Spiced Pecans, Raisins and Popcorn!
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INGREDIENTS
  • 5 cups popped popcorn
  • 2 cups pecans
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter or virgin coconut oil
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1 teaspoon ground turmeric
  • ½ teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • ½ teaspoon ground ginger
  • ½ teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 2 tablespoons pure maple syrup
  • 1 cup golden raisins
DIRECTIONS
  1. Easy as pie!... well, actually much easier
  2. Preheat oven to 300°. Toss popcorn with pecans.
  3. Melt butter in a small skillet over low heat. Add cinnamon, salt, paprika, turmeric, cayenne, ginger, and nutmeg and cook, stirring, 30 seconds. Stir in maple syrup. Pour over popcorn mixture and mix to coat.
  4. Spread out on a rimmed baking sheet and bake, tossing every 10 minutes, until dry and nuts are toasted, 30–40 minutes. Let cool; toss in raisins.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
These are a definite crowd pleaser- and make great little Christmas gifts! I actually find myself gobbling this little appi up like there is no tomorrow, and even pop downstairs for an midnight snack:) hey, what's better than midnight popcorn!