Print Options

Back to Strawberry Popcorn >

Include these items:

Taste of Home Logo

Strawberry Popcorn

 Strawberry Popcorn
I love to make this slightly sweet snack because there's really nothing like it. The dehydrated strawberries processed with sugar make a pretty-in-pink coating that would be perfect for wedding or baby showers. —Eden Dranger, Los Angeles, California
16 ServingsPrep/Total TIme: 20 min.

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup freeze-dried strawberries
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup popcorn kernels
  • 3 tablespoons canola oil
  • Butter-flavored cooking spray

Directions

  • Place strawberries and sugar in a food processor; cover and process
  • until finely ground. Transfer to a small bowl, add salt; set aside.
  • In a Dutch oven over medium heat, cook popcorn kernels and oil until
  • oil begins to sizzle. Cover and shake for 2-3 minutes or until
  • popcorn stops popping.
  • Transfer to a large bowl; spritz with butter-flavored spray. Add
  • strawberry mixture and toss to coat. Continue spritzing and tossing
  • until popcorn is coated. Yield: 4 quarts.