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Sweet and Spicy Popcorn

Rated as 4.43 out of 5 Stars

"'This crispy snack has a fun and different flavor,' shares Flo Burtnett of Gage, Oklahoma. 'I took some to my neighbor's one evening when we were visiting and it didn't last long!'"
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Ingredients

10 m servings
Original recipe yields 6 servings

Directions

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  1. Place sugar, chili powder, cinnamon, salt and cayenne pepper in a zip-type plastic bag or other 2-qt. airtight container. Mix. Add popcorn. Spray popcorn with nonstick cooking spray. Close bag and shake. Repeat one or two times until popcorn is coated.

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I tried four different flavored popcorn recipes off this site in the last two days and this one turned out the best. I mixed the sugar and spices with 3T butter in a saucepan, then poured and m...

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This is the first recipe I've given a poor rating too. I followed the recipe exactly and it just wasn't very good to my husband and I. I gave it 3 stars only because we didn't spit it out. Th...

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I tried four different flavored popcorn recipes off this site in the last two days and this one turned out the best. I mixed the sugar and spices with 3T butter in a saucepan, then poured and m...

This is the first recipe I've given a poor rating too. I followed the recipe exactly and it just wasn't very good to my husband and I. I gave it 3 stars only because we didn't spit it out. Th...

This was yummy. I added a little melted butter. I think that it really helped the spices to stick. A big hit a my house. Thanks for sharing :)

OH MY.....I just can't stop eating this popcorn. I love popcorn to begin with, so when I saw this recipe, I figured I would give it a shot. I cooked my popcorn in the pan, then used spray butt...

Incredible! The mixture of the spice and sweet goes well together for me. I used more cayenne than the recipe calls for, only because I love cayenne pepper. I also sprayed the popcorn while in t...

I was a little skeptical about the mix of spices - especially combining the sweet (sugar/cinnamon), salt, and spicy (pepper/chili) - but in the end, it turned out AMAZINGLY!!!

This was really tasty! I used kettle corn (all i had) but I really liked it with the additional flavor. Plus i added a dash more cayenne.

Tastes great as is! I made a bunch and put it in an empty spice container that way I can just sprinkle it over popcorn without having to make more.

I enjoyed this recipe. Try using the same spices when making corn as a side dish. I used a bag of microwave popcorn and decided to shake the spices in the microwave bag. Just sprinkle a little i...