Nutty N' Natural Popcorn
2 qt. popcorn, popped
4 tablespoons butter or margarine
1 tablespoon wheat germ
½ cup sunflower seeds, hulled
1 tablespoons pecans, finely ground
1 tablespoons spanish peanuts, finely ground
1 6 oz. package chopped dried fruit & raisins
Follow basic directions to pop popcorn. Set popcorn aside in a large mixing bowl. Let appliance cool completely. Grind pecans and peanuts in a food processor or blender until finely ground.
Turn selection knob to “nuts,” add wheat germ, sunflower seeds, chopped pecans and peanuts and roast, uncovered, for 5 minutes.
Turn selection knob to “OFF,” add roasted nuts to the popcorn. Turn selection knob to “nuts” melt butter for about 1 minute. Once melted, turn appliance “OFF,” unplug from outlet, and drizzle butter over the popcorn mix. Add dried fruit, mix thoroughly, and let cool completely before serving.
- West Bend Admin