Caramel 'Surprise' Popcorn Balls
These delicious, easy-to-prepare popcorn balls have a "surprise" in the center!
Hands On:20 | Total: 20 | Makes: 15 servings (1 popcorn ball each)
1 bag (82.3 g each) Orville Redenbacher's® Gourmet® Butter Microwave Popcorn
PAM® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray
7 large marshmallows
1/2 cup butter (1/2 cup = 1 stick)
1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
15 foil-wrapped milk chocolate pieces, unwrapped
Colored cellophane (8x8-inch squares) and ribbons, optional
- Prepare popcorn according to package directions. Remove all unpopped kernels. Place popped corn in large bowl sprayed with cooking spray.
- Place marshmallows, butter, sugar and vanilla in microwave-safe bowl. Microwave on HIGH 1 minute. Stir with wooden spoon sprayed with cooking spray. Microwave 1 minute more; stir well.
- Pour marshmallow mixture over popcorn. Mix well with wooden spoon sprayed with cooking spray. Moisten hands with water; divide popcorn mixture into 15 equal portions. Form into balls around each chocolate piece, completely enclosing the chocolate. Wrap each popcorn ball in colored cellophane; tie with a ribbon, if desired. Store in tightly sealed container up to 2 days.
15 servings (1 popcorn ball each) Calories 142; Total Fat 9 g(Saturated Fat 5 g); Cholesterol 17 mg; Sodium 95 mg;
Carbohydrate 15 g; (Dietary Fiber 0 g, Sugars 11 g); Protein 1 g;
Percent Daily Values*: Vitamin A 4%; Vitamin C 0%; Calcium 2%; Iron 1%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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