Buttery Cajun Popcorn

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 15 min.


3 quarts

Updated: Sep. 27, 2023
Cheesy and spicy, this finger-lickin' snack with just a hint of lime is downright addictive! —Beth Stengel, North Hollywood, California
Buttery Cajun Popcorn Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 12 cups air-popped popcorn
  • 1/4 cup butter, melted
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice
  • 4-1/2 teaspoons Cajun seasoning
  • 4 to 5 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese


  1. Place popcorn in a large bowl. Combine butter and lime juice; drizzle over popcorn and toss to coat. Combine Cajun seasoning and cheese; sprinkle over popcorn and toss to coat.

Nutrition Facts

1 cup: 83 calories, 5g fat (3g saturated fat), 12mg cholesterol, 256mg sodium, 9g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 2g fiber), 2g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 fat, 1/2 starch.