This popcorn packs a lot of flavor into very little prep time.
Recipe courtesy of Andrea Albin
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Sweet and Spicy Popcorn Snack Mix
Total:
35 min
Prep:
10 min
Inactive:
15 min
Cook:
10 min
Yield:
9 cups
Level:
Easy
Total:
35 min
Prep:
10 min
Inactive:
15 min
Cook:
10 min
Yield:
9 cups
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 5 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 2 teaspoons chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon lemon zest
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 8 to 9 cups freshly popped plain unsalted popcorn, preferably popped on the stovetop
  • 1/2 cup sliced almonds
  • 1/2 cup pepitas

Directions

Melt the butter in a large pot over medium heat. Stir in the sugar until melted, and then add the chili powder, lemon zest, salt and cayenne. Add the popcorn, almonds and pepitas, and toss to coat.

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