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Frankenstein Popcorn 'Brain'
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Frankenstein Popcorn 'Brain'
Prep Time25 Minutes
Servings8
Cook Time25 Minutes
Ingredients
PAM® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray
1 bag (76.3 g each) Orville Redenbacher’s® Gourmet® Naturals Simply Salted Microwave Popcorn
4-1/2 cups miniature marshmallows
1/4 cup Parkay® Original Spread-tub
5 drops green food coloring
3 drops yellow food coloring
Cherry-flavored twist candy, optional
Directions
  1. Spray large bowl, rubber spatula and piece of waxed paper with cooking spray; set aside. Prepare popcorn according to package directions. Remove all unpopped kernels and place popped corn in large bowl.
  2. Microwave marshmallows and Parkay in large microwave-safe bowl on HIGH 1 minute 30 seconds or until marshmallows melt and mixture blends when stirred. Add food coloring; stir to combine.
  3. Pour marshmallow mixture over popped corn. Toss with rubber spatula to coat. Cool 10 minutes or until mixture is easy to handle. Divide mixture and shape into 2 'brain lobes'. Place on waxed paper and press lobes together. Cool until set. Transfer to serving platter; decorate with candy, if desired.
25 minutes
Prep Time
25 minutes
Cook Time
8
Servings

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Makes 8 servings
PAM® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray
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Pam Cooking Spray, No-Stick, Original, 6 Ounce
$4.79 was $4.99$0.80/oz
1 bag (76.3 g each) Orville Redenbacher’s® Gourmet® Naturals Simply Salted Microwave Popcorn
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4-1/2 cups miniature marshmallows
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Jet-Puffed Mini Marshmallows, 10 Ounce
$2.19$0.22/oz
1/4 cup Parkay® Original Spread-tub
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Parkay Spread, 60% Vegetable Oil, 16 Ounce
$2.89 was $4.29$0.18/oz
5 drops green food coloring
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McCormick Food Color, Green, 1 Ounce
$2.87 was $4.29$2.87/oz
3 drops yellow food coloring
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McCormick Food Color, Yellow, 1 Ounce
$2.87 was $4.29$2.87/oz
Cherry-flavored twist candy, optional
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Twizzlers Candy, Cherry, Pull 'N' Peel, 14 Ounce
$3.49$0.25/oz

Directions

  1. Spray large bowl, rubber spatula and piece of waxed paper with cooking spray; set aside. Prepare popcorn according to package directions. Remove all unpopped kernels and place popped corn in large bowl.
  2. Microwave marshmallows and Parkay in large microwave-safe bowl on HIGH 1 minute 30 seconds or until marshmallows melt and mixture blends when stirred. Add food coloring; stir to combine.
  3. Pour marshmallow mixture over popped corn. Toss with rubber spatula to coat. Cool 10 minutes or until mixture is easy to handle. Divide mixture and shape into 2 'brain lobes'. Place on waxed paper and press lobes together. Cool until set. Transfer to serving platter; decorate with candy, if desired.