Kelly's Caramel Popcorn

2
Anthony DeRigo

By
@aad190

My gf decided to make it one evening and it saves me from buying it from boy/ girl scouts

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
10-12
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
1 Hr

Ingredients

1 c
butter
2 c
brown sugar
1/2 c
corn syrup
1 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
vanilla extract
5 qt
popped (unflavored) popcorn
2
large disposable shallow baking pans
wax paper

How to Make Kelly's Caramel Popcorn

Step-by-Step

  • 1preheat oven to 250 degrees fahrenheit
  • 2pop popcorn and place in a large bowl. 5 quarts
    (As a side note we air popped the popcorn)
  • 3Gather a medium saucepan and place on medium heat on the stove. Place 1 cup butter into pan and melt.
  • 4Stir in brown sugar (2 cups), corn syrup (1/2 cups), and salt (1 tsp).
    BRING TO A BOIL, STIR CONSTANTLY!!!
  • 5Once boiling let it continue to boil for 4 minutes.
  • 6Remove from heat and stir in baking soda (1/2 tsp) and vanilla extract (1tsp).
  • 7Pour ingredients over popcorn, stirring to coat.
  • 8Place popcorn in two large shallow baking dishes and insert into oven.
  • 9Stir pans every 15 min for 45 min.
  • 10place popcorn on wax paper and allow to cool completely.
  • 11Once cooled break apart and keep in sealed container.

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About Kelly's Caramel Popcorn

Course/Dish: Popcorn
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtags: #caramel, #popcorn