Rocky Road Popcorn Balls

Rocky Road Popcorn Balls

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SweetBasil 48

"I made these fun treats for my boys and am now making them for the grandkids. Great anytime of the year, but especially good at Halloween for trick or treaters. A combination of rocky road candy and sweet popcorn, rolled into a ball."

Ingredients

25 m servings 144 cals
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Nutrition

  • Calories:
  • 144 kcal
  • 7%
  • Fat:
  • 9.2 g
  • 14%
  • Carbs:
  • 14.6g
  • 5%
  • Protein:
  • 1.7 g
  • 3%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 8 mg
  • 3%
  • Sodium:
  • 91 mg
  • 4%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Place the marshmallows and butter into a large pot over medium-low heat, and melt them together, stirring often. Cook until blended and smooth, about 5 minutes, and remove from heat.
  2. Stir in the popcorn and peanuts, and stir gently to thoroughly coat them with the marshmallow mixture. Stir in the chocolate chips.
  3. With greased hands, shape the mixture into 3 inch balls, and wrap each ball in plastic wrap.

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It's an easy good recipe for something alittle more than a regular popcorn ball. Here's a tip though, 8 cups of cooked popcorn is 1/2 cup uncooked kernels. I actually tripled the recipe, then y...

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I dunno. I just wasn't that into these. I had hoped they would be better. Not a problem with the recipe, we just thought they were too sweet.

It's an easy good recipe for something alittle more than a regular popcorn ball. Here's a tip though, 8 cups of cooked popcorn is 1/2 cup uncooked kernels. I actually tripled the recipe, then y...

Great popcorn balls !

totally amazing! I left the peanuts out and added a half a bag of chocolate chips. Delish! We're having a hard time leaving it alone until it cools.

these are sooo good and so easy to make. i used marshmallow fluff, white chocolate chunks, and chopped up some caramels. added the chocolate, caramel, and peanuts to the melted marshmallow and...

simple and easy, but i would chop the peanuts before adding them.

My family loved this recipe! I only had big marshmallows and used 30 big marshmallows with 2 bags of microwave popcorn. I did not have peanuts so I used 1/2 cup peanut butter chips instead. I...

I dunno. I just wasn't that into these. I had hoped they would be better. Not a problem with the recipe, we just thought they were too sweet.

Good. Quick and easy for granddaughter. Next time will add one cup of chocolate chips, and melt down with the marshmellows.

Just made these and they are fantastic. Super easy to throw together, also. I chopped my peanuts up a little as suggested by another reviewer.