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Chocolate Cookies with Pretzels, Caramel, and White Chocolate Chips

chocolate cookies with pretzels, caramel, and white chocolate | Pale YellowI’m sitting in Starbucks on a beautiful Sunday afternoon writing a paper.  Or at least trying to write a paper.  So far I’ve texted a bunch of people, checked Facebook 12 times, looked at my classmates’ papers to see how they use APA properly instead of looking up an actual APA manual, and pre-ordered two cookbooks from Amazon.  I’ve contemplated emailing my professors asking for an extension because *tear* I’ve been on vacation in Aruba for a week and now I don’t know if I can get my paper done by Tuesday.

chocolate cookies with pretzels, caramel, and white chocolate | Pale YellowI know.  I’m whining and need a smack in my privileged face.  I am so fortunate to have a career that allows me time off to travel and supports my lifestyle choices.  I am fortunate that I can continue my education in a program that has so far excited, engaged, and challenged me.  I am fortunate to have the luxury of free time to blog and write papers and grocery shop at my leisure.  Done whining, I just gave myself a little face slap.  And I finished two paragraphs of my paper.

chocolate cookies with pretzels, caramel, and white chocolate | Pale YellowTo continue the theme of privilege, when I was in Costa Rica three weeks ago (yep, that happened too), my amazing landlords moved my car for me the whole week.  I live in a neighborhood where street parking is not allowed on the weekends and there are two days of alternate side during the week.  They moved my car on and off the lawn as needed and made sure I didn’t get a ticket;  I am very fortunate to live where I do with these people.  Needless to say, they needed a big thank you.

chocolate cookies with pretzels, caramel, and white chocolate | Pale YellowCookies are always an appreciated thank you gift.  The youngest boy immediately took the plate to the couch and started chowing down!  I’m not surprised, the cookies are soft and chewy, chocolatey and crunchy.  The coca adds depths of flavor and the caramel and white chocolate chips adds interest.  And there’s pretzels, you can’t go wrong with pretzels in your cookies.  You should make these cookies as a perfect thank you to some who deserves appreciating or just a thank you to yourself for being awesome.chocolate cookies with pretzels, caramel, and white chocolate | Pale YellowPrint the Recipe!

Chocolate Cookies with Pretzels, Caramel, & White Chocolate
Adapted from Barbara Bakes
Yield – 2 dozen 2” cookies

1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature
3/4 cup sugar
1 egg
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 cup flour
1/3 cup dark cocoa powder
3/8 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup caramel bits
1/2 cup chopped chocolate covered pretzels
1/4 cup white chocolate chips

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 ˚F and line your cookie sheets with parchment paper.
  2. Cream the butter and sugar in the bowl of a stand mixer with a paddle attachment for 2-3 minutes or until pale yellow.
  3. Beat in the vanilla and egg until well incorporated.  Scrape the bowl as needed.
  4. Add the flour, cocoa, baking soda, and salt; mix on low until just barely combined.  Add the caramel, pretzels, and chocolate chips. Mix until combined.
  5. Use a 2-tablespoon scoop to portion the dough on the parchment paper, leave about 2” of space between each cookie.
  6. Bake for 10-12 minutes or until just set.  Let cool completely on a wire rack before storing.

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Samoa Cupcakes

Samoa Cupcakes | Pale YellowAre you ready for the longest recipe I’ve ever published?  Seriously, this thing has 29 steps.  Every step is absolutely worth it and I would definitely make these again.  The word “would” was chosen carefully.  Normally, someone would say, “I will definitely make these again,” but as we all know, I try not to make the same recipe twice!

Samoa Cupcakes | Pale YellowMaking everything for scratch is deeply satisfying.  All the steps and bowls and challenges – lovely!  At least it’s all lovely until you reach the clean up portion of baking.  Recipes like this really make me miss having a dishwasher, my little dish rack just can’t handle all the bowls.

Samoa Cupcakes | Pale YellowNow that I work with a small staff, there are not many birthdays to celebrate and very few cupcakes to make.  Usually May is my busy month of birthdays with multiple cupcake recipes every week.  Not so much anymore.  I have a few occasions in the next few weeks and I’m pumped.  There will be some good recipes in the next two months!

