Happy National Popcorn day! We LOVE popcorn at our house, because of our weekly family movie nights we enjoy popcorn all the time and we love trying new flavors. When I was in California at Universal Studios I tried out a popcorn store and they had one they called “churro popcorn”. It was AMAZING!
SO I just HAD to make my own! A cinnamon crunchy shell and sprinkled with a cinnamon sugar mixture. It tastes AMAZING and the kiddo’s LOVED it. It’s delicious with JUST the candy coating, but sprinkling the cinnamon and sugar makes it more churro like.
- 1 1/2 batch homemade popped popcorn
- 1/4 C butter
- 1/4 C packed light brown sugar
- 1/4 C light corn syrup
- 1/4 tsp salt
- 2 drops cinnamon candy flavor
- 1/4 tsp baking soda
- cinnamon sugar mixture
- Preheat oven to 270 F.
- Place the popped popcorn in an oven safe bowl
- In a saucepan melt the butter, brown sugar, corn syrup and salt
- On Medium/High bring the to a boil and keep boiling until the temperature reaches 270
- Remove from heat and carefully stir in cinnamon flavoring, then baking soda.
- Working quickly, pour over popcorn stirring to coat.
- To help the mixture stay warm so you can get an even coat place the bowl into the oven, stirring every 5 mins 3-4 times
- Spread the popcorn out onto a pan and sprinkle with the cinnamon sugar mixture
- Let the mixture cool, then break into pieces and serve
AND because I adore popcorn so much I’m excited to share even MORE popcorn recipes with you! We’re starting a new year of Celebrating Food! A new set of 12 Food Holidays for 2016 (follow the #celebratingfood2016 hashtag)
11 new Brand New Popcorn recipes
- Churro Popcorn – HERE
- Peanut Butter Cup Popcorn – Creations by Kara
- Avalanche Popcorn – Real Mom Kitchen
- Pretty-In-Pink Popcorn – Butter With A Side of Bread
- Jalapeno Popper Popcorn Balls – The Stay At Home Chef
- Snickers Caramel Popcorn – The Baker Upstairs
- Samoa Popcorn – Like Mother Like Daughter
- Candy Flavored Sugar Popcorn – Jamie Cooks It Up!
- Black Pepper Parmesan Popcorn – Life Made Simple
- Easy Homemade Kettle Corn – Yummy Healthy Easy
- Chocolate Caramel Crunch Popcorn – Summer Scraps
18 more Favorite popcorn recipes
- Caramel popcorn (with video) – Ashlee Marie
- butterfinger popcorn – Like Mother Like Daughter
- Snickers Peanut Butter Popcorn – Butter With A Side of Bread
- peanut butter puppy chow popcorn – Ashlee Marie
- Kettle Corn – Real Mom Kitchen
- Gourmet Cinnamon Roll Popcorn – Creations by Kara
- cake mix and sprinkles popcorn – Ashlee Marie
- Toasted Coconut Caramel Popcorn – Jamie Cooks It Up!
- Double Chocolate Sweet and Salty Party Mix – Summer Scraps
- popcorn bar, movie night – Ashlee Marie
- M&M’s Caramel Popcorn – Summer Scraps
- Movie Night Chocolate Chip Cookies – Life Made Simple
- TIP – get kernels out of popcorn – Ashlee Marie
- marshmallow caramel popcorn – Like Mother Like Daughter
- Peanut Butter Popcorn – Butter With A Side of Bread
- Red hot’s candied popcorn – Ashlee Marie
- Caramel Apple Pie Popcorn – Real Mom Kitchen
- Cinnamon Bear Popcorn – Jamie Cooks It Up!
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