Spicy Spirulina Popcorn

Popcorn lovers rejoice! We have a new and exciting way to “spice” up your favorite snack!!

This one is especially fun because of the green color and savory flavor!


Spirulina, according to the FDA, contains significant amounts of calcium, niacin, potassium, magnesium, B vitamins and iron, and also contains essential amino acids  (the building blocks of proteins). In fact, Spirulina contains the highest concentration of protein for any plant, herb, or animal on a gram per gram basis!


Although alone it is not the tastiest of superfoods, combined with sesame oil, nutritional yeast, and cayenne it has a very savory and tasty effect!


Enjoy this spicy and flavorful popcorn and snack to your heart's content knowing it's coated in vitamins, minerals, and wonderful aminos!!

 

spirulina popcorn

 

Ingredients:


1 bowl popped popcorn

⅛ cup sesame oil

1 tbsp nutritional yeast

1 tbsp Nature Restore Spirulina Powder

1 tsp to 1 tbsp cayenne (depending on spice preference)

1 tsp sea salt



Instructions:


Mix all topping ingredients (except popcorn) in a small bowl until combined.

In a large bowl combine popped popcorn with prepared topping mixture, toss until evenly coated.

That's it!! Simple and easy popcorn with a spiced up recipe for everyone to enjoy! 

Store leftovers in an airtight container at room temperature.  


Recipe by Amanda Nicole Smith