Chocolate Popcorn Recipe

Guilt free chocolate popcorn

Satisfy Your Sweet Cravings With Chocolate Popcorn

Calling all chocaholics who are watching their waistline! Try this easy-peasy popcorn snack as a lower calorie alternative.

Chocolate Popcorn Recipe

Guilt free chocolate popcorn

Chocolate receives a lot of bad press because of its high fat and sugar content. Its consumption has been associated with acne, obesity, high blood pressure, coronary artery disease, and diabetes.

On the other hand, dark chocolate is loaded with nutrients that can affect your health positively.

Made from the seed of the cocoa tree, chocolate is a source of antioxidants. Dark chocolate contains phytonutrients called flavonoids, which are plant chemicals that act as antioxidants and may play a role in cancer prevention, heart health, and weight loss.

Below is healthy chocolate popcorn recipe that will curb all your chocolate cravings without a hint of guilt.

Chocolate Popcorn recipe

5 from 1 vote
Recipe by Linda Kaumphawi Course: Snacks, TreatsCuisine: GlobalDifficulty: Easy
Prep time

10

minutes
Cooking time

10

minutes
Total time

20

minutes

Delicious popcorn coated in dark chocolate makes the ultimate guilt-free snack.

Ingredients

  • ½ cup popcorn kernels

  • ½ teaspoon salt

  • ½ cup chopped dark chocolate

  • ¼ teaspoon coconut oil optional

Method

  • Pop popcorn. You can air pop it, use a popcorn popper, or cook on the stove top. See package for directions.
  • Prepare a parchment lined baking sheet. Once 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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