These special Lohri recipes of popcorn are what you need to set the mood of your Lohri party this weekend! These recipes have been dolled out to HerZindagi by Chef Tarun Sibal, Director at One Fine Meal.

Brown Butter Lemon Popcorn

brown butter lemon popcorn lohri

Ingredients:

  • Butter 6 tbsp
  • Lemon zest 1 1/2 tsp
  • Sea salt 2 tsp
  • Popcorn 16 cups

Method:

  • Cook butter in a skillet over medium heat until browned, about 7 minutes.
  • Remove from the heat and stir grated lemon zest.
  • Pour in the popcorn.
  • Toss with sea salt.
  • Serve.

Bacon Chive Popcorn

Bacon Chive popcorn lohri

Ingredients:

  • Bacon 6 slices
  • Popcorn 16 cups
  • Chives 1/2 cups
  • Cayenne pepper 1/2 tsp

Method:

  • Cook chopped bacon until crisp.
  • Drain on paper towels, reserving the drippings.
  • Drizzle reserved bacon drippings and melted butter
  • Add hot popcorn.
  • Toss with the bacon.
  • Add chopped chives and cayenne pepper.
  • Season with salt.

Ghee Hing Zeera Popcorn

ghee hing jeera popcorn

Ingredients:

  • Cumin 5 gms
  • Deghi mirch 1 tsp
  • Ghee 100 gms
  • Hing a pinch
  • Sea salt
  • Popcorn

Method:

  • Saute, cumin and deghi mirch in ghee.
  • Add a little hing dissolved in water
  • Drizzle over a tub of popcorns.
  • Add sea salt.
  • serve

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Za’atar Popcorn

zaatar popcorn

Ingredients:

  • Butter 6 tbsp
  • Za’atar spice 2 tbsp
  • Sea salt 1 tsp
  • Popcorn 12 cups
  • Pita chips 4 cups

Method:

Peanut Butter Popcorn

peanut butter popcorn

Ingredients:

  • Honey 1 cup
  • Sugar 3/4 cup
  • Peanut butter 1 cup
  • Vanilla extract 1 tsp
  • Popcorn 16 cups
  • Peanuts 2 cups
  • Salt 1 tsp 

Method:

  • Heat honey and sugar over medium heat, stirring, until the sugar dissolves, about 5 minutes.
  • Stir peanut butter, vanilla extract and salt until smooth.
  • Pour over hot popcorn.
  • Add peanuts and toss.
  • Spread on baking sheets and let cool.

While you enjoy these popcorns, HerZindagi wishes you a very Happy Lohri!

  • Kishori Sud
  • Her Zindagi Editorial