Popcorn! Did you know that the average American consumes 51 quarts of popcorn a year making the Nation’s total popcorn consumption over 16 billion quarts of popcorn a year! That my friends, it a lot of popcorn! 70% of popcorn is eaten in the home (and I assume that most of the 30% eaten outside of the home is eaten in movie theaters).
It’s no secret here that I love popcorn in all forms. I love it hot and buttery and sweet and sticky. In fact, I’ve never met a popcorn I didn’t like. I thought it would be fun to do a round-up of sweet popcorn recipes for you today. Popcorn desserts are simple to make and fun to eat, and for some reason, I sure make them a lot more often in the fall. This list should give you some great ideas to up your popcorn consumption!
And because I love all things food trivia/history, here are a few more fun facts about popcorn:
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