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Patriotic Popcorn Balls
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WordPress: https://tampacakegirl.wordpress.com/2016/05/26/patriotic-popcorn-balls/
May 26, 2016      Comments:  4      Replies:  2     
Ingredients:
1/2 stick of butter, 4 Tablespoons
1 package of mini marshmallows
1/4 cup light brown sugar, packed, if you are using kettle corn or caramel corn or any other sweet popcorn, do not add sugar
1/4 teaspoon sea salt
3 quarts of popped popcorn
1 cups of M &M’s
Sprinkles/Jimmies, optional
Pam for spraying on hands
I love popcorn. I love popcorn balls too. On a recent shopping trip, I found red, white and blue popcorn kernels and I had to get them. I thought what a fun way to make popcorn balls for a patriotic post for my blog. Shortly after my shopping trip, I found red, white and blue M & Ms. My recipe would be fine with regular popcorn and any color of M & M’s.
Melt butter on low. Stir in mini marshmallows and melt, stirring frequently. Once marshmallows are melted, remove from heat and stir in salt, popcorn, M&M’s, sprinkles, whatever you like. Spray hands with Pam and form into balls. Let dry on a parchment lined cookie sheet. Store in an airtight container. Enjoy!
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Lorinda McKinnon-The Rowdy Baker      May 26, 2016 at 12:59 pm      Reply                  
Ooooooh, good idea! And easy, too. I have a feeling it’s one of those foods that once you start, you can’t stop
Tampa Cake Girl      May 26, 2016 at 1:01 pm      Reply      
You are absolutely right Lorinda. They are hard to stop at one!
      May 26, 2016 at 12:56 pm      Reply                  
They were very yummy!
Debbe      May 26, 2016 at 12:54 pm      Reply                  
Yum…..Popcorn and M&M’s oh my!!
Christine Stephens      May 26, 2016 at 11:08 am      Reply                  
Good morning Cydnee. These look wonderful. Nothing better then popcorn balls. Hope you are doing well. Hugs Sent from Chris’s iPad
Tampa Cake Girl      May 26, 2016 at 11:09 am      Reply      
Thank you Christine! These were a lot of fun to make and eat. Doing great. Hugs!