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Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Easy Toffee Popcorn

Not the Korean drama again pfffttttt lol 

I don't know about you but I just love popcorn .

The popcorn that's being sold in the cinemas here's really quiet good .

The downside ? 'tis quiet expensive ...

The price is almost the same as the movie ticket er the morning showing , that is ! lol   

I seldom buy it , of course , me being cheap hee hee

So when I saw this popcorn recipe from one of the foodie magazine , I knew I had to make it .

And yup , it does tastes like the one I had in the cinema ! 

So , what's your fave popcorn flavor ?! 


Recipe from my fave mag , Good Housekeeping Magazine , UK , Nov 2011

1 tbsp oil 
100 grams corn kernels
100 grams butter
100 grams brown sugar
4 tbsp golden syrup , such as Lyle's

* Heat oil over high heat in a large , deep pan ( with a deep fitting lid ) ; add corn kernels , stir and put on the lid . When kernels starts popping , shake pan to encourage all the kernels to pop without scorching . Set aside .
* Melt butter , sugar and syrup in a large pan or wok ; bring to a boil and leave to bubble for 3-5 minutes . Add popcorn and turn to coat . Spread on to baking sheet with parchment paper and leave to cool .

18 comments:

  1. ooo this looks so good! i can never resist toffee popcorn. i think my all time favorite is old fashioned butter and salt (with lots of both!) but if i had to choose between that and this, i don't know what i would do...

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  2. yum yum. nami gid ni when watching the tube with your fave show!

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  3. This looks so good! This is totally an essential to eat with a great movie :D

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  4. This does make for one tasty snack, much better than the cinema could ever sell and of course there is a savings here as well. I know you Anne and I am really wondering what kept you occupied while these mounds of warm toffee popcorn were cooling. Even I wound find the wait a little like torture!

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  5. I also just love popcorn! Great idea you had, sounds really good!!

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  6. WOW! Looks so yummy. Must make this for my boys as they love popcorn very much.

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  7. Oh yum! I have never made my OWN popcorn. I have only ever tried the boring butter popcorn. This looks great!
    But it's true. I think that the cinemas make more money on food than they do on the films.

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  8. Oh yum! This is a must for a movie night! So tempting that I can eat the whole bucket all for myself! LOL Yup! Feel like a kiddo all over! heheh My sons will love this even for snack! Will make this for the weekend! Thanks for sharing! Have a nice day! :)

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  9. I love popcorn but try not to eat sweet or salty flavors. But once in awhile I do relish full butter flavored popcorn. This one does look good.

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  10. yaya, popcorn selling in cinema is quite pricey, but no popcorn when watching movie, not that fun actually, hahaha..glad that you now learn how to make popcorn at home..

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  11. these looking so good! never had popcorn for really long time! do popcorns have many flavours? i only knew the plain caramel flavour like this :)) popcorns and korean drama..that's a luxury in life! haha!

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  12. wow..yum yummmm...love the recipe & the flavor of it
    Tasty Appetite

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  13. Hi Anne, pass me some please! Your popcorn look extremely good, haven't do any popcorn for a long time. Thanks for the reminder, I'll shall pop some soon.

    Have a nice day.

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  14. Oh I love pop corn too and I also never buy from the movie theatre, the price they charge is ridiculous....bookmarking this, will give it a try....what I do is just microwave a ready one and then sprinkle some brown sugar, the sugar melts in the heat and sticks to some of the pop corns...but need to try this one...

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  15. Oh yummmmmm! I never made my own popcorn, and I will definitely try to make some after seeing your mouth-watering pictures!!!! Thanks for the recipe!

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  16. what a nice snack for me during lazy weekend like todae!

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  17. Ha-I have been known to sneak my own food in at the theater and this does look well worth taking the risk! I need to find a bag to put it in that does not make a lot of noise when opening. If I get caught I will not reveal you as the instigator! Delicious post!

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