The Pioneer Woman Tasty Kitchen
Profile Photo

Dark Chocolate Chipotle Popcorn

0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep:

Cook:

Level: Easy

System:

4
x

Print Options

Page size Letter 3x5 4x6
Text Size Small Medium Large
Content Include description
Include prep time, etc.
Show image

Description

This vegan, gluten-free snack is sweet and spicy deliciousness in every bite. And it’s ready in 15 minutes!

Ingredients

  • 2-½ Tablespoons Grape Seed Oil (you Can Also Use Vegetable, Canola, Olive Or Coconut Oil)
  • ½ cups Popping Corn
  • 2 Tablespoons Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 2 teaspoons Chipotle Chili Powder
  • 1 teaspoon Kosher Salt
  • 1 pinch Cayenne Pepper (Optional)
  • 3 ounces, weight Dark Chocolate

Preparation

Pour the grapeseed (or oil of your choice) into a large deep, pot. (You want just enough oil to coat the bottom of the pot.) Place the pot over medium heat, add 3 corn kernels, and cover with a lid.

When the kernels pop, remove the lid and add the rest of the popping corn. Cover the pot and give it a few shakes. Make sure you hold the lid down while you shake, friends. I don’t want you to injure yourselves. Cook the popcorn, shaking the pot occasionally, until the popping sound stops. This should take about 4-5 minutes.

While the corn is popping, warm the olive oil in a small pot.

When the corn has popped, immediately pour it out into a large bowl. Drizzle the popcorn with the warm olive oil, and sprinkle with the chipotle powder, kosher salt and cayenne pepper. Toss well to coat your popcorn with seasoning. Pour the seasoned popcorn onto a foil lined baking sheet in an even layer. This is also a good time to remove any un-popped kernels! Set aside.

Melt chocolate in the top of a double-boiler (with simmering water in the bottom) or in the microwave. If you’re microwaving the chocolate, do it in 30-second intervals, stirring it after each 30-second increment. It should take about 90 seconds.

Use a fork to drizzle the melted chocolate over the popcorn.

Allow the chocolate to cool and set before serving, about 20 minutes. Break up the popcorn with your hands and serve.

No Comments

You must be logged in to post a comment.

No Reviews

You must be logged in to post a review.

Related Recipes

Smoked Jalapeño Poppers with Bacon, Apple and Brie
Profile Photo by Karrie / Tasty Ever After in Appetizers
Low-carb and gluten-free spicy cheesy poppers. Perfect for your next cookout!...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 28 Level: Easy


0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 6 Level: Easy


Strawberry and Brie Crostini
Profile Photo by Gayle | Pumpkin 'N Spice in Appetizers
Fresh strawberries, creamy brie, and a drizzle of balsamic glaze, all...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 8 Level: Easy


Caprese Crostini with Blistered Tomatoes and Smoked Mozzarella
Profile Photo by Kelley Simmons @ Chef Savvy in Appetizers
Crusty Italian bread layered with homemade pesto, smoked mozzarella, blistered cherry...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 4 Level: Easy


Warm Pistachio Cheese Dip
Profile Photo by Justine Sulia (Cooking and Beer) in Appetizers
Warm Pistachio Cheese Dip is a flavorful way to add some...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 8 Level: Easy