Last Updated on January 14, 2021 by smartkitchenpicks
Mouth Watering Popcorn Recipes to Keep Those Kernels Popping up. When it comes to healthier alternatives for snacks, popcorn is a great place to start! It can easily be dressed up with a wide range of ingredients, making it one of the most versatile treats around.
Today we’ve rounded-up a whopping 70 popcorn recipes that we know you’re going to love. Whether you prefer your popcorn salty, sweet, sour, or a combination of all three, there’s sure to be a number of recipes here that’ll get your mouth watering!
It’s time to get those kernels ready as we dive into the 70 best mouth watering popcorn recipes…
A quick and easy no-bake caramel popcorn treat from Savory Style that will literally melt in your mouth.
This Skittles popcorn will help you to “taste the rainbow” – Yummy! A Dash of Sanity will show you how to recreate this tasty snack for yourself.
This Lucky Charms popcorn from A Night Owl is colorful, quirky, and all things cool! Both children and children-at-heart are sure to love this one.
Bake Your Day has created this amazing recipe for cilantro and lime popcorn. It contains that delicious, citrus hit that you’ll adore!
Here is a great way to bring a unique flavor to popcorn with this truffle oil popcorn recipe.
Fancy some sea salt and vinegar popcorn to liven up your next movie night? Bake Your Day has got you covered with this creation!
You can feel as though it’s your birthday all year round with this sprinkly recipe for birthday cake popcorn from Bite Me More! This is one recipe that’s sure to cheer anyone up.
Can you imagine anything more perfect for a children’s birthday party snack than this cotton candy popcorn? Bitz n Giggles is the talented blogger behind this recipe!
Wow – we’ll certainly enjoy munching on this S’mores popcorn whilst sitting around the campfire! Want to make some for yourself? Bombshell Bling will teach you how.
Here’s a slightly healthy alternative to your average sweet popcorn dish! Celebrating Sweets has made this delicious dark chocolate and sea salt popcorn.
Filled with creamy white chocolate, yellow cake mix, and colorful sprinkles, you’ll find a new reason to celebrate with this Cake Batter Popcorn.
What’s avalanche popcorn you ask? It’s a delicious concoction of chocolate, peanut butter, marshmallows, and crispy cereal mixed in with the goodness of popcorn. Thanks Chef in Training for the recipe!
These marshmallow popcorn balls are not only unique, they’re also incredibly delicious too! Where will you serve these up? Chef in Training has the full recipe for you.
This incredible recipe by Cookies and Cups has been described as “popcorn coated in fudge with marshmallows everywhere”. Sounds like heaven to us!
How’s this for a fancy popcorn dish? Cookin Canuck has created a recipe for Smoked Paprika & Rosemary Olive Oil Popcorn that’s sure to delight even the fussiest of eaters!
This Christmas Crunch, also known as Funfetti Popcorn Christmas Style, is just the treat to put you into that festive mood! Be sure to check out the full recipe from Cooking Classy.
Here’s a football time treat that’ll put a grin on your face! Cravings of a Lunatic has created a recipe for root beer popcorn that you’ll just have to share with everyone.
Here’s a fall treat that will warm you up in no time! This Pumpkin Spice Latte Popcorn looks scrumptious, doesn’t it? Crazy for Crust is the genius behind this tasty treat.
Be warned –this Pecan Praline Popcorn is apparently so delicious that it’s actually addictive! Crazy for Crust was certainly onto something when she developed this amazing recipe.
Need an out-of-this-world popcorn recipe that you can whip-up in 15 minutes or less? Crazy for Crust has shared this recipe for Caramel Apple Pie Popcorn via eBay’s blog.
Can you ever have too much cheese? Adorn your popcorn with cheddar cheese, just as Dinner then Dessert has done!
This mouth-watering recipe from Domestic Dreamboat features plain popcorn with a light candy coating and fun pink color. Children and adults alike are sure to love this one!
Eat this Up has thankfully created Oreo popcorn for a sweet treat that’s fun and easy to make! What a great addition to your traditional movie night.
