Rosemary Popcorn with Pine Nuts
This makes for a pretty big batch of popcorn.....about 14 cups worth. So what you can do is share the wealth and give some away to friends.
1In a small saucepan, cook oil over low heat 3 minutes. Add popcorn kernels,rosemary, and 1 tsp sea salt. Remove mixture from heat; cover and let stand at room temp 48 hours.
2Drain kernels, reserving oil;discard rosemary.
3Place 3 tbsp flavored oil and popcorn kernels in a Dutch oven. Cook,covered,over high heat, shaking pan often for 4 minutes until popping begins to slow. Remove from heat; let stand 2 minutes or until popping stops.
4Combine popcorn,remaining salt,pine nuts and rosemary in a large bowl. Store in an airtight container.
5Basil,Garlic and Parmesan Popcorn:
Substitute basil for rosemary and 1/2 cup grated garlic and herb Parmesan cheese for pine nuts.