Samoa Cupcakes | Pale YellowThe cupcakes start with a delightful shortbread crust on the bottom; this is probably the best roll-out cookie recipe I’ve ever made!  It’s perfectly flaky and sweet, I’m glad there are leftover cookies in the freezer…

Samoa Cupcakes | Pale YellowA moist, tender chocolate cupcake is topped with a rich and decadent chocolate ganache.  The chocolate ganache is really just a glue for for the caramel (homemade, obvi) and toasted coconut topping.  To make the cupcakes perfect and just like the actual Samoa cookies, pipe four stripes of extra ganache on top.  For a lady that used to not like Samoa cookies, these cupcakes are fabulous and I could eat them all week!Samoa Cupcakes | Pale Yellow

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Samoa Cupcakes
Adapted from Annie’s Eats
Cookie base from Just a Taste
Yield – 10 cupcakes

Shortbread Cookies
1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature
1/4 cup sugar
1 cup flour
1/8 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon milk
1/4 teaspoon vanilla

Chocolate Cupcakes
3 tablespoons dark chocolate cocoa powder
3 tablespoons hot water
3/4 cup flour
1/4 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
6 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature
1/2 cup + 1 tablespoon sugar
1 egg
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/4 cup non-fat Greek yogurt

Coconut Caramel Topping
1/4 cup heavy cream
1 1/2 tablespoons unsalted butter
1/4 teaspoon vanilla
1/4 cup + 2 tablespoons sugar
1 tablespoon corn syrup
1 tablespoon water
1 1/2 tablespoons milk
generous pinch of salt
1 1/2 cups shredded coconut

Chocolate Ganache
1/4 cup heavy cream
4 ounces bittersweet chocolate, finely chopped
1/2 teaspoon coconut extract

  1. Shortbread Cookies – Preheat the oven to 350 ˚F and line a cookie sheet with parchment paper.
  2. Add the butter and sugar to the bowl of a stand mixer with a paddle attachment.  Beat for several minutes until light and creamy.
  3. Whisk together the flour, baking powder and salt in small bowl.  Add to the butter on the lowest speed and mix until just combined.
  4. Beat in the milk and vanilla.
  5. Wrap the dough in plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes
  6. On a floured surface roll the dough to 1/8” thickness.  Use a round cookie cutter the same size as the bottom of a cupcake liner to cut the dough.
  7. Bake for 10-12 minutes or until the cookies just begin to brown.  Cool completely on a wire rack.  There will be extra cookies.
  8. Chocolate Cupcakes – Place cupcake liners in your cupcake tin and place a shortbread cookie in the bottom of each liner.
  9. Add the cocoa and hot water to small bowl and stir together until the chocolate is dissolved and a paste forms, set aside.
  10. Whisk together the flour, soda, powder, and salt in a small bowl, set aside.
  11. Melt the butter and sugar in a small saucepan until all the sugar is dissolved.  Pour the mixture into the bowl of a stand mixer and beat with a paddle attachment until the bowl is cool to the touch, about 4 minutes.
  12. Beat in the egg, vanilla, and cocoa mixture. Scrap the bowl as needed.
  13. Turn the mixer to low and add the flour mix in three additions with the yogurt in in between.  Mix until just combined.
  14. Use a standard cupcake scoop to portion the batter between the cupcake liners.  Bake for 15-18 minutes or until a toothpick inserted comes out clean.
  15. Let cool completely on a wire rack.
  16. Coconut Caramel Topping – Butter a small dish liberally and line with parchment paper.  Butter the parchment paper.
  17. Add the cream, butter, and vanilla to a small saucepan.  Heat until combined and set aside.
  18. Add the sugar, corn syrup, and water to a separate saucepan and bring to a boil.  Cook until a light golden color.  Stir in the cream mixture and cook until it reaches 248 ˚F.
  19. Pour into the prepared pan and allow to cool for 30 minutes.
  20. Place the coconut on a foil lined cookie sheet at toast in the oven for about 15 minutes.  Check and stir frequently.
  21. Add the cooled caramel to a medium saucepan with the milk and salt.  Stir and and heat until the caramel has melted.
  22. Stir in the toasted coconut.
  23. Chocolate Ganache – Heat the cream until scalding and then pour over the chopped chocolate.  Cover for 5 minutes.
  24. Stir the ganache until all the chocolate is melted.  Stir in the coconut extract.
  25. Assembly – If the cupcake has a dome, cut it off to make a flatter cupcakes.
  26. Smear about one tablespoon of ganache on each cupcake and smooth with an offset spatula.
  27. Place 2 tablespoons of the coconut-caramel mixture on top of the ganache, smash down slightly.
  28. Add the remaining ganache to a baggie and pipe thing stripes over each cupcake.
  29. Store at room temperature.Samoa Cupcakes | Pale Yellow

