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Microwave Popcorn in a Paper Bag! 1/2 cup popcorn kernels, brown paper lunch bag, microwave for approximately 3 minutes. Pour popcorn in a large bowl and add butter spray & salt or melted butter &/or a variety of seasonings (several suggestions via link).
I make kettle corn all the time!! Put 3 kernels in a pot on the stove. Just cover the kernels with canola oil. Once they have popped the oil is hot enough. Pour 1/3 cup sugar in and 1/2 cup kernels in. Slide pot back and forth until the popping has slowed down. Dump into a bowl and sprinkle with salt. Mix to coat evenly and then just wait a couple of minutes for it to cool and harden.
This is the only way we make popcorn now! so yummy! Microwave Popcorn Trick — you never have to buy microwave popcorn again! Add 1/3 cup popcorn kernels to a brown paper bag, fold the bag over twice then heat in a microwave — folded side down — for 2 minutes. THAT’S IT! Fresh popped popcorn without any fuss, ready for you to flavor as desired or eat completely bare.
1/4 cup popcorn. Bag. Microwave on High for 3 minutes 30 seconds and listen for the Pops to slow down to about 3 or 4 seconds apart. Put the popcorn in a bowl and spray with oil or butter and salt if desired. Enjoy not having all the chemical weirdness of the commercial Microwave Popcorns.
Glass bowl + ceramic plate + popcorn kernels = perfectly popped popcorn in microwave. No bag. No butter or oil. Nothing to throw away afterward. And no un-popped kernels. Put 1/4 cup dry popcorn kernels in microwave-safe glass bowl (pyrex is a great choice). Place microwave-safe plate on top of bowl. Plate should be wide enough to go beyond rim of bowl. Microwave 2 min 45 sec. gm