POPCORN TREE OR BALLS

This sweet popcorn cone uses pudding mix and nuts to create a fun treat for Christmas.

Ready in: 25
Makes 8 servings

INGREDIENTS

  • 6  cups   prepared popcorn
  • 1 1/4  cups   graham crackers (any flavor), divided
  • 1/2  cup   Dry Roasted Peanuts
  • 1/2  cup   light corn syrup
  • 1/3  cup   sugar
  • 1    (4-serving size) package ROYAL Pudding & Pie Filling (any flavor)
  •     candy coated chocolate candies and strawberry fruit rollup, for garnish

DIRECTIONS

  1. Mix popcorn, 1 cup graham snacks and peanuts in large bowl; set aside.
  2. Blend corn syrup, sugar and pudding mix in medium saucepan. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly until mixture bubbles and sugar and pudding are dissolved. Stir sugar mixture into popcorn mixture, until well coated. Let stand about 2 minutes or
  3. until cool enough to handle.
  4. Shape popcorn mixture into a firm cone shape about 7-inches high for tree or 8 (3-inch) balls using greased hands. Garnish with candies, fruit rollups cut into thin strips for bows and remaining graham snacks.

NUTRITIONAL FACTS

363.96 calories,4 protein,70.47 carbohydrate,7.94 total fat,1.35 saturated fat,385.57 sodium,1.39 dietary fiber

TIME

Preparation Time : 20 Minutes
Cook Time : 5 Minutes
Total Time : 25 Minutes

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