Chef's Quick Tips: Stovetop Popcorn

Posted: Updated:

This week, Chef Patti Popp and owner of Sport Hill Farm in Easton shows Tina Redwine how to make farm-fresh recipes. 

Patti Popp Stovetop Poppcorn

Ingredients 

1/2 Cup Popcorn kernals
1 1/2 Tablespoons coconut oil
 Sea salt

Directions

Heat a large, heavy bottom pot over medium heat. Be careful not to go over medium heat, or you
may experience a very unpleasant chewy texture where the kernels were heated too fast and did not
completely pop. Add the coconut oil and let it completely melt. Once the oil is completely melted put a few kernels
into the pan and wait for them to pop. This helps determine when the oil is heated enough to
popping. Once the test kernels have popped, place the rest of the popcorn seeds into the pan and cover.
After the kernels begin popping, begin to shake every

Contact

Chef, owner Patti Popp

Sport Hill Farm 
596 Sport Hill Road, Easton, CT

  • Chef's Quick Tips: Stovetop PopcornMore>>

  • News

    PHOTOS: Chef's Quick Tip

    PHOTOS: Chef's Quick Tip

    Chefs throughout western Connecticut give their cooking tips on dishes and desserts.Chefs throughout western Connecticut give their cooking tips on dishes and desserts.

    Here are the amazing dishes featured in Tina Redwine's Chef Quick Tips.

    Here are the amazing dishes featured in Tina Redwine's Chef Quick Tips.

  • Food & Fun PhotosMore>>

  • Mohegan Sun performer lineup

    Mohegan Sun performer lineup

    Monday, April 29 2019 1:41 PM EDT2019-04-29 17:41:02 GMT
    The Mohegan Sun Arena performer lineup includes live music, entertainment, top headlining concerts and premier sporting events in Connecticut.
    The Mohegan Sun Arena performer lineup includes live music, entertainment, top headlining concerts and premier sporting events in Connecticut.
  • Connecticut Birthday Smiles

    Connecticut Birthday Smiles

    Is your or a loved one's birthday coming up? Let us know! Send us your photos and you could end up on air and News12.com!Is your or a loved one's birthday coming up? Let us know! Send us your photos and you could end up on air and News12.com!

    It's a celebration! Is your or a loved one's birthday coming up? Let us know! Send us your photos and you could end up on air and News12.com!

    It's a celebration! Is your or a loved one's birthday coming up? Let us know! Send us your photos and you could end up on air and News12.com!

  • Thanksgiving Day 2019 Shopping Guide

    Thanksgiving Day 2019 Shopping Guide

    If you are looking to start your holiday shopping before the turkey is out of the oven, here are stores that will be opened for Thanksgiving.
    If you are looking to start your holiday shopping before the turkey is out of the oven, here are stores that will be opened for Thanksgiving. 
sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."