This Monster Halloween Popcorn is so delicious and can be made in five minutes. Marshmallow popcorn topped with Halloween sprinkles and candy eyeballs. It's the perfect spooky treat for a movie night!
Hello hello! It's been such a busy month that I feel like I blinked and it is already over. It's cool, though. I am super excited for Halloween and carrying on some of our favorite traditions.
Yesterday I decided to whip up a Halloween treat with my daughter. My toddler thought this Monster Marshmallow Popcorn was absolutely hilarious and she loved adding the candy eyeballs.
*This post contains affiliate links.
I like really simple recipes like this. I also love to bake. Mummy Brownies or Spider Cookies are some of our faves, but sometimes you need a treat that takes less than 5 minutes to make. Ya know!? Plus, what is more perfect for a movie night than popcorn! Hocus Pocus, anyone?
Halloween Popcorn Recipe
- Brown Sugar
- Candy Eyeballs
Cover counter or cookie sheets with wax paper.
Spread popped popcorn onto wax paper, and remove any un-popped kernels.
Put butter, marshmallows and brown sugar into a large microwavable bowl.
Melt marshmallows, butter and sugar for 1 minute. Stir to combine, and then microwave in 30 second increments and stir, until it’s completely melted.
- Add butter, marshmallows and brown sugar to a large saucepan.
- Melt over medium-low heat, stirring often, until mixture is melted completely.
Pour marshmallow mixture over the popcorn on the cookie sheets and mix.
Add Halloween sprinkles and candy eyeballs.
I mixed some pink and white sprinkles in with the regular Halloween mix that I bought. I love pink and so do my two little girls, it just made this popcorn a little more 'us!'
Marshmallow Popcorn Pro Tips:
I love Sprinkles. They make everything more fun! Do you call them Sprinkles or Jimmies? I hear that's a thing in some parts...
Marshmallow Popcorn Halloween Movie Night Essentials:
Now that I've made some Halloween treats, I can think about costumes too! I love dressing up and making a big deal out of Halloween, especially with kids.
Check out all of our Halloween treats, crafts and costume ideas on our Halloween page.
If you love this recipe, we'd love if you'd leave a comment and positive review! They mean so much to us.
Monster Marshmallow Popcorn
- Cover counter or cookie sheets with wax paper.
- Spread popped popcorn onto wax paper. Remove any unpopped kernels.
- Add butter, marshmallows and brown sugar into a big microwavable bowl.
- Microwave for 1 minute. Stir to combine, and then microwave in 30 second increments and stir, until it’s completely melted.
- Pour marshmallow mixture over the popcorn and mix.
- Add Halloween sprinkles and candy eyeballs!
This post was originally published in September 2016 and has been updated with new pictures and more detailed information.