White Chocolate Peppermint Popcorn Recipe

If you're expecting a house full of guests this holiday season, we've got the perfect crowd-pleasing treat that adds a seasonal touch to everyone's favorite snack.
White Chocolate Peppermint Popcorn Recipe

White Chocolate Peppermint Popcorn Recipe

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Yield: 8 servings

Ingredients

  • 8 cups unsalted popped popcorn
  • 1 cup peppermint candy, crushed
  • 2 cups white chocolate chips
  • 1 teaspoon salt
Ingredients

Ingredients

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Flynnside Out Productions

Melt Chocolate

Melt Chocolate

Melt Chocolate

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Flynnside Out Productions

Heat chocolate chips in a saucepan over medium heat, stirring constantly until melted.

Add Peppermint

Add Peppermint

Add Peppermint

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Flynnside Out Productions

Add 1/2 cup of finely-crushed peppermint into the melted chocolate, and stir until incorporated.

Salt Popcorn

Salt Popcorn

Salt Popcorn

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Flynnside Out Productions

Pour popcorn into a large bowl, add salt, then shake the bowl to distribute evenly.

Add Melted Mix to Popcorn

Add Melted Mix to Popcorn

Add Melted Mix to Popcorn

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Slowly pour in the melted chocolate-peppermint mixture across the top of the popcorn.

Mix It All Up

Mix It All Up

Mix It All Up

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Flynnside Out Productions

Use your hands to mix the chocolate/peppermint into the popcorn. Repeat until the popcorn is thoroughly coated in the chocolate-peppermint mixture. Tip: If you want to keep things less messy, wear latex gloves for this step.

Add More Peppermint

Add More Peppermint

Add More Peppermint

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Dump most of the remaining peppermint into the popcorn bowl and continue mixing with your hands. Hold back a small amount of peppermint to garnish with later.

Garnish Each Serving

Garnish Each Serving

Garnish Each Serving

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Flynnside Out Productions

Once fully coated, spoon out the popcorn into serving bowls. Add crushed peppermint to the top of each serving. 

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