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Cinnamon and Caramel Snickerdoodles

cinnamon and caramel snickerdoodles | pale yellowSince I reorganized my kitchen and most of my ingredients are in jars, they stare at me everyday.  Things like corn starch and GF flour don’t really interest me, but the peanut butter chips, yeah the peanut butter chips.  They are all gone now.  There isn’t going to be any recipes with peanut butter chips for awhile unless they use the whole bag.

cinnamon and caramel snickerdoodles | pale yellowIt’s not just the peanut butter chips that tempt me, it’s the chocolate chips, cinnamon chips, and caramel bits that tempt me too.  They also inspire me.  Snickerdoodles are great on their own, but why not up the anti with more cinnamon and caramel?

cinnamon and caramel snickerdoodles | pale yellowIn other news, I think my turtles are about a week away from learning how to climb out of their tank.  They get really aggressive in the evenings and keep climbing up their fake plant.  You wouldn’t think turtles could be so loud, but they are.  All they want is food, not my love.  True story – turtles are not very loving.

cinnamon and caramel snickerdoodles | pale yellowPerfect snickerdoodles are moist and tender.  They are soft and flavorful.  I’ve been making the same snickerdoodle recipe for the last ten years, and although I stand by that recipe, there are always ways to fancify it.  Throw in some cinnamon chips and caramel bits and you have a bit of fancy.  Trust me, fancify your snickerdoodles!

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Cinnamon and Caramel Snickerdoodles
Adapted from Snickerdoodles
Yield – 24 2-inch cookies

1/2 cup shortening
3/4 cup sugar
1 egg
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 1/4 cups flour
1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon cinnamon
3/4 cup cinnamon chips
3/4 cup caramel bits
1/4 cup sugar + 1 tablespoon cinnamon for rolling

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 ˚F and line your cookie sheets with parchment paper.
  2. Cream together the shortening and sugar in the bowl of a stand mixer with a paddle attachment until light and creamy.  Beat in the egg and the vanilla until well combined; scrape the bowl as needed.
  3. Add the flour, cream of tartar, salt, and cinnamon and mix until just combined.  Stir in the cinnamon chips and caramel bits.
  4. Mix the sugar and cinnamon together.  Portion the dough using a 2-tablespoon scoop and roll each scoop in the cinnamon-sugar.
  5. Place the dough on the lined cookie sheets and bake for 8-10 minutes until the cookies just begin to brown.  Do not over bake.
  6. Transfer the cookies to a wire rack to cool before storing.

cinnamon and caramel snickerdoodles | pale yellowWhat do you want to fancify?

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Caramel Apple Crumb Muffins

Caramel Apple Crumb Muffins | Pale YellowThe first recipe to come out of my new kitchen!  Since I have tried to cut back sweets in January, I’ve been hankering to make muffins.  Muffins don’t count as sweets, they are a breakfast items.  I can justify anything if I put my mind to it; sort of like the mini M & M’s I ate for dinner last night.

Caramel Apple Crumb Muffins | Pale YellowSo I thought I discovered a short cut in the new kitchen by softening cold butter on the hot radiator.  Cut to 10 minutes later when there is butter all over the floor.  A whole box of butter in the garbage.  On a positive note, I’ve invented a new Olympic sport – butter skating!  Trying to walk on a greasy floor is an adventure for sure.

