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Sea Salt Popcorn Balls

Popcorn Balls with Sea Salt on Hatteras Island
8 Oct 2021
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The holidays are a‘coming and no matter the time of the year, we always like to integrate the beach into our theme one way or another. With Halloween on the horizon, there are tons of ways to incorporate a little sea salt into life. One idea? Sea Salt Popcorn Balls! No tricks here. Check out our recipe below for a spook-tacular treat that will port you straight to the beach!

Popcorn Balls with Sea Salt

Ingredients:

  • 2 c. popped popcorn
  • ¾ c. granulated sugar
  • ¾ c. brown sugar
  • ½ c. light corn syrup
  • ½ c. water
  • ¼ tsp. fine sea salt
  • 1 tsp. white vinegar
  • ¾ c. butter

Directions:

To make sauce, cook all ingredients except butter to 260⁰, or hard ball stage. Then proceed to add ¾ c. butter. Reduce heat and stir butter until thoroughly mixed. Pour mixture over popped popcorn. Stir when slightly cooled. Grease hands with butter and form mixture into balls.

PS:  Throw in a small mixture of Halloween candies such as M&M's or candy corns to make them extra festive!