Now this is one recipe you’ll want to bookmark, print, and keep nearby! Family Food Fun has discovered how to make Disneyland caramel chocolate popcorn.
Once you start eating this snack, you won’t want to stop! Be sure to check out the full recipe for this Garlic Parmesan Popcorn by Feasting at Home.
For the perfect mix of sweet and salty, you’ll want to make this Potato Chip Pretzel Caramel Popcorn from Food Babbles. It looks irresistible!
Here’s a perfect treat for Memorial Day or the Fourth of July! Foodie Fun has created a mesmerizing ‘Firecracker Popcorn’ concoction.
Harry Potter fans, rejoice! Food in Literature has made her own Butterbeer caramelized popcorn for a treat that’s just too magic to pass-up. So clever!
These Popcorn Caramel Balls via Food Network look almost too good to eat, don’t you think? They’re certainly works of culinary art!
This hot chocolate popcorn recipe from Frugal Coupon Living is just the thing to cheer you up on gloomy winter nights. It’s also super quick and easy to create!
For a flavorful and unique snack, we recommend trying this taco popcorn from Gimme Some Oven. The flavors are just too good to miss!
With just 5 simple ingredients, this Olive Oil and Parmesan Popcorn sounds fancy, yet is surprisingly easy to create! Gimme Some Oven will show you how it’s done!
For stove-top popcorn with a tasty twist, you just can’t go past this recipe for Salty Spicy Popcorn from Give Recipe. Apparently it’s the perfect snack to pair with an ice-cold beer (or other beverage of your choice)!
Here’s a recipe that chocolate lovers won’t be able to refuse! Hip2Save has created Twix Caramel Popcorn to satisfy those sweet cravings that tend to creep up at night.
This Caramel Apple Popcorn is going to blow your mind! Be warned though – you won’t be able to stop after just one handful. House of Sprinkles has the full recipe for you.
This Banana Split Popcorn from Inside BruCrew Life is described as “chocolate, strawberry, and banana flavored popcorn in one fun to eat snack mix”. Try it for yourself to see just how good it tastes!
If you love Key Lime Pie, then this popcorn recipe is for you! Inside BruCrew Life makes it super simple to create too, thanks to this step-by-step guide.
How’s this for an up-market version of everyone’s favorite snack? Inspired by Charm has actually created Red Velvet Popcorn to get your taste buds tingling.
This recipe by Paige Russell on Instructables will teach you everything you need to know in order to make this delicious dill pickle popcorn – Yum yum! This is a great ‘anytime’ snack.
This toasted coconut popcorn tastes as good as it sounds! Jen’s Favorite Cookies will show you how to make this delicious recipe for yourself.
This Raspberry Cheesecake Popcorn had our mouths watering from the moment we laid eyes on it! Want to recreate this recipe for yourself? Check out Kernel Seasons’ full guide.
Are you ready for the deliciousness that is this 3 Cheese Popcorn from Koko Cooks? We think your party guests will go crazy for this amazing combination!
Drizzled in two kinds of chocolate, this Zebra Caramel Popcorn from Le Crème de la Crumb is the perfect kind of treat for any occasion! Be sure to check out the full recipe to recreate your own.
This Slow Cooker Caramel Popcorn Snack Mix contains an array of delicious things! Life Made Sweeter is quite the talented cook.
Fancy finding out this 5-Minute Caramel Marshmallow Popcorn recipe? Lil’ Luna is here to share her special recipe with you all!
Lolly Jane has created this amazing White Chocolate Thin Mint Popcorn for a burst of peppermint sweetness! You could even package this nicely and give it away as gifts.
This cinnamon brown sugar popcorn is simple yet packs a serious flavorful punch! It’s also incredibly easy to make, so be sure to check out Love Grows Wild’s full recipe.
Just when you thought popcorn couldn’t get any more interesting, Mom.Me has shared a recipe for Maple Bacon Popcorn. Incredible!
Surprise your children with this strawberry popping candy popcorn and you won’t be able to wipe the grins from their faces! Mom Dot will show you how to make this fun recipe.
