Don’t let the name spook you! Zombie Boogers are a perfectly kid-friendly Halloween treat. Tint the sticky-sweet butter syrup with McCormick® Food Colors, toss over popcorn and bake to create a greenish treat that resembles … well, you know what!
Recipe courtesy of McCormick
- 10 Cups plain popped popcorn
- 1 Cup sugar
- 1/2 Cup (1 stick) butter
- 1/4 Cup light corn syrup
- 20 drops McCormick® Yellow Food Color
- 10 drops McCormick® Green Food Color
- 3/4 Teaspoons baking soda
Preheat oven to 200°F.
Place popcorn in large bowl.
Bring sugar, butter and corn syrup to boil in medium saucepan on medium heat.
Cook and stir 4 minutes.
Stir in food colors and baking soda (mixture will foam up).
Remove from heat.
Pour over popcorn in bowl.
Toss to coat evenly.
Spread popcorn evenly on foil-lined 15x10x1-inch baking pan.
Bake 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes.
Cool completely on wire rack.
Store in airtight container.