Celebrate National Popcorn Day!
Salty or sweet, butter or plain – popcorn is a staple that can be enjoyed in a variety of ways. Pick your favorite, explore new flavors and celebrate National Popcorn Day on January 19 with Dollar General!
There’s no butter way to enjoy popcorn than by hosting a movie night in the comfort of your own home! Gather up your friends or family and pop some kernels on the stovetop, microwave or in a popcorn machine to get the night under way. Enjoy popcorn as-is or visit Dollar General Easy Meals for a list of popcorn snack recipes. Check out Dollar General Easy Meals by visiting www.dollargeneral.com/easymeals and get ready to hear the popcorn kernels pop!
If you like sweet…
4 OREO Cookies
6 Cups air-popped popcorn
½ teaspoon salt
If you like spicy...
- Crush two OREOs coarsely and the other two OREOs finely.
- Mix with popcorn.
- Sprinkle with salt.
Chile-Lime Popcorn Snack Mix
1 (2.9-oz.) bag Orville Redenbacher’s® Gourmet® Butter Microwave Popcorn
2 cups reduced-fat cheese snack crackers
1/2 cup dry roasted peanuts
1/4 cup margarine-stick, melted
1 Tbsp. chipotle-flavored hot pepper sauce
1 tsp. grated lime peel
If you like to keep it simple, pick up a box of Clover Valley popcorn at your local Dollar General and celebrate! Afterwards, consider purchasing Rexall Floss to get pesky kernels out of those pearly whites.
- Prepare popcorn according to package directions. Remove all unpopped kernels.
- Place popped corn, crackers and peanuts in large serving bowl. Mix melted margarine, pepper sauce and lime peel in small bowl. Pour over popcorn mixture; mix well.
- Store leftovers in tightly sealed container up to 2 days.