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Tasty Tech Treat: Inspired by Cyborg Ingredients

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PopcornEveryone​ ​loves​ ​to​ ​be​ ​a​ ​hero.​ ​​ ​When​ ​Halloween​ ​rolls​ ​around,​ ​it​ ​is​ ​fun​ ​to​ ​look​ ​at​ ​all​ ​of​ ​the costumes​ ​and​ ​see​ ​all​ ​of​ ​the​ ​heroes.​ ​​ ​At​ ​every​ ​turn,​ ​you​ ​see​ ​capes,​ ​masks​ ​and​ ​kids​ ​and​ ​adults dressed​ ​as​ ​their​ ​favorite​ ​Justice​ ​League​ ​characters.​ ​Every​ ​year​ ​it​ ​seems​ ​we​ ​have​ ​at​ ​least​ ​one Batman​ ​or​ ​Wonder​ ​Woman​ ​tricking​ ​treating​ ​in​ ​our​ ​family.​ ​​ ​It​ ​doesn't​ ​matter​ ​if​ ​you​ ​wear​ ​the legendary​ ​Batman mask,​ ​or​ ​applaud​ ​an​ ​honest​ ​warrior​ ​as​ ​she​ ​discovers​ ​her​ ​true​ ​identity​ ​as Wonder Woman,​ ​each​ ​heroes​ ​inspire​ ​us.​ ​Each​ ​hero​ ​reminds​ ​us​ ​about​ ​how​ ​we​ ​can​ ​be​ ​better​ ​and do​ ​more​ ​good.​ ​​ ​We​ ​are​ ​drawn​ ​to​ ​these​ ​heroes​ ​because​ ​they​ ​are​ ​like​ ​us.​ ​​ ​It’s​ ​not​ ​just​ ​because they’re​ ​powerful,​ ​it’s​ ​because​ ​they​ ​prove​ ​that​ ​extraordinary​ ​results​ ​are​ ​often​ ​born​ ​out​ ​of​ ​ordinary circumstances.

Moms​ ​all​ ​over​ ​can​ ​be​ ​the​ ​hero​ ​for​ ​their​ ​kids​ as​ ​she​ ​brings​ ​home​ ​the​ ​popcorn.​ ​The best​ ​part​ ​of​ ​going​ ​to​ ​the​ ​movies,​ ​as​ ​the​ ​rest​ ​of​ ​the​ ​family​ ​eagerly​ ​awaits​ ​the​ ​release​ ​of​ ​JUSTICE LEAGUE,​ ​in​ ​theaters​ ​on​ ​November​ ​17.

A bowl of PopcornTasty Tech Treat: Inspired by Cyborg
Ingredients

Orville​ ​Redenbacher’s​ ​Classic​ ​Bag​ ​Butter​ ​Popcorn (I got mine at Smith’s)
Red​ ​Candy​ ​Melts
White​ ​candy​ ​melts
Black​ ​candy​ ​melts
Red​ ​Chocolate​ ​Covered​ ​Candy
Silver​ ​Decorating​ ​Sugar
Silver​ ​Sugar​ ​Pearls

A bowl of popcorn on tableDirections
1.​ ​Pop​ ​one​ ​bag​ ​of​ ​Orville​ ​Redenbacher’s​ ​Classic​ ​Bag​ ​Butter​ ​Popcorn.
2.​ ​Line​ ​cookie​ ​sheet​ ​with​ ​wax​ ​paper​ ​and​ ​spread​ ​a​ ​single​ ​layer​ ​of​ ​popcorn​ ​on​ ​top.
3.​ ​Add​ ​black​ ​and​ ​white​ ​melting​ ​chocolate​ ​to​ ​a​ ​bowl​ ​and​ ​melt​ ​by​ ​microwaving​ ​for​ ​30​ ​seconds​ ​at half​ ​power​ ​and​ ​stirring​ ​until​ ​melted.​ ​​ ​Note:​ ​​ ​To​ ​get​ ​the​ ​desired​ ​grey​ ​metal​ ​color​ ​you​ ​will​ ​use​ ​1 part​ ​black​ ​to​ ​6​ ​parts​ ​white.​ ​​ ​(example:​ ​10​ ​black​ ​and​ ​60​ ​white)
Popcorn on a cookie sheet4.​ ​Drizzle​ ​Gray​ ​chocolate​ ​over​ ​the​ ​entire​ ​popcorn​ ​and​ ​immediately​ ​top​ ​with​ ​the​ ​silver​ ​Decorating sugar​ ​so​ ​it​ ​sticks.​ ​​ ​Use​ ​generous​ ​amounts​ ​so​ ​it​ ​covers​ ​all​ ​of​ ​the​ ​melted​ ​chocolate​ ​so​ ​it​ ​looks​ ​like metal.
5.​ ​​ ​Sprinkle​ ​silver​ ​sugar​ ​pearls​ ​and​ ​Red​ ​Chocolate​ ​Covered​ ​Candy​ ​over​ ​the​ ​top.​ ​​ ​Refrigerate​ ​for 5​ ​minutes.
6.​ ​Add​ ​red​ ​melting​ ​chocolate​ ​to​ ​a​ ​bowl​ ​and​ ​melt​ ​by​ ​microwaving​ ​for​ ​30​ ​seconds​ ​at​ ​half​ ​power and​ ​stirring​ ​until​ ​melted.
7.​ ​​ ​Drizzle​ ​red​ ​chocolate​ ​over​ ​the​ ​top​ ​of​ ​your​ ​popcorn​ ​and​ ​return​ ​to​ ​refrigerator​ ​for​ ​10​ ​minutes.
8.​ ​Serve​ ​immediately.

Closeup of popcornSavings​ ​Events
To​ ​help​ ​mom​ ​be​ ​a​ ​hero​ ​we​ ​have​ ​some​ ​great​ ​offers​ ​for​ ​her.​ ​Take​ ​advantage​ ​of​ ​these​ ​savings offer​ ​so​ ​you​ ​can​ ​make​ ​your​ ​family​ ​their​ ​Tasty Tech Treat​ ​Popcorn.

From now until 11/15/17 save $0.50 on Orville Redenbacher’s 2-3ct packages as part of Smith’s “Buy 10 Save $5 Mega Event.” Mix and Match participating items in multiples of 10. Participating item varieties and sizes may vary by store.

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Don't​ ​forget​ ​to​ ​purchase​ ​and​ ​save​ ​on​ ​Orville​ ​Redenbacher’s​ ​at​ your local Kroger Co. banner​ ​so​ ​you​ ​can​ ​create​ ​your own​ ​Justice​ ​League​ ​inspired​ ​popcorn​ ​with​ ​Orville​ ​Redenbacher’s​ ​and​ ​see​ ​Justice​ ​League​ ​in theaters​ ​November​ ​17.Popcorn and Justice League