This is a great recipe from our friends at : Phemomenon for candied popcorn. This is the perfect base to add in candy, pretzels, etc. A foundation for all kinds of tasty food. Perfect for parties or family get togethers:
1 cup sugar 1/2 tsp. salt 1/4 cup water 1 tsp. vanilla 6 cup popcorn (popped) Few drops of food coloring (optional)
Boil sugar, salt and water to 235 degrees (soft ball stage). Remove from heat.
Add vanilla. Pour over popped popcorn and stir until glaze sugars.