This quick and easy microwave caramel corn recipe is a hit with kids and adults alike. Microwave caramel corn is a fun project to do with kids on those cold winter days.

Microwave Caramel Corn

3-5 qts. popped corn. Place in non-stick sprayed paper grocery bag.


1/4 c corn syrup
1 c brown sugar
1 stick butter or marg.
1 tsp vanilla
1/2 tsp baking soda

Melt and cook in microwave for 4 minutes. Stir in vanilla and baking soda and stir for 1 minute, then pour over popcorn in bag. Shake vigorously. Place in microwave for 1 minute, remove and shake. Do this three (3) times to total three (3) minutes. Remove and  spread on waxed paper to cool.