Spicy Lime-Zested Chia Popcorn

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Stove. Popcorn. Action! Nothing says movie night like freshly popped popcorn. So, whether you’re curling up on the couch with a special someone, hosting a gaggle of movie buffs or watching a classic flick on your own, serve this zesty popcorn. Lightly coated in hot sauce and sprinkled with lime zest, this one’s sure to win best snack.

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1/2 cup Bob’s Red Mill Yellow Popcorn
1 Tbsp. Bob’s Red Mill Chia Seeds
1 tsp. Bob’s Red Mill Sea Salt
Zest of 1 lime
1/4 cup butter
2 tsp. hot sauce


  1. In a large pan on the stove, begin popping popcorn. (Or, use an electric popper if you have one.)
  2. Melt butter in the microwave or on the stove. In a small bowl, combine melted butter and hot sauce.
  3. In a separate small bowl, mix chia seeds, salt and lime zest.
  4. When popcorn is done, pour over hot sauce and chia seed mixtures.