Caramel Apple Crumb Muffins | Pale YellowI’ve been thinking about these muffins for awhile now.  A nice muffin with a thick crumble sounded super tempting and tasty.  Mixed with caramel bits and apple chunks you have a delightful breakfast treat.   The muffins are moist and not overly sweet.  The little bits of caramel add extra sweetness. There is a thick crumb topping full of cinnamon and crunch.   Whether you’re eating sweets or not, this is a great muffin to make!Caramel Apple Crumb Muffins | Pale YellowPrint the Recipe!

Caramel Apple Crumb Muffins
Adapted from Tracey’s Culinary Adventures
Yield – 8 muffins

1 stick (8 tablespoons) unsalted butter, melted & divided
1/2 cup packed light brown sugar
1 cup + 5 tablespoons flour, divided
1/4 cup old fashioned oats
2 teaspoons cinnamon, divided
1/4 teaspoon + a pinch of salt, divided
1/4 cup + 2 tablespoons sugar
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 cup diced apples
1 egg yolk
1/2 cup unsweetened almond milk
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/3 cup caramel bits

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 ˚F and liberally spray your muffin tins with Baker’s Joy.
  2. Crumb topping – Melt the butter and let cool slightly.  Set aside.
  3. In a small bowl whisk together the brown sugar, 5 tablespoons flour, oats, 1 teaspoon of cinnamon, and a pinch of salt.
  4. Mix in 3 tablespoons of melted butter until the mixture is moist.  Set aside.
  5. Muffins – Whisk together 1 cup flour, sugar, 1/4 teaspoon salt, 1 teaspoon cinnamon, and baking powder.  Toss in the apples.
  6. In a liquid measuring cup mix together the almond milk, vanilla, 3 tablespoons melted butter, and the egg yolk.  Stir into the dry ingredients until just combined.  Stir in the caramel bits.
  7. Spoon into the muffin tins until about half full.  Fill the rest of the tin with the crumb mixture.  Really press the crumbs into the top.
  8. Bake for 18-20 minutes until the tops are brown and the middle is set.  Let cool completely on a wire rack before removing from the muffin tin.
  9. Store in an airtight container.Caramel Apple Crumb Muffins | Pale Yellow

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Easy Turtles

Easy Turtles | Pale YellowBefore we talk about how delightful and easy these little pretzel turtles are, let’s talk about wine!  Why are we going to talk about wine?  Silly question.  Wine is wonderful.  Yesterday was snowy and then it was rainy, but it was all cold.  Nothing warms the soul more than a glass or two (or three) or cabernet sauvignon.  Nothing.

Easy Turtles | Pale YellowI was just telling Ruth how in the summer I only want to drink white wine and then I begin to ponder my heart’s desire for red wine.  However, winter hits, and I ONLY want red wine.  Red wine may be my favorite.  Sorry bourbon.

Easy Turtles | Pale YellowAnyway, I took a batch, version 1.0, to the Space Center for a staff meeting and they gobbled them right up; truly gobbled them up!  The folks at the Space Center seem like pretty healthy eaters most of the time and I have noticed that those who eat the healthiest, tend to lose the most control around sweets.  I love it!  I’m not trying to make people be unhealthy, but I enjoy helping people lose a little control!

Easy Turtles | Pale YellowVersion 1.0 was good, but it wasn’t great.  Here is version 2.0, and it is much, much tastier.  An extra drizzle of dark chocolate and a sprinkling of sea salt make a HUGE difference; major flavor enhancers!  This is one of the easiest recipes I’ve posted: start the oven, spread out pretzels, put a Rolo on top, warm for 5 minutes, put a pecan on top of that, and you could be done with a delicious treat.  But take it to the next level with a dollop of melted dark chocolate, a little drizzle, and some sea salt.  A perfect bite.  It’s ten minutes of your life that will bring your continuous joy!

