Sweet & spicy popcorn

Sweet & spicy popcorn

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Prep: 5 mins Cook: 2 mins


Serves 2
Ready in under 10 minutes, this snack is great eaten warm or stored as a snack to stave off hunger between meals

Nutrition and extra info

  • Gluten-free

Nutrition: per serving

  • kcal275
  • fat13.6g
  • saturates6g
  • carbs35.1g
  • sugars9g
  • fibre5g
  • protein3.8g
  • salt0.9g
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  • 100g bag salted microwave popcorn
  • ¼ tsp chilli powder
  • ½ tsp cinnamon



    A fragrant spice which comes from the inner bark of a tropical tree. When dried, it curls into…

  • 1 tbsp agave syrup
    Agave syrup

    Agave syrup

    Agave syrup (also known as agave nectar) is a naturally occurring sweetener similar in…


  1. Cook the microwave popcorn according to the packet instructions. Tip into a large bowl. Sprinkle over the spices, then pour over the agave syrup. Stir and serve warm or pour into a bag and take to work as an afternoon snack.

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13th Jan, 2014
I used honey and it come out delicious
4th Jul, 2012
I cooked my own popcorn instead of using microwave popcorn and used grapeseed oil to be healthier. I also added some other herbs and spices such as rubbed rosemary and paprika. It was absolutely delicious and I enjoyed it much more than regular butter and salt popcorn!
26th Feb, 2012
Try a sprinkle of stevia extract on corn before placing in microwave and get sweet popcorn without the calories of sugar, taste fab too!
25th Feb, 2012
Nikki B: try using honey.
23rd Feb, 2012
Any suggestions what I can use instead of agave syrup?
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18th Feb, 2015
Anyone know how to make popcorn without a microwave? Many thanks :)
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