Whether at the movie theater or a coworker’s desk, who can resist the fragrance of freshly popped popcorn? For many of us, just a whiff of that buttery scent renders our willpower useless and before you know it we’re indulging in more than a handful. For those who just can’t resist that buttery scent, you’ll be glad to know there’s a day to celebrate your affection: Popcorn Lover’s Day is today, March 12. Those not enamored with popcorn are probably grumbling right now about another made-up holiday to sell something. But true popcorn lovers won’t care – it’s the perfect excuse to indulge in our favorite treat.
What’s your favorite way to make popcorn?
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There are a variety of toppings you can use as an alternative to butter. One of our favorite movie theaters offers deliciously decadent chocolate drizzled popcorn that is truly crave-worthy. And for the more adventurous, there are a host of exotic toppings and recipes, including truffle salt, tequila and fish sauce. Intrigued? Check out our ‘Popcorn Lover’s Day’ Pinterest board dedicated to all type of popcorn flavor profiles – from savory to sweet.