Popcorns are a staple when it comes to Lohri but instead of the basic ones why not give your popcorns a twist? These special Lohri recipes of popcorn are what you need to set the mood of your Lohri party in 2021, a year we all hope gets better.

Chef Tarun Sibal, Director at One Fine Meal, has shared these interesting recipes which will be loved by all at home. 

Brown Butter Lemon Popcorn

brown butter lemon popcorn lohri


  • 6 Tbsp Butter 
  • 1 1/2 Tsp Lemon zest 
  • 2 Tsp Sea Salt 
  • 16 Cups Popcorn 


  • 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


  • 6 Slices Bacon 
  • 16 Cups Popcorn 
  • 1/2 Cups Chives
  • 1/2 Tsp Cayenne Pepper 


  • 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


  • 5 Gms Cumin 
  • 1 Tsp Deghi Mirch 
  • 100 Gms Ghee 
  • A Pinch Hing 
  • Sea Salt As Per Taste
  • Popcorn As Per Requirement


  • 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


  • 6 Tbsp Butter 
  • 2 Tbsp Za’atar Spice 
  • 1 Tsp Sea Salt 
  • 12 Cups Popcorn 
  • 4 Cups Pita Chips 


Peanut Butter Popcorn

peanut butter popcorn


  • 1 Cup Honey 
  • 3/4 Cup Sugar 
  • 1 Cup Peanut Butter 
  • 1 Tsp Vanilla Extract 
  • 16 Cups Popcorn 
  • 2 Cups Peanuts 
  • 1 Tsp Salt 


  • 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!

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