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popcorn

a variety of maize having hard pointed kernels that puff up when heated

POPCORN

AI system built on POP-2. "The POPCORN Reference Manual", S. Hardy, Essex U, Colchester, 1973.
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Thomas Tucker Ltd is recalling several brands and flavours of popcorn because they may contain milk, which is not mentioned on the label.
But now a huge product recall has been issued on lots of different types of popcorn on sale all around the UK, according toChronicle Live.
Microwaved popcorn may also contain additives and usually a lot salt too.
If you're looking to get some free or discounted popcorn goodies today, then you might want to head over to your local movie theater.
Free popcorn will be given to lucky movie buyers at all SM Cinema branches nationwide.
Overall, while Americans are interested in indulgent flavors and mix-ins when it comes to popcorn, natural options have their place in the grocery cart as nearly half (45%) of popcorn consumers are interested in buying all-natural varieties.
"Chinese tallow (popcorn) trees are non-native invasive species that grow and spread incredibly fast; they have the potential to overgrow entire forests, altering light availability for native species and changing the native ecosystem.
The Caramel Popcorn Frappuccino is a unique blend of caramelised popcorn, coffee, milk, and ice, topped with whipped cream, salted butterscotch drizzle and more popcorn, which offers a combination of different flavours and textures that evolve with every sip.
Creative and peppy to the core, Cinepolis has been celebrating National Popcorn Day since 2016.
So, you can see how far back the love of corn and later popcorn goes.
Popcorn can be a healthy, tasty snack, but it's often dismissed as something to skip if you're trying to improve your diet.