Friday, January 23, 2009

Awesome Junk (Food!)

Junk of a different kind. This is a little more fattening than thrift store junk, but it smells better too! This is a yummy recipe for caramel corn that my family loves!

1 cup butter
2 cups brown sugar
1/2 cup light Karo syrup
1/2 can of sweetened condensed milk
2 bags of light microwave popcorn

Pop up 2 bags of light popcorn (light so it is not as buttery).

Bring butter, sugar and syrup to a boil. Boil, while stirring for 3-4 minutes.


Remove from heat and add sweetened milk, stir and pour over popcorn and mix thoroughly.

I was going to put it in a prettier bowl for the pictures, but hey, this is us, ugly tupperware and all Ü. Try some this weekend!

14 comments:

  1. Mmmmmm...you are making me hungry! I just wanted to come over and say thank you for visiting me on my blog, and for the sweet comment. It's so nice to "meet" you! Have a great weekend.
    ~Michelle

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  2. yum!! We are popcorn fans in our house and we too use the ugly tupperware bowls :) Thanks for the yummy twist on popcorn!

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  3. yum. haven't had caramel in forever...

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  4. You know...I was thinking about making popcorn today because it is filling and low calorie... but now I'm wanting to make it and add this! LOL You stinker!!!

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  5. Yummy! This looks so delicious! My friend Stevie made some white chocolate popcorn for me one day. I honestly didn't think that I was gonna like it...but it was sooooo good! I get him to make it a lot now! It is so good that I can't stop once I start eating it! I will have to try yours now!
    Hugs,Lee Laurie

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  6. Hmmm...Now this sounds interesting. Yum. Yum.

    Thank you so much for your supportive comments on my big, bloggy day! :-)

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  7. Ummm, caramel corn. Cute little bench a few posts ago. Love the HOME sign. I have been using old song books for crafts lately.
    Stop by for a visit and check out my singing birds.

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  8. Just looking at those ingredients I think I gained 5 lbs!!! That looks delicious!!!

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  9. oh that sounds so gooood!!!!!!!
    I think I'm going to have to make another trip to the grocery store for some popcorn that's not in a microwavable bag.

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  10. This looks great. I've given you an award on my blog!

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