Summer Snacking: BBQ Popcorn

A healthy snack inspired by the season. With just the right amount of spice and the whole grain goodness of popcorn, it’s a treat the entire family will love.

BBQ Popcorn Seasoning Mix
Yield: About 1/3 cup

  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • tablespoon paprika
  • teaspoon dry mustard
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon cardamom
  • 1/2 teaspoon celery salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper


  • Mix all ingredients together in a small bowl.  Store mixture in an airtight container.


  • To use:  Spray popped popcorn with cooking spray.
  • Sprinkle about 2 teaspoons of seasoning mix for each quart of popcorn.


Happy Popping! Recipe courtesy of The Popcorn Board.