Back in the early days of 2020, my son Kash, fueled by boredom and a craving for something delicious, stumbled upon a snack that would quickly become a family favorite: my Brown Bag Microwave Popcorn with Tajin seasoning.
To this day, if we are having a movie night, Kash will make us a large bowl of his Tajin popcorn, and there is never a piece left!
Allow me to introduce you to Tajin, the Mexican seasoning sensation that's taken our pantry by storm! With a unique blend of chili peppers, dehydrated lime, and salt, it's a perfect harmony of spicy, tangy, and salty flavors. This seasoning can elevate pretty much anything you sprinkle it on. From fruits to grilled meats, Tajin knows how to steal the show and leave you begging for more.
The Perfect Popcorn Base
Making Kash's Tajin popcorn is a piece of cake. All you need are popcorn kernels and olive oil, and you're set. The base for this popcorn is simple, no-fuss and allows the Tajin seasoning to work its magic.
Now, let's dive into the fun part! We'll walk you through Kash's special recipe, complete with ingredients and step-by-step instructions. Plus, we'll spill the beans on Kash's kitchen secrets and you'll be enjoying this scrumptious popcorn in no time!
Other Delicious Popcorn Recipes To Try Now
Looking for a homemade snack that is fast, easy, good for you, and delicious? There is no need to look any further than a giant bowl of my DIY Brown Bag Microwave Popcorn! All you need to make a big bowl of delicious popcorn in your microwave is a brown paper lunch bag, a little bit of butter or oil, popcorn kernels, and salt!
One of my favorite ways to transform a basic bag of microwave popcorn is to take inspiration from my favorite Italian dish and top it with heaps of Parmesan cheese and freshly cracked black pepper. This Cacio e Pepe Popcorn is easy to make and even easier to eat - which means it's basically the perfect snack food!
If you’ve made this Tajin popcorn, I would be so grateful if you would rate the recipe and let me know what you think in the comments below!Print
Popcorn With Tajin Seasoning
- Prep Time: 1 min
- Cook Time: 2 min
- Total Time: 3 minutes
- Yield: 2 servings 1x
- Category: Snacks
- Method: `Microwave
- Cuisine: American
- Diet: Gluten Free
¼ cup popcorn kernels
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 teaspoon Tajin, or more if you like a bolder flavor.
Combine all of the ingredients in a brown paper lunch bag.
Fold down the top 3 times and shake well to coat the kernels. Microwave on high for 1 minute 45 seconds - 2 minutes until popping has slowed to 2-3 seconds between pops. Cook time will vary based on your microwave.
- Serving Size:
- Calories: 68
- Sugar: 0.2 g
- Sodium: 102.7 mg
- Fat: 7 g
- Carbohydrates: 1.6 g
- Protein: 0.2 g
- Cholesterol: 0 mg
Keywords: popcorn, tajin, tajin popcorn, snacks, gluten free