Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  232
  • Protein  2 g
  • Carbohydrates  29 g
  • Fat  13 g
  • Cholesterol  26 mg
  • Sodium  113 mg
  • Potassium  37 mg
  • Phosphorus  40 mg
  • Calcium  3 mg
  • Fiber  1.6 g

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

    • 1 starch
    • 2 fat
    • 1 high calorie

Carbohydrate choices


Helpful hints

  • For appetizer size, make 20 smaller popcorn balls.
  • Use food coloring of choice to match different holiday themes.

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Popcorn Balls
diannasue says:

This sounds great but what about the oil to pop the corn, every body may not have air popper's so i was a little concerned about that...But it sure does sound good. Dietitian comment: The oil adds to fat and calorie content but does not change other nutrients. I recommend using a healthy fat like canola oil.

Nov. 01, 2014, 12:44 AM
Popcorn Balls
caffish55 says:

Sounds really good, cannot wait to try it.

Oct. 29, 2014, 11:15 AM
Popcorn Balls
jojo4765 says:

I made this for my shift and they are still talking about how great it was. I had trouble making it into balls also,so I just spread it out onto wax paper to dry. Fantastic snack for us plus very easy to make!

Dec. 04, 2012, 7:30 AM
Popcorn Balls
JPRD says:

One of our PCT's tried to make this for a patient tasting day, and could not get the popcorn balls to stick together.

Nov. 02, 2012, 1:25 PM

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