Chocolate Reindeer Popcorn

Makes 8 popcorn balls
Cook Time:10 minutes
Prep Time:10 minutes
Total Time:20 minutes

These festive holiday popcorn balls are a great project for kids as they create their own red-nosed sleigh-pulling team!


8 cupsJOLLY TIME Pop Corn, popped (unbuttered)
2 1/2 cupsmini marshmallows
1/2 cupchopped dark chocolate or dark chocolate chips
2 tbspbutter or light olive oil
1/4 tspsalt
16 stickspretzel sticks
16 totaleyeball candies
8 totalred candy coated chocolate candies


1. Place popcorn in large mixing bowl and remove any unpopped kernels.
2. In saucepan set over medium heat, heat marshmallows, chocolate, butter and salt, stirring often, until smooth. Toss marshmallow mixture with popcorn until well combined.
3. Scoop 3/4 cup popcorn mixture into ball. Repeat with remaining mixture to make 8 balls. Place each ball in paper muffin cup liner.
4. Insert pretzel stick on each side of ball to resemble antlers, stick two eyeball candies on for “eyes” and red candy for “nose.” Let cool completely.

Recipe compliments of The Popcorn Board