Sea Salt Caramel Popcorn

Prep Time:25 minutes

Quick & easy recipe that is perfect for a homemade gift!

Ingredients

8 cupsJOLLY TIME Pop Corn, popped
1-1/2 cuppecan halves
1/2 cupalmonds
1-1/3 cupgranulated sugar
1 cup (2 sticks)butter or margarine
1/2 cuplight corn syrup
1 tspvanilla
1 tspsea salt, coarse

Directions

  1. Line a large, rimmed baking pan (17x12-inch) with foil and spray lightly with cooking spray; set aside.
  2. Spray a large bowl (not plastic) with cooking spray and place popcorn (remove any unpopped kernels) and nuts inside.
  3. In a medium saucepan, combine granulated sugar, butter and corn syrup.
  4. Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly.
  5. Clip on a candy thermometer and boil, stirring occasionally, until temperature reaches 290 degrees F. (about 15 minutes).
  6. Remove candy thermometer and stir in vanilla.
  7. Pour mixture over popcorn and stir to coat well.
  8. Spread popcorn mixture in an even layer into prepared baking pan.
  9. Sprinkle with sea salt and allow to cool completely before breaking into pieces to serve.

Store in an airtight container.

Recipe compliments of The Popcorn Board