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Take Me Out to the Ballgame snack mix

Step up to the plate on game day with our Take Me Out to the Ballgame snack mix. Combining crunchy popcorn, sweet caramel corn, and PLANTERS®️ Dry Roasted Peanuts and Sweet & Spicy Dry Roasted Peanuts, this snack is coated in a rich caramel sauce with hints of butter, brown sugar, and molasses. Baked to crispy perfection and topped off with cheese popcorn, it’s the perfect crowd-pleaser for any gathering or game-watching session.

10 Servings Servings
prep time
Prep Time 10 minutes
cook time
Cook Time 50 minutes
total time
Total Time 1 hour


  • 8 cups popcorn
  • 4 cups caramel corn
  • 1 cup PLANTERS®️ Dry Roasted Peanuts
  • 1 cup PLANTERS®️ Sweet & Spicy Dry Roasted Peanuts
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 3/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup corn syrup
  • 1/4 cup molasses
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 4 cups cheese popcorn


  1. Heat oven to 250°F.  Line 2 large rimmed baking sheets with foil.
  2. In large bowl, combine popcorn, caramel corn and peanuts.
  3. In medium saucepan over medium heat, melt butter. Stir in brown sugar, corn syrup, molasses, and salt. Bring mixture to a gentle boil. Cook, stirring, 5 to 7 minutes, or until temperature reaches 250°F on candy thermometer. Remove from heat. Stir in vanilla and baking soda.
  4. Quickly pour onto popcorn mixture in bowl, gently stirring to coat. Divide mixture between prepared baking sheets, spreading out to cover. Bake 40 minutes, stirring every 10 minutes. Cool on sheets 15 minutes before breaking up. Add cheese popcorn to baked mixture before serving.
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