Firehouse Peanut Popcorn Balls
CATEGORY: Appetizer

Sweet and salty make these popcorn balls irresistable!
PREP TIME:  10 min.
COOK TIME: 2 min.

2 T granulated sugar

2 T light corn syrup

1/4 t white vinegar

2 T chunky-style peanut butter

1 t vanilla

4 c butter flavored popcorn, prepared

1 oz roasted salted peanuts

  1. Combine sugar, syrup and vinegar in a small saucepan.  Bring to a boil, reduce heat and let simmer for two minutes.  Add peanut butter and vanilla, stir to combine. 
  2. Place popcorn in a large bowl.  Pour sugar mixture over popcorn, toss to coat evenly.  Moisten hands with cold water, then shape mixture into 6 equal balls.  Place on wax paper and let cool before serving.