Mushroom Popcorn Kernels

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Mushroom popcorn kernels pop up until a beautifully large mushroom shape.

What is Mushroom Popcorn?

Mushroom popcorn kernels produce firm, round pieces of popcorn with a bit of chewiness. Mushroom popcorn is different from butterfly popcorn which is light and airy, and tends to pop into complicated shapes. Butterfly popcorn is often served in movie theaters, whereas mushroom popcorn is best suited for making kettle corn and other types of candied popcorn, since its round shape makes it ideal for coating in sugar and syrups.

Popping Instructions

Stove top directions: Preheat 3 tablespoons of oil in a deep pan on medium heat. The best oils to use have a high smoke-point (peanut oil, safflower oil, soy oil, sunflower oil, light olive oil, or coconut oil). When the oil is hot add 1/3c popcorn kernels. Put a lid on the pot and continue to move the pan, or stir the kernels, so that they do not burn. Cook for 2 1/2 min to 4 min or until the pops are 5 seconds apart.

Microwave directions: Mix 1/3 cup of popcorn with 1 tablespoon of oil. Add the kernel and oil mixture to a brown paper bag. Fold over the top of the bag two times and give it a good shake. Cook for 2 1/2 minutes or until the pops are 5 seconds apart.

Oil needs to reach 400 degrees or more to achieve mushroom shape. Oil not heated to the correct temperature will produce butterfly shaped corn.

Customer Reviews

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“YeeeeeeeeeeHa,
The popcorn has arrived. I have been home less then an hour and am enjoying
the BEST popcorn I have ever had!
I had never heard of mushroom popcorn until last Saturday while I was watching a cooking channel show on how products are made. Monday I found you folks. Thursday I am eating your awesome mushroom popcorn. I will be back for more.

Thanks for the fast service and excellent email communication.

Dean
P.S.
Thanks for the figs! I am not sure what to do with them but it won't take
long to figure it out.

, Mendota Heights, MN January 27, 2011

“I ordered the "mushroom" popcorn kernels so I could make some homemade kettle corn and turned out great and was really tasty. I will definitely order more popcorn kernels from Nuts Online again. I also ordered the circus peanut candy for my husband who was really excited to get those. I had never tried them before and they were really tasty. The shipping was fast and the communications from Nuts Online were frequent and funny. What a great company!! Thanks.”

, Belmont, CA January 14, 2011

“This is the second time I ordered and I have to say, "YOU GUYS ROCK!!!!
I ordered yesterday, Friday afternoon and received my package this morning (Saturday). Less then 24 hours. Everything is so fresh and tasty, you have a customer for life.”

, norwood, ma January 8, 2011

“Received my 'Mushroom Popcorn' on date promised. Used some of it already and love it! Thank you.
Sylvia R.”

, Newbury Park, CA. December 15, 2010

“What a great company! I love the way you make the whole transaction personal. Good products, great service, and an easy to navigate web site....nice to see it all come together! Congrats on such a successful adventure.”

, Stevensville, MD December 10, 2010

“I needed specialty dates, found them on your site and placed my first order with you. Nuts Online had a great selection, so I decided to try a various selection of dried fruit, beef, popcorn and quinoa. The value per pound was great and I was thrilled with the packaging! We have tasted about half the order and are amazed at the freshness and quality of the product. I'll be back for all our "cardboard free" pantry needs! Thanks. So glad I found you guys! ”

, littleton, nc December 8, 2010

“Service excellent, Products first class. Of course these 4 little nuts make me feel positive when I see them. So, thank you Sandi,David,Jeffrey and Kenny.”

, Newton, KS November 6, 2010

“Quick shipping. The mushroom popcorn is huge yummy balls of goodness. We have been looking for this popcorn a long time and have finally found it Thank You Nuts Online!!”

, Lyman, WY October 29, 2010

“I was so excited to receive my shipment and even more excited to dig in! I got the mushroom popcorn and it popped up crunchy, fluffy and HUGE in my microwave air popper. I was also impressed with the fast shipping and look forward to my next purchase! Thanks, Nutty Guys!!”

, Virginia Beach, VA October 27, 2010

“You guys are adorable. Your delivery confirmation made me laugh out loud. If every customer service was as happy and friendly as yours the world would be a better place!”

October 17, 2010

“Been buying these from Nuts.com for several years, more kernels pop than "name brand" popcorn. Very fresh --I make it in my microwave by using a covered microwave pan and just wetting the kernels first for a 1/2 minute or so, then draining off any remaining water, adding the lid to the one qt sized container and if the lid lets off steam as mine does - then I put a facecloth over it to trap the steam and return it partially to the container which also adds some weight to the plastic container top so it doesn't "blow off" during the popping process. Works like a charm! Then I add pre-melted butter and sprinkle whatever else I want on my popcorn !”

, Lake Forest, CA September 9, 2014

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 39g (~1.4 oz.)
(Approx. 11.7 Servings/Pound)

Amount Per Serving
Calories 110
Calories From Fat 15
%DV
Total Fat 1.5g 2%
Saturated Fat 0g 0%
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 10mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 27g 9%
Dietary Fiber 7g 28%
Sugars 1g
Protein 4g
Vitamin A 0% Calcium 0%
Vitamin C 0% Iron 0%

Ingredients

Corn (mushroom)

Packaged in the same facility as peanuts, tree nuts, wheat, soy, and milk products.

Storage

Store at room temperature for up to 1 year.

Country of Origin: United States

ID: 3076

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