Caramel Apple Popcorn Recipe

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Not a lot better than a quick, easy and delicious DIY Caramel Apple Popcorn Recipe to “fall back” into this weekend. This one’s got a perfect combination of tart, sweet and spice from apple cider. YUM!



Caramel Corn
1 stick butter
1 cup brown sugar
1/3 cup apple cider
1/2 tsp apple extract
1 tsp baking soda
6 cups popped popcorn


10 caramel candies cut into bite size pieces.



–  Prepare popcorn
–  In a large pot over medium heat, melt butter, brown sugar, apple cider and apple extract together; stirring until sugar has dissolved
–  Allow to lightly simmer for 5 minutes 
–  Add baking soda and stir. Mixture will expand and thicken. 
–  Add popcorn and stir until evenly coated 
–  Spread on a lined baking sheet and allow to cool
–  Cut caramel candies into small pieces and toss into popcorn once it has cooled and set
–  Break up, divide into bowls (or serving bowl) and enjoy
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This quick and easy Caramel Apple Popcorn recipe would be a perfect holiday snack or dessert to bring to a party, tailgate or family gathering. The apple cider used to make the caramel gives it just the right amount of spice! Add cinnamon for an even warmer flavor. Kid friendly, mom approved. :)

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