Party Popcorn & Nuts

Party Popcorn & Nuts

The flavors of maple and butter are baked right into this crunchy sweet and salty party toss.

10 min. prep time
8 cups
000 Ratings


8 cups popped popcorn
1 (11.5-ounce) can (2 cups) salted mixed nuts or peanuts
1/3 cup maple-flavored syrup or light corn syrup
1/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1 teaspoon seasoned salt
1 cup candy corn


Heat oven to 250°F. Line 15x10x1-inch baking pan with aluminum foil; spray foil with no-stick cooking spray. Set aside. 

Combine popcorn and nuts in bowl; set aside. 

Combine butter, syrup and brown sugar in 1-quart saucepan. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, 4-6 minutes or until mixture comes to a full boil. Continue cooking 1 minute. 

Pour butter mixture over popcorn mixture; stir well to coat. Spoon into prepared pan. Bake 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes. Remove from oven; sprinkle with seasoned salt. Cool completely in pan. 

Break up pieces. Place into large serving bowl; sprinkle with candy corn. Store in food container with tight-fitting lid.

Recipe Tip

- Bagged popped popcorn is available in the snack aisle of the supermarket.

- Be creative and toss this popcorn mixture with your favorite Halloween-colored candy such as orange and brown candy-coated chocolate pieces or various colors of candy corn.

Nutrition Facts (1/2 cup )

Calories: 240

Fat: 14g

Cholesterol: 10mg

Sodium: 300mg

Carbohydrates: 27g

Dietary Fiber: 2g

Protein: 4g

Recipe #14731©2010Land O'Lakes, Inc.

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