These make great desserts or sweet snacks for folks of all ages. And just in time for National Popcorn Day, we've got a fun way to turn these whole-grain treats into a great gift for the popcorn lover in your life.

Ann Taylor Pittman
January 19, 2018

Anyone who grew up making popcorn balls will remember fondly the quick, hot work of shaping the sticky mixture into balls that would quickly set up. It's an old-fashioned treat that we're bringing back because they're a 100% whole-grain dessert. That's right—popcorn is a whole grain, and popcorn balls are an easy way to turn those grains into a sweet, healthy treat for the family. Try these six recipes for a fun treat on National Popcorn Day.

Old Fashioned Popcorn Balls

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Get the Recipe: Old-Fashioned Popcorn Balls

Rocky Road Popcorn Balls

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Get the Recipe: Rocky Road Popcorn Balls

Candied Apple Popcorn Balls

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Get the Recipe: Candied Apple Popcorn Balls

White Chocolate-Cherry Popcorn Balls

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Get the Recipe: White Chocolate-Cherry Popcorn Balls

Salty Maple-Pecan Popcorn Balls

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Get the Recipe: Salty Maple-Pecan Popcorn Balls

Tropical Popcorn Balls

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Get the Recipe: Tropical Popcorn Balls