Proving popcorn’s versatility, Mom Foodie has created Pastel Chocolate Easter Popcorn with M&Ms and Sprinkles. It’s the perfect Easter time treat!
Cookie dough is incredibly delicious on its own, so imagine the ingredient paired with popcorn! Nerdy Mamma is the genius behind this perfect pairing.
This recipe for Margherita Pizza Popcorn has been described as “all the flavors of pizza in a delicious popcorn made at home!” Nosh On will share this glorious recipe with you.
Mmm…how good does this Churro Popcorn sound? We couldn’t think of a better movie time snack, so make sure you take a look at this awesome recipe from Oh Sweet Basil!
For the perfect balance of sweet, salty and citrus in one treat, we think you’re going to love this recipe for Lemon Popcorn from Our Thrifty Ideas!
This BBQ Ranch Popcorn from Plain Chicken sounds like the ideal party or BBQ snack. With that delicious ranch flavor, you just can’t go wrong!
If you like Pina Coladas (and getting caught in the rain) then we think you’re also going to love this Pina Colada inspired popcorn from Pretty Providence. It’s the perfect fiesta food!
This Blueberries and Cream popcorn sounds like the ultimate treat! Whether you want to munch on it as a snack or package it prettily to give away to loved ones, you’ll certainly want to check out the full recipe by Rachel Cooks.
Sour Cream & Onion is such a good combination, so we’re pretty excited to see it in popcorn form! Thanks Shutter Bean for this amazing recipe.
This Butterfinger Popcorn by Six Sisters Stuff tastes as deliciously gooey as it looks! It’s great for making around Halloween time when you have plenty of leftover Butterfinger bars.
How amazing does this Muddy Buddy Popcorn look? It’s a Six Sisters Stuff specialty, so we have a feeling you’ll adore their recipe.
How unique and fun is this Peanut Butter and Jelly Popcorn from Something Swanky? This could be the perfect after-school surprise for children!
Spicy Southern Kitchen has created this Cake Batter Popcorn where just 3 ingredients turn regular popcorn into a fun and festive sweet treat! Sounds fantastic to us.
Now this is one way to enjoy a movie-time snack! Sugar Dish Me has created this mouth-watering Loaded Candy Bar Popcorn that’s sure to blow your mind (and get those taste buds going).
This recipe for Easy Cinnamon Bun Popcorn actually is …easy! The Big Man’s World has created a version that can be made in just 3 minutes. So good!
The Chunky Chef really puts the ‘gourmet’ in this Easy Gourmet Popcorn recipe. It features herbed truffle oil and Sriracha lime!
We kid you not – The Frugal Female has actually made Jello Popcorn for a sweet and unique take on our favorite snack! What occasion will you make yours for?
Have you ever heard of Sweet & Salty Curried Popcorn before? We haven’t so that’s why we’re super excited to make this recipe from The Kitchn!
This recipe for Grandma’s Candy Popcorn is pretty special to The Recipe Rebel, but she’s been kind enough to share it with everyone on her blog! Be sure to check it out for this fun and flavorful treat.
If you love the combination of peanut butter and chocolate, then this recipe for Reese’s Peanut Butter Popcorn is especially for you! Two Peas and Their Pod will show you how it’s done.
This Grinch Popcorn from Two Sisters Crafting is “Sweet, salty, crunchy, delicious and so very easy to make” – Sounds great to us! Children are sure to love this treat too.
This popcorn features all of the things we love most about a Snickers bar – from the gooey caramel to soft nougat and hit of chocolate! U Create Crafts will teach you how to make some for yourself.
If you’re craving a little extra sweetness in your popcorn snack, then this Gingerbread White Chocolate Caramel Popcorn is a great option! Whole and Heavenly Oven have the full recipe for you.
If you’re after a warm, delicious, and garlicky treat, then this recipe for Garlic Bread Popcorn from Yellow Bliss Road will do just the trick! It takes average popcorn to a whole new level.
These Sweet & Salty Popcorn Bars are seriously the best of all things movie related in my eyes. Sans movie of course.
There you have it! What did you think of those popcorn recipes? We’d love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!