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Confetti Popcorn Recipe

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This Confetti Popcorn Recipe is going to be your new favorite snack! Fill a bowl or grab a handful or two and gobble it down. Simple popcorn recipes like this are always fun to make!

The fun part of this easy snack is that it’s a great addition to any birthday party, holiday party, or a simple way to feed the kids. Even adults can’t get enough of this sweet treat!

I like to make popcorn for movie nights and even desserts because it has the perfect texture and crunch. Sweet popcorn recipes like this one are a great alternative to spending hours baking in the kitchen.

And if you’re a fan of sweet popcorn, give this Candied Popcorn Recipe a try!

Confetti Popcorn Recipe

The easy part is actually making this simple popcorn recipe. The hard part is not eating it all. I literally cannot stop myself from grabbing handfuls of this one. Maybe I should work on that!

My boys agree that this easy snack is one of the best. They love the quickness of making it, and then the following flavor has them returning for more.

I have a lot of simple recipes for popcorn, but this one does come in high at the top of my favorites list. I can’t get over the taste!

What makes popcorn such a good snack?

Popcorn is considered one of the most popular snacks across cultures and demographics. This beloved treat is affordable, widely available, and has a unique texture and flavor that appeals to many snack lovers.

While it may seem like a simple snack, popcorn is much more complex than it appears at first glance. Made from a unique corn kernel bred specifically for popping, it can be cooked in various ways to suit personal preferences.

Additionally, popcorn is low in calories, high in fiber, and can serve as a healthy alternative to other snack options.

Furthermore, popcorn is versatile and can be seasoned with various spices, herbs, or condiments, giving it a customizable flavor profile that appeals to any taste bud.

Popcorn’s unique texture, flavor, versatility, and nutritional value make it an ideal snack for almost anyone.

Specialty Ingredients:

The following ingredients are affiliate links on Amazon because they may be a bit hard to find in your normal store.  I wanted you to be able to see exactly which things we are using.

Reminder, not all ingredients in the Rainbow Popcorn Recipe are linked above, just the ones that may be a bit difficult to find or that you might be unsure of what to look for

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Must Have Resources:

When making White Chocolate Popcorn at home, you really need to have the following Amazon affiliate tools on hand.

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Vegetable Side: Simple Carrot Soup Recipe

Starch Side: Bacon and Cheddar Steak Fries Recipe

Refreshing Drink: Pumpkin Pie Mocktail Recipe

Best Popcorn Recipes:

You will want all the flavors once you make this Dessert Popcorn Recipe. I saved you some time and gathered a few of my other favorite popcorn recipe links!

This Strawberry Crunch Popcorn Recipe has the best flavor. Plus – I love the color!

Fill your favorite popcorn bowl full with this Muddy Buddy Popcorn Recipe.

The kids would love this DIY Movie Night Popcorn Bar!

Whip up a batch of this Valentine Popcorn during the month of February.

Homemade Popcorn Balls are a fun tradition to start during the holiday months.

Treat yourself to the flavor of this Christmas Cookie Popcorn Recipe!

One simple bowl of this Apple Pie Popcorn Recipe won’t be enough!

What are fun toppings to add to dessert popcorn recipes?

Adding fun toppings is an exciting way to elevate popcorn to another level. The toppings can be sweet or savory, depending on the desired taste.

Some popular sweet toppings include chocolate, caramel, sprinkles, and peanut butter. You can have fun and add whatever toppings you would like!

By being creative with the toppings available, you can easily transform plain popcorn into a fun and memorable dessert.

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Confetti Popcorn Recipe

Confetti Popcorn Recipe

Yield: 8
Prep Time: 2 minutes
Cook Time: 4 minutes
Total Time: 4 minutes

This Confetti Popcorn Recipe is one of the easiest sweet snacks to make. The rainbow sprinkles add a fun pop of color!


  • 8 cups popped popcorn
  • ½ cup white chocolate chips (you can also use candy melts)
  • ¾ teaspoon coconut oil
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons rainbow sprinkles


Spray a baking sheet with nonstick spray. You can also use a silicone mat.

Add the salt and coconut oil into a microwave-safe bowl. Add the candy melts/chocolate chips and heat in 30-second increments until smooth. Stir in between each completed time.

Add the popped popcorn onto the baking sheet and drizzle with the melted white chocolate.

Add the sprinkles.

Let the popcorn cool, then break it into pieces and serve.

Nutrition Information:
Yield: 8 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 120Total Fat: 7gSaturated Fat: 3gTrans Fat: 1gUnsaturated Fat: 4gCholesterol: 2mgSodium: 136mgCarbohydrates: 13gFiber: 1gSugar: 8gProtein: 1g

This data was provided and calculated by Nutritionix on 12/2/2023

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