Happy Popcorn Lover’s Day!

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We at the Clog are sure that all of you popcorn enthusiasts know today is Popcorn Lover’s Day! These puffed kernels are a classic part of any movie viewing or study session, as their airy quality allows you to eat and eat, and not actually notice that the tub or bowl you’ve been working on is almost empty. Today is the day to give this snack the appreciation it deserves by exploring the versatile power the kernel holds. Popcorn is a blank slate that can capture any flavor you put on it, whether it be salty or sweet, so go ahead and put your chef’s hat on to see what you can do with this staple pantry accessory. Embrace today, either by keeping the snack all to yourself or having a popcorn party with your friends. Here are five fun popcorn recipes that will have your tastebuds bursting with excitement!

1. Nut butter and honey popcorn

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2. Spiced popcorn

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3. Caramel-chocolate popcorn

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4. Chili Lime Popcorn

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5. Butter-popcorn cupcakes

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Image sources: Featured Image, La Mia Cucina, kelly, Edward Kimber, jamieanneCat under Creative Commons

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