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Bourbon-Butter Popcorn

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Source: POPSUGAR Photography / Sarah Lipoff

I love a good nibble when it comes to happy hour, and this sweet-and-smoky snack hits the spot. You can make it easy by using premade popcorn and store-purchased roasted nuts. Serve in big bowls the next time you're having friends over for cocktails.

Bourbon-Butter Popcorn

From Sarah Lipoff, POPSUGAR Food

Bourbon-Butter Popcorn


  1. 8 cups popcorn
    2 cups roasted nuts
    1/4 cup butter
    1/4 cup brown sugar
    1/4 cup bourbon
    Salt to taste


  1. Place the popcorn in a large bowl.
  2. Melt the butter and brown sugar together over medium heat. Add the bourbon and bring to a simmer.
  3. Remove from heat and let cool for a 5 minutes.
  4. Stir and pour the mixture over the popcorn. Toss in the nuts and salt to taste.
Image Source: POPSUGAR Photography / Sarah Lipoff