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Instant Pot Popcorn Recipe | How to Make Popcorn in an Instant Pot

Instant Pot Popcorn Recipe | How to Make Popcorn in an Instant Pot

Instant Pot Popcorn Recipe | How to Make Popcorn in an Instant Pot

Instant Pots are so versatile, you can use them for more than cooking dinner. You can use them for snacks as simple as popcorn! This Instant Pot Popcorn recipe is so easy, but you can make even more elaborate popcorn snacks like this Red, White and Blue 4th of July Popcorn. Watching the kernels pop is so much. This recipe will show you how to make popcorn in an Instant Pot.

What You Need for Instant Pot Popcorn

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½ C popcorn kernels
2 T solid coconut oil
½ tsp popcorn seasoning
pinch of salt
Instant Pot [If you don’t already have an Instant Pot, you can purchase one here.]

Note: Do not use kernels from the prepackaged popcorn that you make in the microwave.

Instant Pot Popcorn Recipe | How to Make Popcorn in an Instant Pot

How to Make Instant Pot Popcorn

Set Instant Pot to Saute setting. Adjust temperature to high.

Add coconut oil to Instant Pot. Let melt completely.

Instant Pot Popcorn Recipe | How to Make Popcorn in an Instant Pot

Once the coconut oil is sizzling hot, add the popcorn kernels and stir well, coating each kernel with oil.

Add seasoning and salt. Stir well. [Skip this step for plain popcorn.]

Place lid on the Instant Pot. Popcorn will begin popping in 2-3 minutes.

Instant Pot Popcorn Recipe | How to Make Popcorn in an Instant Pot

Turn Instant Pot off by selecting cancel after 75% of the popcorn kernels have popped. Popcorn will continue to pop but not burn.

Once the pops stop or there’s several seconds between pops, carefully remove the lid and transfer popcorn to bowls.

Enjoy!

Instant Pot Popcorn Recipe | How to Make Popcorn in an Instant Pot

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Instant Pot Popcorn Recipe

Ingredients

  • ½ C popcorn kernels
  • 2 T solid coconut oil
  • ½ tsp popcorn seasoning
  • pinch of salt

Instructions

  • Set Instant Pot to Saute setting. Adjust temperature to high.
  • Add coconut oil to Instant Pot. Let melt completely.
  • Once the coconut oil is sizzling hot, add the popcorn kernels and stir well, coating each kernel with oil.
  • Add seasoning and salt. Stir well.
  • Place lid on the Instant Pot. Popcorn will begin popping in 2-3 minutes.
  • Turn Instant Pot off by selecting cancel after 75% of the popcorn kernels have popped. Popcorn will continue to pop but not burn.
  • Once the pops stop or there's several seconds between pops, carefully remove the lid and transfer popcorn to bowls.
  • Enjoy!

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Instant Pot Popcorn Recipe | How to Make Popcorn in an Instant Pot

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