How to, sticky popcorn, walnuts and goji berries topping, microwave popcorn, healthy popcorn, healthy snack

1. Gather the ingredients

  • a handful of popcorn kernels
  • 2 tbsp of coconut oil
  • 2 tbsp of coconut sugar
  • 1 tsp of marine salt
  • 1 tsp of baking soda
  • 1/2 cup of walnuts
  • 1/2 cup of goji berries

How to, sticky popcorn, walnuts and goji berries topping, microwave popcorn, healthy popcorn, healthy snack

2. Make the popcorn

Pop the popcorn kernels in a pan on the stove with a bit of oil.

How to, sticky popcorn, walnuts and goji berries topping, microwave popcorn, healthy popcorn, healthy snack

3. Get the tray ready

Preheat the oven to 250°F and line parchment paper on a tray sprayed with baking spray. Once the popcorn is ready, place it on the tray.

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How to, sticky popcorn, walnuts and goji berries topping, microwave popcorn, healthy popcorn, healthy snack

4. Make the caramel

Melt the coconut oil in a saucepan at 375° F and add the coconut sugar and a pinch of salt, stirring until they dissolve. Remove from heat and stir in the baking soda. Once incorporated, add the walnuts and goji berries.

How to, sticky popcorn, walnuts and goji berries topping, microwave popcorn, healthy popcorn, healthy snack

5. Pour the caramel

Pour the caramel over the popcorn and mix to coat evenly. Bake for about 15 minutes or until golden.

How to, sticky popcorn, walnuts and goji berries topping, microwave popcorn, healthy popcorn, healthy snack

6. Munch away

Take the tray out of the oven and allow to cool for 10 minutes. Break into pieces and serve as bites, and if you made too much, you can always mix it in with the morning cereal.

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