Mocha Almond Crunch

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Almonds and popcorn are caramel coated with a coffee and Swiss Miss Cocoa combination for a mocha flavor

  • PAM® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray
  • 1 bag (82.3 g each) Orville Redenbacher's® Gourmet® Butter Microwave Popcorn
  • 1 cup slivered almonds, toasted
  • 1 envelope (0.73 oz each) Swiss Miss® Milk Chocolate Hot Cocoa Mix
  • 2 tablespoons instant coffee crystals
  • 2 tablespoons hot water
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup Fleischmann's® Original-stick (1/4 cup = 1/2 stick)
  • 1/4 cup light corn syrup
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda

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  1. Preheat oven to 300°F. Spray 13x9-inch baking pan with cooking spray.
  2. Prepare popcorn according to package directions. Remove all unpopped kernels. Place popped corn and almonds in pan.
  3. Combine cocoa mix, coffee crystals and hot water in medium saucepan; stir until crystals are dissolved. Add sugar, Fleischmann’s, corn syrup and salt; place over medium-high heat. Bring to a boil; boil 2 minutes, stirring constantly with wooden spoon. Remove from heat; stir in baking soda. Immediately pour over popcorn mixture and toss gently to coat evenly.
  4. Bake 15 minutes, stirring every 5 minutes. Remove from oven; stir again. Spread on waxed paper to cool thoroughly. Store in tightly sealed container.
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Calories: 133 View complete nutrition information
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Jamie September 11, 2015

It's a lot of ingredients and is a bit involved (at least for me who admittedly is not very skilled in the kitchen) but this is a great recipe. Will definitely have to make this again.