Caramel Apple Popcorn Crunch

Makes 13 (3/4 cup) servings
Prep Time:10 Minutes

A popcorn snack mix all dressed up for fall. Serve it with a glass of hot apple cider for a hearty and filling autumn treat.


12 cupspopped JOLLY TIME® Healthy Pop® 94% Fat free Microwave Pop Corn
24mini bear-shaped cinnamon flavored graham crackers
1/2 cupdried apple slices, cut into bite size pieces
1/2 cuppacked lite brown sugar
1/2 cupcaramel flavored syrup (used in coffee drinks)
1 envelope (.74 ounce)spiced apple cider drink mix
1 tbspbutter or margarine


In a large bowl, combine popped popcorn (removing any unpopped kernels), graham cracker bears and apple pieces; toss. In a small microwave-safe bowl, combine remaining ingredients. Bring to a boil on high. Stir. Cook an additional 30 seconds on high. Pour over popcorn mixture, mixing well to coat. Pour half into a microwave-safe 9-inch pie pan that has been sprayed with non-stick cooking spray. Microwave on high 2 minutes, stirring every minute. Transfer to waxed paper to cool. Repeat with remaining mixture.