Cinnamon Popcorn Crunch

Makes About 16 cups
Cook Time:10 minutes
Prep Time:5 minutes
Total Time:15 minutes

Cinnamon + popcorn = crunchy, tasty heaven!

Ingredients

12 cupsPopped JOLLY TIME Pop Corn, unsalted
6 1/2 ozsalted mixed nuts
2 1/2 cups packedlight brown sugar
1/2 cuplight corn syrup or maple syrup
1/2 cupbutter or margarine
1/2 cupwater
2 tspsalt

Directions

  1. Mix popcorn and nuts in large buttered bowl.
  2. Combine sugar, syrup, butter or margarine, water, salt and cinnamon in saucepan.
  3. Heat slowly to the boiling point, stirring until sugar melts.
  4. Cook to hard crack stage (290-295 degrees Fahrenheit).
  5. Pour syrup in a fine stream over popcorn and nuts.
  6. Stir until popcorn and nuts are evenly coated with syrup.
  7. Spread out on large buttered surface or waxed paper.
  8. Separate into bite-size portions with forks. Cool.

Recipe compliments of The Popcorn Board