Everyone knows that popcorn is a movie must have. It is proven that eating popcorn makes the movie experience better. But have you tried a spin on the traditional salted, buttery goodness? We thought we could let you in on a few twists that will have your taste buds asking for more.
Pumpkin Spice– when you have those fall cravings you can add 2 tablespoons of sweetener and a spoonful of canned pumpkin, a great way to get you in the mood for your Halloween favorites like Halloween Town or Hocus Pocus.
Mint Chocolate Chip– If you are a minty person, this may be your new favorite. You can make a glaze with honey or maple syrup and mint extract. Then you just mix in some chocolate chips and voilà!
Mexican Churro– Here is a way to mix two favorite snacks. You can melt cinnamon chips over the popcorn and add a little extra cinnamon and sugar, for a sweet kick. It might be the perfect pair for The Book of Life or Coco.
Salted Caramel– For the sweet and salty lovers, you can melt butter, brown sugar, corn syrup, and a tsp. of salt. Then pour over your popped popcorn. This snack may be a possible perfect pairing for a romantic comedy or a chick-flick with the girls.
You can also shake up your traditional popcorn with some fun seasoning like cheesy garlic, spicy citrus, or cinnamon sugar or just mix in a little of your favorite candy such as M&Ms, Reese’s, Rolo’s, maybe Mike and Ike’s if you prefer fruity. These are only a few ideas of the endless possibilities.
Feel free to enjoy the delicious traditional salt and buttered popcorn with your next movie, but if you’re feeling adventurous maybe you can try a twist of the movie staple snack and take your viewing experience to the next level.