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Microwave Popcorn

Make the perfect snack at home with a paper bag!
Large bowl of seasoned popcorn with cilantro.
Prep time: 5 minutes
Cook time: 5 minutes
Makes: 8 cups
Nutrition Facts: View label

Ingredients

¼ cup popcorn kernels
spray oil
1 teaspoon (or more) seasoning (see Notes)

Directions

  1. Wash hands with soap and water.
  2. Place popcorn in a small paper bag. Fold the top over to close the bag.
  3. Pop the kernels on HIGH for 2 ½ to 3 minutes or until there are about 3 seconds between pops.
  4. Pour popped corn into a bowl. Spray lightly with spray oil and sprinkle with seasonings. Enjoy right away.
  5. Store leftovers in an airtight container at room temperature.

Notes

Try these seasoning ideas:

  • Salt, pepper, fresh herbs
  • Food Hero Harissa Spice Mix or Soulful Seasoning, tajin or chili powder
  • Food Hero Pumpkin Pie Spice, cinnamon or cardamom with powdered sugar or vanilla
  • Food Hero Taco Seasoning, lime juice and chopped cilantro
  • Parmesan cheese or nutritional yeast
  • Low-sodium soy sauce, dried seaweed flakes and sesame seeds

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