Easy Chocolate-Caramel Popcorn
- Ready In:
- 1hr 15mins
- Preheat oven to 300°F.
- Place the caramels, butter, and water in a heavy saucepan. Cook on low heat until the caramels are completely melted, stirring frequently.
- Combine the popcorn and peanuts in a large bowl. Make sure to remove all unpopped kernels. Drizzle with the caramel mixture; toss to evenly coat. Spread onto a large greased baking sheet.
- Bake for 20 minutes, stirring after 10. Sprinkle with chocolate; toss using two spoons until well mixed. Spread onto a sheet of waxed paper; cool completely.
- Break apart until small clusters or individual pieces. Store in a tightly covered container at room temperature for up to one week.
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