Homemade Caramel Corn Recipe

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Bianca Modified: May 10, 2022
Homemade Caramel Corn Recipe

How To Make Homemade Caramel Corn

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Sweet and salt combo from this caramel corn snack recipe

Prep: 20 mins
Cook: 1 hr 20 mins
Total: 1 hr 40 mins


  • 1 cup butter
  • 2 cups brown sugar
  • ½ cup corn syrup
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 6 qt unflavored popped popcorn
  • 2 cups unsalted peanuts , or mixed nuts


  1. Melt butter; stir in brown sugar, corn syrup, and salt.
  2. Bring to a boil, stirring constantly.
  3. Boil without stirring; 5 minutes.
  4. Remove from heat; stir in baking soda and vanilla.
  5. Gradually pour over popped corn, mixing well.
  6. Turn into 2 large cookie sheets and bake in a 250 degree oven for 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes.
  7. Remove from oven and cool completely. Break apart and enjoy.


  • Sugar: 124g
  • :
  • Calcium: 179mg
  • Calories: 5360kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 966g
  • Fat: 115g
  • Fiber: 149g
  • Iron: 36mg
  • Potassium: 3632mg
  • Protein: 138g
  • Saturated Fat: 19g
  • Sodium: 1209mg
  • Vitamin A: 1624IU
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