Spiced Popcorn

Publish date:
Updated on
spiced popcorn
  • Cook Time
  • Prep Time
  • 10Servings


  • 2 teaspoons chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 teaspoon kosher or sea salt
  • 1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • 15 cups hot unsalted stove- or air-popped popcorn (1/2 cup unpopped)


In a small bowl, mix the chili powder, paprika, cayenne and salt. In an extra-large bowl, drizzle some olive oil over the popcorn and sprinkle with some of the spices. Mix with your hands; repeat until the popcorn is evenly coated.