Healthy Popcorn Recipes with Tricked-Out Toppings
First, How To Pop Corn In The Microwave
Popcorn is the perfect snack—it's crunchy, it's low-cal, and it's 100 percent whole grain. And you'll never get bored because it's endlessly customizable. But first, pop your corn the healthy way, with no added oil. Put 1/4 cup of kernels in a paper bag, fold the top twice, and microwave on high for about two minutes. Then add whatever toppings you want. These ideas will get you started.
Apple Pie Popcorn
Sweet As a Cookie combines apple pie spice, cinnamon, and vanilla for a sweet, fruity flavor.
Lemony Kale Popcorn
Wasabi Soy Sauce Popcorn
Movie night gets an Asian upgrade with Brooklyn Farm Girl’s savory-spicy mix.
Rosemary, Black Pepper, & Parmesan Popcorn
Italian flavorings—fresh herbs, olive oil, and grated parm—give Our Best Bites’ popcorn fragrant, savory notes.
Coconut Curry Popcorn
Italian Breadstick Popcorn
The blogger behind Pasty Affair goes savory with a Italian breadstick-inspired seasonings, including lots of fresh herbs.
Get spicy! Around My Family Table drizzles a combo of the trendy hot sauce and melted butter on her popcorn for a customizable treat (use more or less sriracha depending on your tolerance for heat). (Want more popcorn recipes? Check out 25 Easy, Delicious Ways to Flavor Popcorn Without Salt.)