Caramel Popcorn

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Caramel Popcorn

Caramel Popcorn


  • 12 cups of popped popcorn
  • 1 cup (250 ml) packed brown sugar
  • ½ (125 ml) cup butter
  • ¼ (60 ml) cup molasses
  • ½ tsp (2.5 ml) salt
  • ½ tsp (2.5 ml) baking soda


Heat oven to 200°F.
Place the popcorn in a large bowl.
Cook brown sugar, butter, molasses and salt in a sauce pan over medium heat.
Stir occasionally, until bubbly around edges.
Continue cooking for a few more minutes; remove from heat.
Stir in baking soda until foamy.
Pour sugar mixture over the popcorn; toss until evenly coated.
Place the popcorn mixture on a non-greased baking sheet.
Bake for 45 minutes, stirring every 15 minutes.
Cool completely.
Store in a tightly covered container.

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Canada Agriculture and Food Museum
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