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Caramel Corn Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Margie & Arkie Williams
Added: Thursday, October 18, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
4 quarts plain popped popcorn
2 cups firmly packed brown sugar
1 cup butter
1/2 cup light or dark corn syrup
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp baking soda
1 cup salted peanuts or other nuts


2 cups candy (Skittles -gum drops or M&M's

Directions:
Directions:
In a large heavy pan combine brown sugar, butter corn syrup, and salt. Cook over medium heat stirring until it comes to a rolling boil and gets to soft ball stage (238 degrees). Remove from heat and stir in the baking soda. Quickly pour over the popcorn and add peanuts and stir in.
Place in two 9 x 13 well greased pans and bake at 200 degrees for 20 minutes. Stir and then bake for 20 more minutes. Remove from heat, (cool slightly for 1-2 minutes) and add candy and mix well Pour onto wax paper to cool and break into clusters.
Store in airtight container or plastic bags. Makes about 6 quarts

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
n/a
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
1 hour

 

 

 

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