Baked Caramel Popcorn

Total Time
1hr 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 1 hr

No need for the candy thermometer with this recipe. My family loves this recipe, I usually only make it as a treat for Christmas. Easy to make

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Melt butter, stir in syrup, brown sugar and salt.*.
  2. Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring.
  3. constantly, important to dissolve sugar.
  4. Boil without stirring for 5 minutes.
  5. Remove from heat and stir in vanilla and soda.
  6. Pour over popcorn in roaster and stir to coat evenly.
  7. Bake in 200° oven for 1 hour stirring every 15 minutes.
  8. Remove from oven and let cool completely.
  9. Store in airtight container.
  10. *Put ingredients in a large pot, when you add the baking soda at the end, it will foam up.
Most Helpful

5 5

If you are looking for the perfect caramel corn you have found it. What a great recipe, thank you Picco.

5 5

Was easy to make. I added toasted pecans to the caramel just before pouring over popcorn. Everyone enjoyed it.