Popcorn-Peanut Munch

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Popcorn-Peanut Munch

Popcorn-Peanut Munch

A great snack with popcorn, peanuts, raisins, wheat germ, sugar and honey.
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 45 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 5 minutes
Course: Snacks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: honey, peanuts, popcorn, raisins, wheat germ
Servings: 10

Ingredients

  • 8 cups popped popcorn
  • 1 cup cocktail peanuts
  • 1 cup wheat germ
  • 1 cup raisins seedless
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/3 cup honey
  • 1/3 cup water
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 250°F.
  • In a large bowl toss together popcorn, peanuts, wheat germ and raisins. Set aside.
  • In a buttered 2-quart saucepan melt butter; stir in sugar, honey, water and salt. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until sugar is dissolved and mixture begins to boil. Continue cooking until mixture reaches 250º or the hard ball stage on a candy thermometer.
  • Pour slowly over popcorn/peanut mixture, stirring to coat.
  • Spread into two buttered 15 ½ x 10 ½ x 1-inch baking pans.
  • Bake in oven for 45 minutes, stirring every 10 or 15 minutes.
  • Cool in pans. Store in covered container or plastic storage bags.
  • Makes about 10 cups.

Notes

Nutritional values listed may vary from final results depending on actual measurements and brands used to prepare the recipe.
Nutrition Facts
Popcorn-Peanut Munch
Serving Size
 
1 cup
Amount per Serving
Calories
395
% Daily Value*
Fat
 
18
g
28
%
Saturated Fat
 
7
g
44
%
Trans Fat
 
1
g
Polyunsaturated Fat
 
4
g
Monounsaturated Fat
 
6
g
Cholesterol
 
24
mg
8
%
Sodium
 
208
mg
9
%
Potassium
 
369
mg
11
%
Carbohydrates
 
56
g
19
%
Fiber
 
5
g
21
%
Sugar
 
29
g
32
%
Protein
 
8
g
16
%
Vitamin A
 
301
mcg
33
%
Vitamin C
 
1
mg
1
%
Calcium
 
29
mg
3
%
Iron
 
2
mg
11
%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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