popcorn balls

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Erica Bartholow


all the kids loves these


★★★★★ 1 vote

50 Min


  • 10 c
    popcorn, popped
  • 1 1/2 c
    small gum drops opt
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/2 c
    light corn syrup
  • 2 Tbsp
    margarine or butter
  • 1/4 tsp

How to Make popcorn balls


  1. line cookie sheet with wax paper. in large bowl combine popcorn and gumdrops
  2. in medium saucepan, combine sugar,corn syrup, margarine, and salt; mix well bring to a boil . cook over medium-high heat for 2 minutes, stirring constantly. remove from heat. add to popcorn mixture; mix well
  3. with hands dipped in cold water, shape mixture into 2 1/2-inch balls. place on waxed paper-lined cookie sheets. cool for 15 minutes wrap individually in plastic wrap

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Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Other Tag: For Kids

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