here!