Caramel Popcorn (Microwave)

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by Margaret Button

This came from an old cookbook of mine and is a favorite of my family. Hope you enjoy it also.

Top Review by Amy F.

We love this caramel corn! It's even better with toasted pecans...thanks for posting!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix ingredients together and microwave on high for 2 minutes. Stir and return to microwave for 2 more minutes.
  2. Remove from microwave and add 1/2 tsp soda and 1 tsp vanilla.
  3. Stir and dump into 4 quarts of popped popcorn and 1 cup of peanuts (optional) which is in a large brown grocery bag. Shake bag.
  4. Microwave in paper bag for 1 1/2 minutes on high. Shake bag and again microwave for 1 1/2 minutes on high. Shake bag and microwave for 1 minute on high.
  5. Spread on a cookie sheet or alumimum foil and spread out to cool. You can then break up the caramel corn into individual pieces. Enjoy.

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