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pastry bag foodie gift #2: popcorn ball kits

This is a fun one. And super easy too!

I was standing on line at Michaels, as I do, when a bin of popcorn ball kits caught my eye. And I thought: 1) HOW cute is that idea, and 2) I could totally make these myself.

So I did.

popcorn ball kits

And so can you!

Once you have all of your materials assembled these come together quickly, and make a fun, super-different gift to give.

popcorn ball kits

These are also easily customized, so think Valentine’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day and Easter too!

popcorn ball kits

Click for the printable instructions to include with your kits, and be sure to keep a few for yourself!

Popcorn Ball Kits

For each kit you will need:
12″ disposable pastry bag
1/4 cup firmly packed light brown sugar wrapped in a piece of plastic wrap
1/3 cup popcorn kernels
1/4 cup sprinkles (or 4 tablespoons assorted)
1 cup mini marshmallows
small bags for the sprinkles (I used these, left over from this project)
ribbon
instructions

For easy filling, place the pastry bag into a drinking glass, cuffing the top around the rim of the glass. Fill with the popcorn kernels, followed by the brown sugar. Top with the sprinkles and finish with the marshmallows. Punch a hole in the instructions, thread the ribbon through and tie up the bag.

(print this recipe)


This delicious recipe brought to you by Sheri Silver
http://sherisilver.com/2016/12/20/pastry-bag-foodie-gifts-2-popcorn-ball-kits/

Check out my Pinterest board for more fun foodie gift ideas!

popcorn ball kits

2 Comments

  1. Elyse B. on December 25, 2016 at 4:21 pm

    Love the popcorn ball kits. Thinking I might be giving this out for Halloween!

    • sherisilver on December 26, 2016 at 8:37 pm

      Totally forgot about that holiday – perfect! 🙂

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