There’s more to popcorn than the salty bucket next to you in the cinema. Popping a plain batch at home is super easy, and even better, a healthy party option! Now, while there is beauty in simplicity, plain popcorn isn’t likely to inspire awe in the guests at your next party.

Luckily, there are scores of tasty toppings that will transform your popcorn from bland to brilliant. Whether it’s for the little ones or the grown ups, these tasty treats are bound to be… ‘pop’ular!

1. Pink Chocolate

Sweeten up plain popcorn with some melted white chocolate, made pretty in pink with some food colouring! If pink isn’t your thing, use any other colour that you like.

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2. Matcha

Matcha tea lovers unite! There’s now a way to convert your favourite drink into popcorn form. Simply dust matcha powder over freshly popped corn and enjoy!

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3. Pizza

Pizza flavoured popcorn? Yes please. You can use any variety of ingredients you want to recreate your favourite pizza toppings.

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4. Smores

For some real indulgence, add crackers, marshmallows and melted chocolate to plain popcorn. Once cooled, pop into a bowl and watch it disappear before your eyes.

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5. Cake Batter + Sprinkles

This is a fun alternative to cake at a kid’s party! Popcorn coated in cake batter, white chocolate and topped with sprinkles tastes as sweet as it looks.

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6. Cinnamon + Brown Sugar

Adding cinnamon and brown sugar to plain popcorn is the perfect way to satisfy that sweet tooth without being too unhealthy!

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7. Sriracha Sesame Ginger

For those who dare, and definitely one for the adults, this sriracha sesame ginger popcorn is a perfect complement for a cold glass of wine (and maybe some cheese!)

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