Caramel Popcorn Recipe

Makes enough for a “one hour eating frenzy” for 8-10 people


  • 5 bags microwave popcorn, popped, buttered and salted
    (I use Popsecret “Extra Butter”)
  • 1 stick (8Tbs) butter
  • 2 cups brown sugar
  • 1 cup Karo light corn syrup
  • 1 can Eagle Brand sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2 tsps Vanilla Extract


  1. Pop the Popcorn and distribute into several half full bowls
  2. Bring butter, sugar, salt, syrup and milk to a rolling boil for several minutes stirring constantly
  3. Remove from heat and stir in 2 tsps vanilla
  4. Immediately stir into popcorn
  5. Allow to cool before eating frenzy