Sriracha-Lime Popcorn

Boy, this Sriracha-lime popcorn is some mighty good popcorn. Lime, basil and Sriracha really go great together. I never thought about those flavors in popcorn. I do now. In my dreams.

Sriracha-Lime Popcorn

Make a double batch of Sriracha-lime popcorn. And pop it using a Whirly Pop. This stuff doesn’t last! Now, if you’re like me and love Sriracha, you have to resist the temptation to add more to the spice mixture. More is usually better, but more in this case will mean soggy popcorn. No one wants a bowl of soggy sadness.

Also try my white chocolate Frito popcorn. It’s definitely different.

Sriracha-Lime Popcorn
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Sriracha-Lime Popcorn

Boy, this Sriracha-lime popcorn is some mighty good popcorn. Lime, basil and Sriracha really go great together. I never thought about those flavors in popcorn. I do now. In my dreams.
Course Snack
Cuisine American
Keyword popcorn
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 778kcal
Author Mike

Ingredients

  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 1/4 cup Sriracha sauce
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice
  • 1/2 tablespoon basil fresh, chopped (or substitute 1/2 teaspoon dried basil)
  • 5 cups popcorn popped. 1 bag or 1/2 cup raw kernels, popped per your popcorn popper's instructions

Instructions

  • Melt butter in a medium saucepan.
  • Add Sriracha and lime juice. Stir.
  • Pour popcorn into a large bowl.
  • Drizzle popcorn with the butter mixture.
  • Sprinkle with basil.
  • Toss to coat. Serve.

Nutrition

Calories: 778kcal | Carbohydrates: 153g | Protein: 23g | Fat: 9g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 1mg | Sodium: 423mg | Potassium: 604mg | Fiber: 26g | Sugar: 3g | Vitamin A: 58IU | Vitamin C: 12mg | Calcium: 25mg | Iron: 6mg

Nutritional values are approximate.

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