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How do you make your popcorn?

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Roadfamily6now

Asked by Roadfamily6now at 12:01 AM on Oct. 25, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • I used to use a pot, but we switched to microwave since DD is the only one who likes popcorn.
    tryin2BGOOD

    Answer by tryin2BGOOD at 12:02 AM on Oct. 25, 2010

  • microwave
    meagan678

    Answer by meagan678 at 12:02 AM on Oct. 25, 2010

  • Microwave
    Shines3

    Answer by Shines3 at 12:06 AM on Oct. 25, 2010

  • In the microwave :-)
    grammamamma

    Answer by grammamamma at 12:41 AM on Oct. 25, 2010

  • Microwave..........with a little sprinkle of parmesean cheese once in my bowl
    LilyPondOasis

    Answer by LilyPondOasis at 1:40 AM on Oct. 25, 2010

  • I like to pop it myself in a pan and use real butter and salt
    kjbennett26

    Answer by kjbennett26 at 7:44 AM on Oct. 25, 2010

  • I like to pop it on the stove and put butter and nutritional yeast on it.
    circle_of_life

    Answer by circle_of_life at 8:04 AM on Oct. 25, 2010

  • stovetop in a saucepan and I serve with melted butter and salt
    Dr.Donna

    Answer by Dr.Donna at 10:27 AM on Oct. 25, 2010

  • I like it the old fashioned way, the way my mom taught me to cook it. Pour in a little peanut oil to cover bottom of a heavy bottomed saucepan. Pour in enough popcorn kernels to just cover the bottom of the pan. Shake to make sure they are all coated in oil. Place over medium heat-no higher. Cover with a lid, wait for the first pop, then shake occassionally. Melt butter in another container (I use microwave for this) When it stops popping, remove and pour into a large bowl. Perfect every time, not burnt and all kernels pop. The secret is the medium heat, and putting the kernels into cold oil, then letting heat up. Sprinkle with popcorn salt (finer than regular salt) and pour butter over and toss to coat.
    SweetLuci

    Answer by SweetLuci at 10:41 AM on Oct. 25, 2010

  • Popcorn makes me twitch anymore. When I was in high school, I worked the concession stand for a newly built theater. Cleaning the popper was #(&%$). After a couple of years (and moving to another state), I found a job at another theater (supervisor title, this time). I still have nightmares and that last job was in 2003!
    _Tam_

    Answer by _Tam_ at 11:34 AM on Oct. 25, 2010

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