How to Make Microwave Paper Bag Popcorn for Pennies

You don't need to spend lots of money on store-bought microwave popcorn. Just use a paper bag and popcorn kernels.

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How to Make Microwave Paper Bag Popcorn for Pennies Recipe
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Assemble your supplies. Supplies include popcorn, paper bag, butter spray, salt, and a microwave.

Assemble your supplies. Supplies include popcorn, paper bag, butter spray, salt, and a microwave.

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Scoop up a tablespoon or two of popcorn kernels.

Scoop up a tablespoon or two of popcorn kernels.

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Pour  kernels into paper lunch sack.

Pour kernels into paper lunch sack.

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The kernels are in the bag now!

The kernels are in the bag now!

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Fold over the top of the bag and crease.

Fold over the top of the bag and crease.

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Place bag upright in your microwave.

Place bag upright in your microwave.

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Set your timer for about two minutes. Monitor the time closely so the kernels don't burn.

Set your timer for about two minutes. Monitor the time closely so the kernels don't burn.

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Soon you will hear at the popcorn kernels begin to pop.

Soon you will hear at the popcorn kernels begin to pop.

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Remove the paper bag from the microwave.

Remove the paper bag from the microwave.

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Pour the popcorn into a bowl.

Pour the popcorn into a bowl.

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Add some butter flavored spray.

Add some butter flavored spray.

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Add salt to taste.

Add salt to taste.

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Eat and enjoy knowing that you saved lots of money compared to commercial microwave popcorn.

Eat and enjoy knowing that you saved lots of money compared to commercial microwave popcorn.

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