Crimson Popcorn, Truffle Sea Salt, Parmesan Reggiano, Applewood Smoked Bacon

Crimson Popcorn, Truffle Sea Salt, Parmesan Reggiano, Applewood Smoked Bacon

Serve with St. Supery Rutherford Estate Merlot.

Ingredients

½ cup Rancho Gordo Crimson Popcorn
2 oz. Butter, melted
Truffle Salt-to taste
¼ cup Parmesan Reggiano Cheese- finely grated
½ cup Hobbs Applewood Smoked Bacon, chopped

Preparation

Cook bacon until crisp, drain and reserve the bacon fat. Allow the bacon to cool, place in a food processor and pulse grind on and off to a small fine crumble.

Pop the popcorn kernels in a tall covered pot in 1 oz. bacon fat over medium-high heat until all the kernels pop.

While the popcorn is still hot combine in a mixing bowl with the Parmesan Reggiano, crumbled bacon, melted butter, and truffle salt to taste.

 

*Create your own variations with other cheese, seasoned salts or garnishes.

We use favorite local suppliers Rancho Gordo Premium Crimson Popcorn and Hobbs Applewood Smoked Bacon.

 

Pairs with:  St. Supéry Rutherford Estate Vineyard Merlot

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