23 Must-Try Gourmet Popcorn Flavors for 2023
Recipes for a Flavorful Year
A brand-new year means a year of opportunity to try something new and also to bring back some traditional favorites. Why not start with popcorn? We’ve put together a list of gourmet popcorn flavor recipes you’ll want to try (in no particular order). Browse the list and pick some that stand out for you. Let us know your favorites!
When America’s favorite cookie gets paired with popcorn, you get an irresistible treat! This recipe comes complete with authentic OREO cookie crumbles and crème.
It’s one of the most popular go-to meals on the weekends. Now, imagine bringing the same satisfying taste to your popcorn. Garlic, herbs, and cheese come together to make the perfect combination.
Get your tastebuds ready! This popcorn is covered in a candy-coated strawberry flavor. The flavor is sweet, and the color is bright, making it an appealing choice.
If hot and spicy is your thing, you’ll want to try jalapeno popcorn! Bring the heat with this incredible fulfilling flavor. Just one taste provides an experience for all the senses!
Could there be a better pairing than chocolate and caramel? This sweet and salty snack will be a hit with its rich, indulgent flavor.
Rich cheddar, savory bacon, smooth sour cream… need we say more? This melt-in-your-mouth flavor combination is a crowd-pleaser.
Pleasing to the eyes and to the tastebuds, this blueberry popcorn is coated in a bright blue candy glaze. The sweet fruity taste will keep you coming back for more.
Creamy and decadent with just a fraction of the calories of cake, red velvet popcorn is a hit year-round. Melted White Alpine Wafers are drizzled on top to make the perfect finish.
This popular condiment is now a tasty popcorn flavor that your customers will crave. Honey mustard is a mix of spices, more sweet than sharp. It pairs nicely with lunches or as a snack.
It’s your ticket to paradise. Well, popcorn paradise at least! Enjoy the tropical taste of piña colada popcorn. This candy-coated wonder is full of pineapple and coconut flavors.
This zesty flavor literally pops! The bright red color draws you in and the candy cinnamon taste is energizing. Ideal for holidays or any day.
One of the world’s top-selling salad dressings is now a tasty, savory popcorn flavor. You’ll appreciate the smooth ranch taste. Try topping it on salads for an extra burst of flavor.
Known as Japanese horseradish, this spicy green condiment has a kick! Bring the heat with this worldly seasoning. And give customers a flavor they can’t get just anywhere.
This summertime favorite flavor will be a hit in candy-coated watermelon popcorn. With a touch of sweetness and tartness, just one taste and it will bring a smile to your face.
This blend of garlic, basil, rosemary, and other seasonings complements Greek and Italian flavors. It is savory and fulfilling with a taste that will soon be one of your favorites.
It’s popular in ice cream and now it makes your popcorn just as delicious! The light and sweet candy-coated flavor is perfect for pairing with mix-ins like nuts or try combining it with other popcorn flavors like strawberry.
This may be a hometown favorite, but it can have an even larger appeal. Cincinnati-style chili is a uniquely bold flavor with hints of cinnamon, chocolate, onion, and mustard. Make it one of your signature flavors.
With a black candy coating, the flavor of black cherry is as bold as it looks. You’ll be pleased by its sweet and tart combo.
The flavor that makes pickles so popular is now available in a tasty popcorn seasoning. Dill is trending in everything from potato chips to drinks. Taste and see how it performs with popcorn.
A hit at the holidays, ginger snap popcorn makes a great seasonal snack. For an irresistible crunch, add crushed ginger snaps to caramel corn along with ginger and cinnamon.
Bacon is one of the most loved flavors and it goes great with popcorn! In this recipe, you’ll use Signature Shakes® Bacon Seasoning, along with pieces of cooked bacon to bring out the full flavor experience.
As “sweet plus heat” becomes a more popular trend, the mixing of flavors can create new fresh tastes that your customers will enjoy. This recipe for Spicy Mango Popcorn combines the sweetness of Mango Corn Treat Mix with a kick of Ghost Pepper Flavacol. Yum!
We had to end our list with the flavor that people keep coming back for… s’mores! The dessert-themed flavor mixes marshmallows, chocolate, graham crackers, and caramel corn for maximum tastiness.
This is just a portion of our gourmet popcorn recipes… check out our recipe section for even more inspiration!