Popcorn Ball Recipes

Find 5-star recipes for crunchy, sweet and savory popcorn balls.

Staff Picks

Caramel Popcorn Balls

Rating: 4.51 stars
Easy to make and delicious. Kids Love them.

Grandpa's Popcorn Balls

Rating: 4.42 stars
Great, Great Grandpa Apell had a huge farm in Illinois with prize-winning corn. He made Popcorn Balls for all the Grandkids at Christmastime. He lived to be 106 and claimed workin' the farm and eatin' corn was the secret! This recipe is delicious!

Old Time Popcorn Balls

Rating: 4.22 stars
A favorite treat, very popular with my family, hope it's just as popular with yours.

Rocky Road Popcorn Balls

Rating: 4.58 stars
I made these fun treats for my boys and am now making them for the grandkids. Great anytime of the year, but especially good at Halloween for trick-or-treaters. A combination of rocky road candy and sweet popcorn, rolled into a ball.

Chef John's Bacon-Caramel Popcorn Balls

Have you ever been eating caramel popcorn and thought "This is good, but I wish it had pieces of bacon and I could play catch with it?" Well, then you'll love this easy-to-make, sweet, and savory treat. Wrap any leftover balls individually in plastic, and store in an airtight container.

Marshmallow Popcorn Balls

Rating: 4.57 stars
These are very easy popcorn balls to make. The marshmallows make them similar to crispy rice cereal bars that are so popular. Made with marshmallows, these are sweet, crispy, and chewy. Everyone's favorite combination!

Easy Caramel Popcorn Balls

Rating: 4.83 stars
These popcorn balls are heavenly! Everyone I've shared them with becomes hooked instantly!

Best Ever Popcorn Balls

Rating: 4.41 stars
Sweet, crunchy balls of popcorn.

Peanut Butter Popcorn Balls

Rating: 4.58 stars
A chewy, peanut-buttery snack!

Inspiration and Ideas

DIY Microwave Popcorn
Rating: Unrated
You don't need an air popper or to fuss with a pan on the stovetop: you can make microwave popcorn with just a paper bag! Oil and salt are optional.