Mexican Corn-on-the-Cob Popcorn

Mexican Corn-on-the-Cob Popcorn

Inspired by the flavors of elote, Mexican corn on the cob, this popcorn topping mixes bright lime zest with spicy chile and salty cheese.Anna Stockwell

Inspired by the flavors of elote, Mexican corn on the cob, this popcorn topping mixes bright lime zest with spicy chile and salty cheese.

Mexican Corn-on-the-Cob Popcorn
Inspired by the flavors of elote, Mexican corn on the cob, this popcorn topping mixes bright lime zest with spicy chile and salty cheese.
Yield: serves 6

Ingredients

  • 6 tbsp. lime zest (from about 6 limes)
  • 8 tsp. crumbled cotija cheese
  • 14 tsp. chili powder
  • 14 tsp. cayenne powder
  • 34 tsp. salt
  • 3 tbsp. butter, melted
  • 6 cups basic popcorn

Instructions

  1. In a large bowl, toss all ingredients.