Zombie Boogers

Don’t let the name spook you! Zombie Boogers are a perfectly kid-friendly Halloween treat. Tint the sticky-sweet butter syrup with McCormick® Food Colors, toss over popcorn and bake to create a greenish treat that resembles … well, you know what!

Serves: 15
5 mins Prep time 1 hr 5 mins Cook time
5 mins Prep time
1 hr 5 mins Cook time
  • Preheat oven to 200°F. Place popcorn in large bowl.

  • Bring sugar, butter and corn syrup to boil in medium saucepan on medium heat. Cook and stir 4 minutes. Stir in food colors and baking soda. (Mixture will foam up.) Remove from heat. Pour over popcorn in bowl. Toss to coat evenly. Spread popcorn evenly on foil-lined 15x10x1-inch baking pan.

  • Bake 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes. Cool completely on wire rack. Store in airtight container.

Nutrition information

(Amount per serving)

  • 146Calories: 146Cholesterol: 16mg
  • Sodium: 116mgProtein: 1g
  • Total Fat: 6gSaturated Fat: 4g
  • Fiber: 1gCarbohydrate: 22g