Popcorn Candy Recipes

Candy corn, caramel corn, chocolate popcorn, and popcorn balls make any day feel like a party. All the 5-star recipes for popcorn candy are right here.

Staff Picks

Marshmallow Popcorn Balls

Rating: 4.5 stars 216
These are very easy popcorn balls to make. The marshmallows make them similar to crispy rice cereal bars that are so popular. Made with marshmallows, these are sweet, crispy, and chewy. Everyone's favorite combination!

DB's Caramel Popcorn Bacon Mix

Rating: 5 stars 9
If you love bacon, this is the caramel popcorn recipe you have been looking for! Be warned, once you start snacking, it's difficult to stop. Butter can be halved for a leaner dessert.

Caramel Popcorn

Rating: 5 stars 2367
A generous batch of sweet, crunchy caramel corn that's so easy to make.

Sweetened Popcorn

Rating: 4 stars 70
This is a sweet and crunchy treat. I first tasted something like this at a festival. I find that the crunchiness and the sweetness are very addicting.

Popcorn Candy Balls

Rating: 4 stars 43
This is similar to making crispy rice squares but using popcorn instead.
By Angela

State Fair Kettle Corn

Rating: 4.5 stars 45
This will be an instant family hit; a bowl of the pop corn is so good it won't last a whole movie.

Candy Cane Popcorn

Rating: 4.5 stars 32
A quick and easy holiday snack, made with vanilla almond bark and crushed candy canes. The kids love to help make this one!

Caramel Chocolate Corn

Rating: 4.5 stars 62
Caramel corn with roasted peanuts and chocolate. This will take a while to make, but is well worth it!
By Allrecipes Member

Grandpa's Popcorn Balls

Rating: 4.5 stars 193
Great, Great Grandpa Apell had a huge farm in Illinois with prize-winning corn. He made Popcorn Balls for all the Grandkids at Christmastime. He lived to be 106 and claimed workin' the farm and eatin' corn was the secret! This recipe is delicious!

My Amish Friend's Caramel Corn

Rating: 5 stars 1569
This recipe comes from an Amish family who package this treat for gifts to friends and neighbors every Christmas. It is truly the tastiest, easiest, and most foolproof caramel corn recipe you'll ever find!

Rocky Road Popcorn Balls

Rating: 4.5 stars 32
I made these fun treats for my boys and am now making them for the grandkids. Great anytime of the year, but especially good at Halloween for trick-or-treaters. A combination of rocky road candy and sweet popcorn, rolled into a ball.
By SweetBasil

Reindeer Poop Popcorn

Rating: 4 stars 5
Coconut, almonds, and chocolate enhance classic caramel corn in this recipe. This popcorn has a rich, melt-in-your mouth, crunchy addictiveness that causes people to use such words as 'crack' and 'sinful'.
By Amy Snyder

Inspiration and Ideas

Chocolate Popcorn
Rating: Unrated 97
"Pop the popcorn, cover with chocolate glaze, then bake to make crisp chocolate-coated popcorn!" – sueb
Kettle Corn
Rating: Unrated 1526
"Your family will never want plain popcorn again! If you use white sugar, it will taste like popcorn balls and if you use brown sugar, it will taste like caramel corn." — SUE202
Classic Caramel Corn
Rating: 5 stars 522

Sweet and crunchy caramel corn that tastes better than the county fair's.