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    • Crispy Nutty Popcorn

      Crispy Nutty Popcorn


      10 to 12 cups popped popcorn
      1 cup pecan halves
      1 cup slivered almonds
      1 1/3 cups granulated sugar
      1 cup butter (NO SUBSTITUTES)
      1/2 cup light corn syrup
      1 teaspoon vanilla extract
      1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar
      1/2 teaspoon baking soda

      In a large bowl, combine popcorn and nuts; set aside.

      In a large saucepan, bring sugar, butter and corn syrup to a boil. Boil for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Remove from heat; add vanilla extract, cream of tartar and baking soda.
      Drizzle over popcorn mixture; stir to coat. Immediately spread onto two greased baking sheets; let dry for about 1 hour.

      Store in an airtight container.

      Yields 10 to 12 servings.


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