Cinnamon Candy Popcorn

Recipe by grandma2969
READY IN: 1hr 10mins
YIELD: 6 quarts




  • Preheat oven to 250*.Pop 1 cup of popcorn -- (you should have about 6 quarts popped).
  • Butter a large roasting pan. Combine the popped corn in the prepared pan. Place in the oven while preparing the glaze.
  • Place red hot candies in a 2 cup measure and fill to the top with granulated sugar. Boil red hot candy, sugar, butter, corn syrup and salt for 5 minutes.
  • Remove from the heat and add baking soda and oil --
  • Stir well and pour over popped corn, tossing quickly to distribute evenly.
  • Bake for 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes.
  • Remove from oven, Using a metal spatula, free popcorn from the bottom of pan.
  • Let cool completely in the pan.
  • Break into clumps.
  • Store in an airtight container at room temperature for up to 1 week.