Popcorn Cake

Martine Bykowski


This is a fun cake and is my grown son's favorite cake. I make it for him on his birthday each year.

This recipe won first place in a men's cake contest at church about 30 years ago!

Blue Ribbon Recipe

Such a cute cake!  The kids will enjoy helping make it just as much as the will enjoy eating it. Love it! The Test Kitchen


★★★★☆ 15 votes

30 Min
No-Cook or Other


  • 1 gal
    popped corn, 16 cups
  • 12 oz
    jar of roasted peanuts
  • 11 oz
    bag of plain M&M's
  • 11 oz
    bag of peanut M&M's
  • 1 stick
    margarine or butter
  • 1 large
    bag of marshmallows
  • 1 tsp

How to Make Popcorn Cake


  1. Mix popped corn, peanuts and M&M’s in a large bowl.
  2. Melt margarine and marshmallows, add vanilla. Pour over popcorn goodies and mix thoroughly.
  3. Pour and press into well-buttered Bundt cake pan.
  4. Let harden in pan about 1 hour. Empty onto cake platter. Pinch off and eat. (or cut with very sharp knife.)

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About Popcorn Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Collection: Halloween Treats
Other Tags: Quick & Easy For Kids
Hashtags: #popcorn #M's #cake

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