trail mix popcorn

Trail Mix Popcorn

  • Author: Katherine
  • Prep Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 20 minutes
  • Yield: 12-13 cups 1x


Sweet, sticky, and full of crunch. This 20-minute trail mix popcorn combines peanut butter and honey and your favorite trail mix ingredients to create the perfect snack for your next adventure! 



  • 1213 cups popcorn (about 1/2 cup kernels)
  • 2/3 cup honey
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 3/4 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • pinch of salt
  • 1/2 cup each of: chocolate chips, dried cranberries, almonds and cashews


  1. Place popped corn in a large bowl, and line a large baking sheet with parchment paper or a silicone mat. Set aside.
  2. In a medium saucepan on the stove over medium-high heat, combine the honey and sugar. Bring the mixture to a gentle boil and simmer for 3-4 minutes.
  3. While still over medium heat, add and stir in the peanut butter until creamy, and then stir in the vanilla.
  4. Quickly pour the mixture over the popcorn, using a large wooden spoon and/or your hands to distribute the sauce evenly. Add the mix-ins, except for the chocolate chips, and stir to combine.
  5. Spread the mixture over the baking sheet, and sprinkle with salt. After 10 minutes, add the chocolate chips.

Popcorn will keep in an airtight container for up to 1 week, at room temperature

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