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Trix®-or-Treat Popcorn

Trix® cereal provides a crunchy addition to this popcorn snack mix to be served at Halloween party.

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  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 1 hr 30 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 16
 

Ingredients

6
cups popped popcorn
2
cups Trix® cereal
1/4 cup butter or margarine
1/2 cup sugar
3
tablespoons light corn syrup
1
box (4-serving size) orange-flavored gelatin

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LOCATION

Steps

  • 1 Heat oven to 300°F. Line a 15x10x1-inch pan with cooking parchment paper. In large bowl, mix popcorn and cereal.
  • 2 In 1-quart saucepan, melt butter over medium heat. Add sugar, corn syrup and gelatin; stir until blended. Heat to boiling, stirring constantly. Reduce heat to medium-low; simmer 5 minutes, stirring frequently, until sugar is dissolved.
  • 3 Immediately pour hot sugar mixture over popcorn mixture; toss until completely coated. Spread coated popcorn mixture in pan.
  • 4 Bake 15 minutes or until set. Spread on waxed paper to cool. Break into bite-size pieces. Store tightly covered at room temperature.
  • 1 Heat oven to 300°F. Line a 15x10x1-inch pan with cooking parchment paper. In large bowl, mix popcorn and cereal.
  • 2 In 1-quart saucepan, melt butter over medium heat. Add sugar, corn syrup and gelatin; stir until blended. Heat to boiling, stirring constantly. Reduce heat to medium-low; simmer 5 minutes, stirring frequently, until sugar is dissolved.
  • 3 Immediately pour hot sugar mixture over popcorn mixture; toss until completely coated. Spread coated popcorn mixture in pan.
  • 4 Bake 15 minutes or until set. Spread on waxed paper to cool. Break into bite-size pieces. Store tightly covered at room temperature.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

Take this festive popcorn over the top with the addition of Halloween candy sprinkles.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
108
,
% Daily Value
Total Fat
3 1/2g
3 1/2%
(Saturated Fat
2g,
2%
),
Sodium
65mg
65%;
Total Carbohydrate
20g
20%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
),
Protein
1g
1%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.