I Pop Corn The Old Fashioned Way

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 25 People

    Just Like Mama's

    Remember when your Mom would fire up the Popcorn pan?  For us it was Saturday night TV. Maybe a scary movie or The Twilight Zone. We could hear the pan being filled with the rattle of kernels. The aroma and finally ..yep..the Popping. I love that sound. It's so happy. I...
    wiseowl wiseowl
    61-65, F
    4 Responses Oct 17, 2009

    In A Deep Pot

    Only occasionally do I have access to a microwave. So if I want to enjoy popcorn I must make it in a deep pot. Its teflon coated and has a copper top. So I could make air popped popcorn with absolutely no oil or salt at all. I have tried that. If I use oil, I don't need to add...
    4vrUnique 4vrUnique
    46-50
    3 Responses Aug 26, 2010

    Popcorn Poppin'

    i wish that i popped my popcorn the old-fashioned way-- don't know how... does it count that i use a hotair popper and not the microwave... at least not all the time :) i love to make gourmet corn and add herbs, spices, and real butter.
    HeartofHearts HeartofHearts
    31-35
    4 Responses Dec 20, 2009

    It Is So Easy

    Popping the corn in a kettle is so easy. Not only does it save a ton of money (yes, I do eat a lot of popcorn...) but I also know what goes into the pot with the popcorn.  When I have gone the microwave route, and I will when in a hurry, or when given no other options, I often...
    DinahMoeHumm DinahMoeHumm
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jul 26, 2012
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