Giada De Laurentiis' Halloween Popcorn Treats

Giada De Laurentiis' Halloween Popcorn Treats

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Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

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Serves:
6 - 8
Prep:
1 Hr 5 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

  • ·
    vegetable cooking spray
  • 3 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 1/3 c
    popcorn kernels
  • 3 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1 tsp
    pure vanilla extract
  • 6 c
    mini marshmallows (12 ounces)
  • 6
    fun size snickers candy bars, cut into 1/4-inch pieces
  • 3
    chocolate chip cookies, crumbled (3 inch cookies)
  • 1/3 c
    chopped salted almonds,
  • 1/2 c
    black and orange m&m's

How to Make Giada De Laurentiis' Halloween Popcorn Treats

Step-by-Step

  1. Spray the inside of a large mixing bowl with vegetable cooking spray, and lightly spray a baking sheet. Set aside.
  2. In a 3 quart or larger, heavy-bottomed pan, heat the oil and popcorn over medium-high heat. Cover the pan and shake gently. Cook until all the kernels have popped, about 3 minutes. Place the popcorn in the prepared bowl.
  3. In a medium saucepan, heat the butter over low heat. Add the vanilla extract and marshmallows. Stir constantly until the marshmallows have melted and the mixture is smooth, about 5 minutes. Pour the melted marshmallow mixture over the popcorn. Using a spatula, sprayed with cooking spray, stir until the popcorn is coated. Spread the mixture over the prepared baking sheet. Sprinkle with the chocolate bar pieces, cookies, almonds and chocolate candies. Using a spatula, gently press the toppings into the popcorn. Allow the mixture to dry for 1 hour.
  4. Break into 2-inch pieces and store airtight in a plastic container.

    Serving Suggestion: Place in small plastic bags and seal with colored ribbon.

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