chocolate popcorn

Chocolate popcorn: Delicious holiday snack for the kids. Image: Pixabay

Chocolate popcorn: Super tasty holiday snack sorted for the kids

Looking for a low calorie snack to munch? This chocolate popcorn recipe is your answer!

chocolate popcorn

Chocolate popcorn: Delicious holiday snack for the kids. Image: Pixabay

Have you experienced that your kids are always looking for a snack when at home during the summer holidays? This chocolate popcorn recipe is the perfect solution to cure that craving for something sweet. The best part is that this recipe is low on calories so need to worry about a growing waistline when enjoying these tasty crunchy bites.

Popcorn is such a delicious snack. However, you can make it even more interesting by drizzling it with a dark chocolate mixture. Each bite of this chocolate popcorn will send shivers of enjoyment through your taste buds, guaranteed.

So, if you are planning a movie night this holiday season, make sure you prepare a batch of these beauties. It only takes 20 minutes to prepare but thereafter you need to allow it to set for about 30 minutes and then they are good to go.

This chocolate popcorn recipe is so easy that you can rope in the kids to join you to prepare this delightful snack.

Chocolate popcorn recipe

5 from 1 vote
Recipe by Linda Kaumphawi Course: SnacksCuisine: GlobalDifficulty: Easy
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  • ½ cup ½ popcorn kernels

  • ½ teaspoon ½ salt

  • ½ cup ½ chopped dark chocolate

  • ¼ teaspoon ¼ coconut oil optional


  • Pop popcorn. You can air pop it, use a popcorn popper, or cook on the stovetop. See package for directions.
  • Prepare a parchment-lined baking sheet. Once the popcorn is popped, spread it out on the baking sheet. Sprinkle with salt.
  • Melt chocolate and coconut oil until smooth. Using a spoon or fork, drizzle the chocolate/oil mixture until the popcorn is evenly coated.
  • Allow the popcorn to set at room temperature for 30 minutes. Store in airtight containers or bags to maintain freshness.


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