You will love these chocolate popcorn recipes if you like the salty taste of popcorn and the sweet creamy taste of chocolate. This combination is a match made in heaven. My mouth starts watering when I even think about it!
Chocolate covered popcorn can be made in a variety of ways. Why not try out all of three of these chocolate popcorn recipes and pick your favorite?
If you'd rather order some gourmet popcorn online, there are some really yummy chocolate popcorn choices.
Chocolate Popcorn also makes an incredible gift for those people that are so difficult to buy for. It is unique and delicious. I have no doubt it will go over well.
If your friends and family live locally, there is no reason why you can't use these chocolate popcorn recipes to make your own chocolate popcorn and then fill bags to use as gifts. You can locate cellophane bags and ribbon at Candyland Crafts and save heaps by doing it yourself.
Spray a large roasting pan with cooking spray. Pop the popcorn and place it in the pan.
Combine butter, chocolate chips and corn syrup in a saucepan and cook over medium heat, stirring constantly until it boils.
Pour mixture over popcorn and stir through to coat. Bake at 300 degrees F for 45 minutes stirring frequently. Cool completely. Break into pieces and store in airtight container.
For an added dimension, add a cup or two of your favorite nuts.
Spray a large bowl with cooking spray and place the popped corn in it.
Melt margarine in a saucepan over low heat. Stir in corn syrup, cocoa, milk and salt. Bring to a boil, stirring constantly.
Pour mixture over popcorn and stir well to coat. Allow popcorn to cool before serving.
Spray a large bowl with cooking spray. Place popcorn in bowl.
Melt chocolate chips in a microwave safe bowl. Stir every 30 seconds until melted and smooth. Do not over heat.
Pour chocolate over caramel corn and stir well. Chill until chocolate sets.
Break up and store in an airtight container.
These wonderful and scrumptious recipes for chocolate popcorn will make you a real hit with your family and friends. I feel duty bound to warn you, however, that this stuff is extremely addictive.