2000s Recipes + Menus

Plain Popcorn

Makesabout 8 cups
  • Active Time:5 min
  • Start to Finish:5 min
September 2003
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1/3 cup popcorn kernels
  • Heat oil with 3 popcorn kernels in a 3-quart heavy saucepan over moderate heat, covered, until 1 or 2 kernels pop. Quickly add remaining popcorn, then cook, covered, shaking pan frequently, until kernels stop popping, about 3 minutes.
melissa roberts
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