Colorful sweet popcorn: learn how to make and savor this treat

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Colorful sweet popcorn is a traditional delicacy that wins the palate of all age groups, especially in childhood when there is the first contact with diversified foods that are always present at parties, parks and cinemas.

Because it is one of the easiest delicacies to prepare and has endless choices of flavors, it is considered the favorite among the public.

How to Make Traditional Colorful Sweet Popcorn


  • 1 cup of corn for popcorn
  • ½ cup of vegetable oil
  • 1 cup of water
  • 1 cup refined sugar
  • Liquid food coloring (to your preference and color)

Step by step

  1. In a pan, add all ingredients and mix. Leave on medium heat for about 20 minutes and during this procedure mix alternately;
  2. When the popcorn starts to burst, the water will have evaporated, leaving only the oil on it. Bring to low heat, cover pan and stir sugar with cloth or glove;
  3. Then put the popcorn in a container and let it cool completely;
  4. Now it is unglued one by one so that they are loose.

Despite the various steps, crispness makes up for the wait. Serve in separate or shared portions.

Other Colorful Sweet Popcorn Recipes

In addition to the traditional recipe, there are also other ways to prepare an appetizing colorful sweet popcorn. Check out these unique options:

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Colorful sweet popcorn in red wine

By reading the title of this recipe, who will resist? Red wine is a great accompaniment to harmonize meals. In this version is used dry red wine that brings acidity and combines with sugar candy. Learn the details of this special recipe!

Colorful popcorn in coconut milk

A recipe that is inspired by the skill of popcorn but is totally vegan and uses a "secret" ingredient, coconut oil.

Colorful sweet popcorn with blackcurrant

For those who are fond of minute recipes, it is also possible to make it in the microwave. This sweet popcorn carries the iconic gooseberry and corn glucose.

Read also: 13 gourmet popcorn recipes for a more special home theater

Colorful sweetcorn with crystal sugar

To make this version, separate crystal sugar, oil and popcorn. The way of preparation is very simple: pop the popcorn and set aside, then melt the crystal sugar and mix in the ready-made popcorn.

What are you waiting for to group the ingredients and prepare your colorful sweet popcorn? Enjoy yourself!

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