M&M’s Cupid’s Crunch party mix
May 17, 2022 • 25 min
Hosting a gathering for the big game or Valentine's Day? The M&M's Cupid Crunch Party Mix is perfectly sweet & salty and will surely be a crowd favorite!
- 4 cups popped popcorn
- 1 cup pretzel twists (coarsely broken into pieces)
- 1 cup M&M’s Peanut Chocolate Candies Cupid’s Mix
- ½ cup pure cane granulated sugar
- ¼ cup sweet cream salted butter
- 6 large marshmallows
- ¼ tsp. pure vanilla extract
- ¼ tsp. sea salt (optional)
Step 1: Add ingredients
In large bowl, toss together popcorn, pretzels and M&M’s.
Step 2: Parchment paper
Arrange in thin layer on large parchment paper-lined baking sheet; set aside.
Step 3: Cook on medium heat
In large saucepan set over medium heat, stir together sugar and butter. Cook, stirring often, until melted and bubbling lightly around edges.
Step 4: Add marshmallows & vanilla
Add marshmallows and vanilla; stir until melted. Remove from heat and let cool slightly.
Step 5: Pour
Pour over popcorn mixture; sprinkle with sea salt (if using). Let stand for 20 minutes or until set.
Step 6: Separate, cool & enjoy
Pull apart into clusters (serve same day).
Pro tip: Serve clusters in festive paper muffin cups for a fun and fuss-free presentation. You can also add chopped toasted peanuts, walnuts or pecans to the mix if desired.