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S'mores Popcorn Balls
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S'mores Popcorn Balls

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By Adell Shneer and The Test Kitchen

Source: Canadian Living Magazine: May 2011

Recipe4 out of 5 based on 4 ratings.
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  • Portion size 12 pieces

Ingredients

  • 10 cups 10cupspopped popcorn, (about 1/2 cup unpopped)
  • 2 cups 2cupspieces (1/2-inch/1 cm) graham crackergraham crackers, (about 15 crackers)
  • 1 bag (250 g) 1bag (250 g)mini marshmallows, (about 6 cups)
  • 1/4 cup 1/4cupbutter
  • 1 tsp 1tspvanilla

Topping:

  • 2 oz 2ozbittersweet chocolate, finely chopped
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Preparation

In large greased roasting pan, toss together popcorn, graham crackers and 1 cup of the marshmallows. Set aside.

In large saucepan, melt remaining marshmallows with butter over medium-low heat, stirring constantly, until smooth. Remove from heat. Stir in vanilla. Immediately pour over popcorn mixture; stir with greased spatula to coat.

Let cool enough to handle. With greased hands, form by 3/4 cup into balls. Place on waxed paper–lined tray; let cool.

Topping: In heatproof bowl over saucepan of hot (not boiling) water, melt chocolate. Using fork, drizzle all over popcorn balls; refrigerate until set, about 10 minutes.

Turn balls over and drizzle with remaining chocolate; refrigerate until set, about 10 minutes. (Make-ahead: Wrap individually in plastic wrap and store for up to 24 hours.)

Nutritional Information Per piece: about

cal 190 pro 2g total fat 7g sat. fat 4g
carb 31g fibre 2g chol 10mg sodium 91mg
potassium 61mg

% RDI:

calcium 1 iron 6 vit A 4 folate 3
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