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Easy Turtles
Adapted from Pioneer Woman
Yield – 30

30 small square butter pretzels
30 Rolos
30 pecan halves
12 ounces bittersweet chocolate
1/2 tablespoon unsalted butter
sea salt for sprinkling

  1. Turn on the oven to 350 ˚F and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. Lay out 30 pretzels on the parchment paper and place one Rolo on each pretzel.
  3. Place in the oven for 4-5 minutes.  The Rolos should be soft but not melted.
  4. Place one pecan half on each Rolo and squish down a little.
  5. In a double boiler melt the chocolate with the butter.
  6. Set up a second cookie sheet with parchment paper and spoon a scant half-tablespoon of chocolate in little circles.  Place one turtle on each circle.
  7. Drizzle the turtles with remaining chocolate and sprinkle with sea salt.
  8. Place in the refrigerator to harden completely.

Easy Turtles | Pale YellowNote – you can make as many as want, just change the amount of pretzels, Rolos, and pecan halves!

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Salted Caramel Pecan Bars

salted caramel pecan bars | pale yellowWarning – If you try to photograph these while the family is arriving for Thanksgiving, they’ll get eaten fast!  Plus you’ll be rushed and will take crappy, poorly lit photos.  Sorry readers, the pictures do not do these little bars justice.

salted caramel pecan bars | pale yellowYou’ll have to take my word for how good the salted caramel pecan bars are because the pictures are not worth 1,000 words.  My dad ate about 3 bars while I napped and my aunt and grandma were grabbing bars before dinner.  True story.

salted caramel pecan bars | pale yellowI didn’t even taste a full bar, just the trimmed edges.  Everyone gobbled (deliberate turkey-day pun) down the bars while I was enjoying my pumpkin pie.  And the remaining bars were eaten by father while I was out shopping on Black Friday.  No leftovers for Tracy.  There is a much bigger story to tell, but that’s a story for another day.

salted caramel pecan bars | pale yellowIn other news, the bars are a dream to pack and travel with!  There was minimum breakage and zero problems with TSA.  Honestly, I’ve never had a pecan pie before, but I imagine it would taste like this.  So if you like pecan pies, but don’t like the work of a pie, I recommend these bars.

salted caramel pecan bars | pale yellowThe crust is solid and tender so it holds its shape without being impossible to chew.  It sort of soaks up the caramel-y goodness from the top!  The topping is full of pecans and some caramel sauce to hold it all together.  Sprinkling sea salt on top makes the whole dessert sing on your tongue; salt is magical!  If you want to make your whole family happy, like mine, make some bars!

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Salted Caramel Pecan Bars
Adapted from Bake or Break
Yield – 15 bars

2 cups flour
2/3 cup powdered sugar
1/4 teaspoon salt
3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, cold and cut into small pieces
3 1/2 cups pecan pieces
5 1/2 tablespoons unsalted butter
1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/2 cup maple syrup
3 tablespoons heavy cream
pinch of salt
smoked sea salt

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 ˚F and line a 9×13” pan with foil.  Spray the foil liberally with Baker’s Joy, set aside.
  2. In the bowl of a stand mixer with a paddle attachment mix together the flour, powdered sugar, and salt on low speed.  Add the cold butter a few pieces at a time and mix until the mixture becomes coarse crumbs.
  3. Pour the mixture in the prepared pan and press evenly on the bottom.
  4. Bake for 20 minutes or until the crust just begins to brown.  Let cool for 10 minutes on a wire rack and then cool in the refrigerator for another 10.
  5. Start the filling after the crust comes out of the oven.
  6. Toast the pecans in a dry skillet until they are warmed through and begin to smell nutty.  Set aside.
  7. Add the remaining butter, brown sugar, maple syrup, cream, and pinch of salt to a medium saucepan.  Heat until the mixture begins to boil and then stir in the pecans.
  8. Pour the mixture evenly into the pan and spread over the crust.  Sprinkle with sea salt.
  9. Bake for 25 minutes or until the top is set.  Let cool completely on a wire rack, preferably overnight, before cutting into pieces.salted caramel pecan bars | pale yellow

