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    Popcorn

    Popcorn is by far my favorite food. I air pop it, then put real butter and salt on it.

    How does everyone else here make it?



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    Re: Popcorn

    Cook it stove top in Corn oil then pour real butter over th top.

    coconut oil is preferred... but costs too much.

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    Re: Popcorn

    Usually get the butter kind and add some of the flavoring sometimes. Orville Redenbocker has a kind that comes with a pouch that you can add more butter to it as well. Don't have the patience to air pop it really.


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    Re: Popcorn

    Last night on Discovery channel they had a special on corn and spent alot of time on Popcorn. They had alot of people from ISU on there as well as Jolly Time out in SC. It was pretty interesting...

    Oh, and I love my popcorn with a little salt and LOTS of butter...

    and cooked in one of these



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    Re: Popcorn

    Quote Originally Posted by snowcraig2.0 View Post
    Popcorn is by far my favorite food. I air pop it, then put real butter and salt on it.

    How does everyone else here make it?

    Not allowed to eat it anymore... Dr orders :(


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    Re: Popcorn

    I've got one of those stove top makers with the spinner on top. I cook in vegetable oil then top it with real butter, salt and a splash of lowerys. Not exactly a healthy snack.



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    Re: Popcorn

    Jolly Time is great. Favorite store brand. Im not just saying that because I liive here. Making it out of the pan is the best way to prepare it if you have the time.



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    Re: Popcorn

    Fan of microwave popcorn, extra butter


    Air popped was good way back when, but havent' had it in years... as for "real" popcorn done in a stirrer, lots of salt, sometimes butter. Occasionally like to try flavored salts but sodium salt is still #1


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    Re: Popcorn

    Quote Originally Posted by bostinelosd View Post
    Jolly Time is great. Favorite store brand. Im not just saying that because I liive here. Making it out of the pan is the best way to prepare it if you have the time.
    You live in Jolly Time land?



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    Re: Popcorn

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    Not allowed to eat it anymore... Dr orders :(

    The real butter, popcorn, or both?



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    Re: Popcorn

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    You live in Jolly Time land?

    I do.. The company was started by a man named Cloid...how awesome is that. Didnt even know it was a name.



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    Re: Popcorn

    Something about the popcorn at Benchwarmer's...Love it.
    Also a big fan of the chocolate covered popcorn that starts to appear this time of year.


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    Re: Popcorn

    Orville Redenbocker is expensive, but love that pop corn. Lightly buttered and salted is best for me.



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    Re: Popcorn

    I love using the popcorn from my uncle's fields. It tastes just as good. I add plenty of butter and salt.



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    Re: Popcorn

    Try it with buffalo sauce on it...a bar by me puts some in bottle for the popcorn lovers, good stuff!



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