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National Popcorn Day Celebrations!

January 16, 2017
Sweet or savory, buttered or candied, popcorn is a snack that can be enjoyed in many different ways. Choose your favorite and celebrate National Popcorn Day on January 19 with Dollar General. 
 
Gather your friends and family together for a night of movie watching in the comfort of your own home. Prepare your favorite popcorn recipes or make it a popcorn potluck where everyone brings their own popcorn-inspired snack to share. Dollar General Easy Meals has a list of popcorn snack recipes, like the BUTTERFINGER® Popcorn Balls found below, to get started. Checkout Dollar General Easy Meals by going to www.dollargeneral.com/easymeals and get ready to hear the popcorn kernels pop!


BUTTERFINGER® Popcorn Balls 
Ingredients
6 cups Clover Valley® popcorn
9 NESTLÊ® BUTTERFINGER fun-sized candy bars, chopped
¼ cup (1/2 stick) butter or margarine
3½ cups miniature Clover Valley® marshmallows
Non-stick cooking spray

Directions
1. Combine popcorn and chopped BUTTERFINGER® in large bowl.
2. Melt butter in medium saucepan over low heat. Stir in marshmallows. Heat, stirring constantly, until marshmallows are melted and mixture is smooth.
3. Pour over popcorn mixture; quickly toss to coat well. Spray hands with non-stick cooking spray. Form popcorn mixture into six 3-inch balls. Place on wax paper to cool. Store in airtight container.
 

About Dollar General Corporation
Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for over 75 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, clothing for the family, housewares and seasonal items at low everyday prices in convenient neighborhood locations. Dollar General operates 13,320 stores in 43 states as of February 3, 2017. In addition to high quality private brands, Dollar General sells products from America's most-trusted brands such as Procter & Gamble, Kimberly-Clark, Unilever, Kellogg's, General Mills, Nabisco, Hanes, PepsiCo and Coca-Cola. Learn more about Dollar General at www.dollargeneral.com.

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