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Salty Caramel Popcorn

salty caramel corn | pale yellowI’ve led an extremely blessed life and have never struggled to meet basic needs like food, shelter, or warm clothes. Unfortunately, not everyone can say the same.  I have partnered with Fleischmann’s® Yeast, Fleischmann’s® Simply Homemade® Baking Mixes and Karo® Syrup – trusted baking products that have helped people create beautiful homemade bread, baked goods and delicious desserts for more than 100 years – as they launch the Baking A Difference campaign to benefit Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry® campaign to help end childhood hunger in America through the power of baking.

salty caramel corn | pale yellowTo inspire people to make a difference for No Kid Hungry when they participate in the Baking A Difference campaign, Fleischmann’s® Yeast, Fleischmann’s® Simply Homemade® Baking Mixes and Karo® Syrup have partnered with America’s Test Kitchen and Joy Wilson of Joy the Baker blog, to create baking tips and unique twists on classic recipes to encourage more bakers to bake a difference.

salty caramel corn | pale yellowTo learn more about the Baking A Difference campaign and get the latest recipes and baking tips from Fleischmann’s® Yeast, Fleischmann’s® Simply Homemade® Baking Mixes and Karo® Syrup, visit Facebook.com/FleischmannsYeast, Facebook.com/SimplyHomemadeMix, Facebook.com/KaroSyrup and Pinterest.com/BeABetterBaker.

salty caramel corn | pale yellowI’m doing my part by spreading the message and eating homemade caramel corn.   I have never made caramel corn before and it is much easier than I anticipated!  The popcorn was made in the microwave using my favorite brown bag method and tossed with homemade caramel.  Mixing in fall M & M’s and pretzels add chocolate goodness and extra crunch.  The sprinkle of sea salt on top cuts the sweetness and gives the popcorn a sweet and salty combo that I, and everyone else, seems to adore.  It seems wrong that I overate a treat meant to bring attention to childhood hunger….

That being said, make some popcorn, make a difference, and help make sure everyone has equal access to wonderful food!

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Enter to win this prize pack! A lovely orange cooler bag, 5 mixes of bread from Facebook.com/SimplyHomemadeMix (the pretzel and whole wheat are delicious!), 3 packs of yeast from Facebook.com/FleischmannsYeast, and 2 types of corn syrup from Facebook.com/KaroSyrup. Plus fun glasses, heat-resistant orange spatulas, and cool little bowls!

If you would like win the prize pack above, simply leave a comment describing one way to make a difference for No Kid Hungry.  For shipping purposes, only those who live in the contiguous United States are eligible.  Please leave a valid name and email so I can contact the winner.  The give-away will be closed on Wednesday, November 6th, 2013 and a winner will be announced on Friday, November 8th, 2013.  One entry per person please.  Good luck and thank you!

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Salty Caramel Popcorn
Adapted from Karo Syrup
Yield – 1 gallon

1/2 cup popcorn kernels
3/4 cup brown sugar
1/3 cup light corn syrup
6 tablespoons unsalted butter
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 cup M & M’s
1 cup broken pretzels
sprinkle of smoked sea salt

  1. Make your popcorn by placing 1/4 cup of kernels in a brown paper bag.  Fold over the top 3 times and microwave for 2 minutes and 20 seconds.  This works for my microwave, adjust as needed for your microwave.  Repeat for the second batch.
  2. Preheat the oven to 250 ˚F and line a baking sheet with foil.  Spray liberally with cooking spray.  Spread 8-9 cups of freshly made popcorn on the baking sheet and place in the oven while making the caramel.
  3. Add the brown sugar, corn syrup, butter, and salt to a small saucepan.  Stir until the mixture begins to boil.  Let boil for 5 minutes without stirring.
  4. Turn off the heat and stir in the baking soda and vanilla.
  5. Pour over the popcorn and toss to combine.  Mix in the M & M’s and pretzel bits.
  6. Sprinkle with the sea salt.
  7. Bake for 45 minutes and stir occasionally.
  8. Break apart the popcorn and let cool completely before packaging.

salty caramel corn | pale yellowDisclosure – I was given 2 prize packs, one to keep and one to give, by the Baking A Difference Campaign to share their message.  All opinions are my own.  I really did eat all the popcorn, it was that good!

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