Whether you’re cozying up with a riveting movie or preparing a snack pack for your next road trip, there’s a good chance you’ll be reaching for popcorn sometime soon. Stock your pantry with these better-for-you snacks.
Kernels of Deliciousness
Somehow, popcorn manages to be light and fluffy while still lending a satisfying crunch to snack time. While scientists are still trying to figure out how that’s possible, we’ll be over here munching on these select varieties made with wholesome ingredients.
Top Popcorn Brands
Chow down with bags of popcorn from these beloved brands:
With a name like Lesser Evil, we think this company undersells its commitment to natural ingredients and wholesome snacks. Lesser Evil is devoted to good snacking, which means it is committed to the development of chips, curls, and popcorn that are organic, non-GMO, and free from refined salt and sugar.
You’ve probably already encountered a bag of Angie’s beloved BOOMCHICKAPOP popcorn at your local supermarket or convenience store. What you might not have known at first glance is that this crunchy concoction is made with simple, additive-free, non-GMO ingredients, and Angie’s supports several philanthropic endeavors.
This company is focused on selling sprouted snacks, which contain a higher amount of essential nutrients than those that use unsprouted ingredients. Also, by working with transitional farms that aren’t yet certified organic, Living Intentions helps farms switch to more natural and sustainable agricultural practices.
Hit the couch and get ready for movie night at home with a bucket of the good stuff:
Thrive Market Organic Sprouted Popcorn
Our nutrient-dense sprouted popcorn kernels are organic and non-GMO. After about 30 seconds of stove top popping with a little bit of oil, toss with your preferred seasonings.
Angie’s BOOMCHICKAPOP White Cheddar Popcorn
There’s no popping required with this non-GMO whole-grain popcorn. This bag packs an incredibly cheesy flavor while somehow managing to clock in at only 60 calories per cup!
Organic Popped Popcorn
Looking for natural, pesticide-free popcorn that’s ready to snack when you are? Look no further:
Lesser Evil Organic Himalayan Pink Salt Popcorn Snack Pack
Toss a perfectly portioned popcorn snack pack in your next brown-bag lunch for a crunchy treat that’s only 50 calories! With just three simple ingredients - popcorn, coconut oil, and Himalayan salt - you can feel good about munching on these tasty morsels.
Living Intentions MCT Superfood Popcorn, Himalayan Salt
Known to support body and brain health, MCT oil is growing in popularity. If you’re looking to add more of it to your diet, or even if you just want a scrumptious bag of popcorn that has a light dusting of natural lime flavor, we’ve got you covered.
Healthy Ingredients and Extra Popcorn Inspiration
Learn more about some of the ingredients we’ve mentioned above, or discover some creative uses for popcorn:
How Does MCT Compare to Regular Coconut Oil?
Standard coconut oil and MCT oil have a lot in common, and both can be beneficial for your health in different ways. Learn what MCT oil is, and find out where you can get some.
The Secrets of Himalayan Salt
Have you been wondering what that pink salt is you’ve seen on store shelves? If you’re trying to figure out what the Himalayas have to do with your pantry staples, we’re here to help.
Unleashing Popcorn Power
For a low-calorie snack that’s high in polyphenols, we think more people should get creative when it comes to serving up popcorn. Here are three suggestions we think you’ll love.