Baked Nutella Popcorn Recipe

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Calling all popcorn and Nutella lovers here is the perfect snack for you and you will love it! A simple confection you will make time and time again!

10 quarts of popcorn popped 
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/4 cup corn syrup
1 stick (1/2 cup) butter
3/4 cup Nutella
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract

optional: add 1 cup hazelnuts before baking or pistachios

Heat oven to 250 degrees. Spread your popcorn out on two parchment paper lined deep cookie sheets.
In a large microwavable bowl, add the sugar, syrup, butter, heat 30 seconds on high. Stir with a wooden spoon to combine, then microwave for 2 more minutes. Now add the Nutella to this mixture, stir until blended and microwave for 2 -1/2 minutes until it looks like it boiling and double in quantity. 
Remove from the microwave add your baking soda and vanilla stir.

Pour evenly over popcorn and spread out on two cookie sheets lined with parchment.

Bake in heated oven of 250 degrees stirring every 10 minutes and baking for 30 minutes or more until popcorn looks crunchy.


  1. nice snack, esp for the holidays - hope you have a very Merry Christmas.. Give my best to your family....

  2. Dear Claudia, Wishing you and yours a beautiful and Merry Christmas. xo Catherine

  3. Dear Claudia, A very Merry Christmas to you and yous! xoxo,

  4. OMG. Popcorn, my favorite Saturday night treat with Nutella! This is over the top delicious sounding. I do not know if I am brave enough to try this!
    Merry Christmas!


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