Popcorn Salad...for a Crowd

Popcorn Salad...for A Crowd Recipe

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Sue Plants


Everyone is surprised to find out this tasty dish is made with Popcorn!! It is a twist on a popular cauliflower recipe....the bowl is empty after every party!!

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1 lb
bacon, cooked
1 c
green or sweet onions, chopped
4 c
celery stalk, chopped
4 can(s)
water chestnuts, drained and chopped
3 c
cheddar cheese, shredded
24 c
pre-popped popcorn
4 c
mayonnaise dressing (do not use miracle whip)
2 tsp
1 1/3 c

How to Make Popcorn Salad...for a Crowd


  • 1Place Bacon in large Skillet. Cook over medium heat till evenly brown. Drain, crumble set aside
  • 2In large bowl combine chopped celery, 2 1/2 cups of cheese, chopped water chestnuts,3/4 of the bacon and onion
  • 3In another bowl whisk together mayonaise, vinegar and sugar. Pour dressing into air-tight container until ready to serve.
  • 4Just before serving blend together cheese/veggie combo and stir in dressing. Add popcorn and stir to coat evenly. Sprinkle with remaining cheese and bacon. Serve immediately.

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About Popcorn Salad...for a Crowd

Course/Dish: Other Side Dishes