Peanut Butter Sriracha Popcorn Balls

Makes 8 balls
Cook Time:5 minutes
Prep Time:20 minutes
Total Time:25 minutes

A spicy kick to peanut butter popcorn balls.

Ingredients

4 cupsJOLLY TIME® Kettlemania® Pop Corn
1/4 cupgranulated sugar
1/4 cuplight corn syrup
1 1/2 tbspcreamy peanut butter
1 tbspsriracha
1 tbspunsalted butter
1/2 tspground ginger
1/2 cuproughly chopped peanuts
for handsvegetable oil
1 tbspblack sesame seeds

Directions

  1. Line rimmed baking pan with waxed paper or parchment paper; set aside.
  2. In large saucepot, stir together sugar, corn syrup, peanut butter, sriracha, butter and ginger. Heat to boiling over medium-high heat. Remove from heat and immediately stir in popcorn (remove any unpopped kernels) and peanuts until everything is well combined.
  3. Allow mixture to cool until it's not piping hot, but still warm to the touch. Lightly coat hands with oil; press mixture into 2-inch balls and place on prepared baking pan. Immediately after you finish forming balls, sprinkle balls with sesame seeds. Allow balls to fully cool before serving. Popcorn balls can be wrapped in plastic wrap and stored in an airtight container for up to 2 days.

Recipe compliments of Foxes Love Lemons