Full Belly Sisters: Parmesan Kale Chip Dusted Popcorn

Friday, January 20, 2017

Parmesan Kale Chip Dusted Popcorn

Parmesan Kale Chip Dusted Popcorn is a pretty and delicious snack that the whole family will enjoy. Just sprinkle ground baby kale chips and Parmesan cheese over hot popcorn and you've got an easy, healthy treat.

You all know by now that I love when my Degustabox subscription box shows up. I never know what deliciousness I'm getting but I always discover some great ingredients! This time my foodie box included Jolly Time Healthy Pop Popcorn and I thought of one of my favorite snacks: Parmesan Kale Chip Dusted Popcorn. 


It's a super simple snack. Make up some crunchy kale chips, crush 'em, and sprinkle them over popcorn with some yummy Parmesan cheese. Looks pretty and adds a healthy boost to your popcorn!
 
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Baby Kale Chips
adapted from Smitten Kitchen
  • 5 oz baby kale leaves, stems removed, cleaned and dried well
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon olive oil
  • sea salt, to taste*
*keep in mind that both there's salt in both the popcorn and Parmesan, so season accordingly

Preheat oven to 300 degrees. Toss baby kale in a large bowl with oil and salt. Arrange leaves on a parchment-covered baking sheet or two. Bake for 20 minutes. The kale should be crisp and delicate.


Parmesan Kale Chip Dusted Popcorn
  • about half a batch of baby kale chips
  • 1 to 2 teaspoons grated Parmesan cheese
  • 5 cups popcorn (one bag of Jolly Time Healthy Pop)

Using a mortar and pestle, grind the kale chips into a powder.

Sprinkle the Parmesan cheese and the ground kale chips over the top of the hot popcorn. Enjoy!




For more of my recipes inspired by Degustabox, check out:

Saucy Hot and Sweet Crockpot Meatballs




Chipotle Fried Egg Avocado Toast


 


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3 comments:

  1. Popcorn!!! Pass that bowl over here!!! Yummy, yummy, yummy! Munch, munch, munch!!!

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  2. This is such a great idea! Pass the bowl to me, too!

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  3. I love popcorn, all kinds of popcorn! This looks delish to me!

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