First I would like to apologize for my absence. It will be a busy few weeks here in my home so I will not be able to post a lot like I am use to. I will be posting the theme recipes and if I am lucky one more.
Other whosits who likes kettle corn?? ME ME ME ME ME ME!!!
Did you know it can take 2 minutes to make it yourself at home and still taste amazing!!
So for this weeks After School Snack I made Kettle Corn Trail Mix. What could be more awesome?
Lots of things but we won't go there
1/4 cup vegetable oil
1/2 cup popcorn kernels
1/3 cup sugar
3/4 teaspoon salt
what you need – A large pot with lid
Heat oil in a large pot over medium-high heat until oil is starting to smoke a little. Put popcorn and sugar combined in a small bowl. Add popcorn and sugar to hot oil giving it a quick stir and then cover with lid. Give it a quick shake and let it pop. Once most of the popcorn pops remove it from heat but leave on lid and shake some more to finish popping. Pour into a large bowl and sprinkle with salt and serve when cooled. Do not make the mistake of removing the pot from heat without transferring to a bowl. Due to the high heat of the pot, if you don’t transfer the popcorn it will caramelize and perhaps burn. *Also, do not attempt to make a batch of this in a dutch oven.
Now for the trail mix add anything you want. I added dried Apricots,bananas and M&Ms
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