Jell-o Glazed Popcorn ( Balls ) Recipe

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Jell-O Glazed Popcorn ( balls )

Linda Rupp


This can be form into popcorn balls. For Halloween, I've used orange jello. Poking in gummie worms, makes these Wormy Popcorn Balls - make 'em green using lime jello !

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Makes 6 quarts
40 Min
15 Min
Stove Top


8 c
popped popcorn
1/4 c
butter or margarine
3 Tbsp
light corn syrup
1/2 c
light brown sugar or granulated sugar
1 pkg
jell-o - any flavor


1Place popped corn into a large bowl, Heat butter and syrup in a small sauce pan over low heat. Stir in brown sugar, and Jell-o; bring to a boil over medium heat. reduce heat to low and gently simmer for 5 minutes. Pour syrup over popcorn, tossing to coat.
2Spread corn on foil lined 15 x 10 x 1 inch pan, using forks spread out evenly. bake in a heated 300 degree oven for 10 mins. Remove from pan and break into small pieces.
3Or form into balls & if you want insert gummie worms or other creepy crawlies and re-shapeinto round balls. Great for Halloween or a boys birthday party. Source: 1988 Jell-O Fun & Fabulous Recipes

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Popcorn
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids