How to Make Kettle Corn in a Popcorn Machine

What is more delicious than freshly made kettle corn? A long-standing, quintessentially American snack that is perfect in any setting, we can’t get enough of it. Cretors is here to give you the definitive guide on how to cook kettle corn. In this article, we provide you with all you need to know about making kettle corn in any of Cretors’ popcorn machines and the best recipe for kettle corn.

Sit back, relax, and read on for skills that will make you even more pop-ular.

How to Cook Kettle Corn

The first important thing to note is that kettle corn is a particular kind of popcorn, made from mushroom kernels. It is often sweet, using sugar and oil to get its flavor, as opposed to movie style popcorn which is made from butterfly kernels and is usually flavored with butter flavors and salt.

You may wonder if you can make kettle corn in a commercial popcorn machine, and the answer is yes! All our popcorn machines can be used to make kettle corn, including the Cretors Mach 5 machines and GT60 machines. The great thing about making kettle corn is that your Cretors popcorn machine is perfectly suited to it. So, if you’re in an ongoing battle over popcorn vs kettle corn (and who isn’t?), there’s no need to keep your trusty machine held hostage for your favorite sweet treat, as it’ll do both jobs just as well.

Kettle Corn Recipe

This is the only kettle corn recipe you’ll ever need, to make the most mouth-watering, flavorful kettle corn in your Cretors popcorn machine. It is a simple recipe but one that will keep your customers coming back for more kettle corn. The ingredients you’ll need are:

Make Kettle Corn in a Popcorn Machine

You’ve collected all of your ingredients together, so it’s time to get popping. Follow our step-by-step guide for superb, foolproof kettle corn every time. These instructions are also suitable for your home popper, for making kettle corn at home whenever you please.

  1. Spray the kettle with a few squirts of Cretors Non-Stick Lecithin
  2. Put the mushroom kernels in your Cretors popcorn machine.
  3. Add the oil and pour the sugar on top while the kernels are still unpopped.
  4. Cook your kettle corn until all of the corn has popped. Dump the kettle immediately to prevent burnt sugar.
  5. Once popped you can season your kettle corn by sprinkling table salt to taste.

Make Kettle Corn in a Popcorn Machine by Cretors

Cretors has the best popcorn machines in the business. The name Cretors indicates excellence, and leads to happy and satisfied customers! We have a range of popcorn machines to suit your business and enable you to create quality kettle corn and popcorn.

We provide everything you need to create a must-visit concession stand, from the Cretors popcorn machine to a variety of eco bags for your customers to take their kettle corn away in. They are 100% leakproof, fully biodegradable, and available in a variety of sizes.

For more information about our popcorn machines, or any of our other concession equipment, including cotton candynacho, and hotdog equipmentcontact us today.