Can't Stop Eating It! Caramel Corn

Total Time
55mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 45 mins

Originally from Taste of Home, the only change I have made to this recipe is the name. It was originally named for a themed party and we don't always need a party to make it! We renamed it based on what everyone who tastes it always says....

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Place popcorn (6 qts. = about 24 cups) in a large bowl and set aside. In a saucepan, combine brown sugar, butter, corn syrup and salt; bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly.
  2. Boil for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  3. Remove from the heat.
  4. Stir in vanilla and baking soda; mix well. Pour over popcorn and stir until well-coated.
  5. Pour into two greased 13-in. x 9-in.x 2-in baking pans.
  6. Bake, uncovered, at 250 for 45 minutes,stirring every 15 minutes.
  7. Cool completely. (I find it easier to remove from the pan and break up when it is still SLIGHTLY warm.)
  8. Store in airtight container or plastic bags. Yield: about 5-1/2 quarts.
Most Helpful

5 5

I have made this a several times now and it is always a hit. I haven't found 1 person who does not like it.

5 5

You just can't beat homemade caramel corn. This was simpe to make and tasted yummy. I added some honey roasted peanuts. I will be making this often. Thanks for sharing a great recipe. Made for Aussie/NZ Swap April, 2008.