11 Popcorn Recipes Just in Time for National Popcorn Day

January 19 is National Popcorn Day. I’m not sure who created or when they founded or why National Popcorn Day exists, but it does. And, it’s a great National Day to have since everyone LOVES popcorn! {Did you know there’s a National Day of Something for everything?} Whether you’re at the movies or watching a movie at home, at the ballgame or throwing a birthday party, popcorn is a food that everyone is sure to enjoy. I’ve found 11 popcorn recipes that are sweet, salty, savory and all those combined. You’re bound to find one that POPS out at you!

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Sriracha Caramel Popcorn – The sriracha craze seems to be right up there with the bacon craze. People are putting sriracha on everything, and on the most unexpected foods. I’m guessing this combination of sweet and heat will be so yummy!

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Maple Bacon Popcorn – You can find bacon in just about everything lately. Have you seen the bacon flavored lip gloss?? Everyone LOVES bacon! What about adding it to your popcorn? You’re welcome.

Healthy Maple Caramel Popcorn Healthy Maple Caramel Popcorn – Need a Vegan version of everyone’s favorite sweet treat? Try this Healthy Maple Caramel Popcorn!

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national popcorn day recipesPeanut Butter Chocolate Cake Topped with Popcorn – If you made too much caramel popcorn from one of the delicious recipes within this post and you need an idea for what to do with it, add it to cake! It’s the next best option to eating it all by yourself.

national popcorn day recipesLemon and Chive PopcornThe flavor of this popcorn just might surprise you.

National Popcorn Day RecipesBuffalo Parmesan Popcorn – This recipe is sure to be a favorite for everyone, but especially the men in your life. Add a bowl of this to your Super Bowl spread or to any sports party. They guys will be begging for more! {Only during the time outs, though, of course!}

national popcorn day recipesWasabi Ginger Popcorn – This recipe has that perfect salty-spicy combination that keeps you reaching for the bowl over and over again.

national popcorn day recipesConfetti Popcorn – Fun for all ages! This popcorn is thrown together in a snap with only three ingredients. Make a batch for Friday Family Movie Night!

national popcorn day recipesFruity Trix Popcorn – Silly Rabbit, Trix are for…popcorn? I love how creative people can be with their food! It gives new meaning to “play with your food!”

national popcorn day recipesWhite Chocolate Pecan Caramel Popcorn – Want a recipe that will WOW your friends and family? This one just might be it! White chocolate, caramel, pecans…and, oh yeah, popcorn.

national popcorn day recipesSmoky Beer Cheese Popcorn Soup – This soup recipe looks delish, but a touch of popcorn on top is just what it needs to make it National Popcorn Day friendly!

So, did you know that there is a National Popcorn Day? Do you have a favorite popcorn recipe? Share it with us in the comments, we’d love to hear all about it!

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Melissa lives in Florida with her husband and five kiddos. She writes about her family life at jonahbonah. When she isn’t chasing children you can find her behind her sewing machine or her camera. Connect with her on Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.

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