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.

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.
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.