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Death Star popcorn balls recipe

Easy peasy popcorn balls with a fun twist thanks to colorful marshmallows. Perfect pair for a Star Wars movie night with the kids.
Prep Time8 mins
Cook Time2 mins
Total Time10 mins
Servings: 22
Author: Petro


  • 8 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 280 g = 10 oz white marshmallows
  • 6 cups popped popcorn
  • 2 cups colorful marshmallows


  • Melt butter over low heat
  • Stir in the white marshmallows until fully melted
  • Add colorful marshmallows and stir to coat (you'll want bits of these to pop up in your popcorn balls)
  • Pour everything over the popped popcorn and stir to coat
  • Spray hands with cooking oil and form balls
  • Place them on a cookie sheet lined with parchment paper
  • When cooled transfer to fridge and store in an airtight container


Enjoy on a Star Wars movie night with family