This 4th of July, try this delicious recipe for the perfect Independence Day snack – DIY Firecracker Popcorn! Made with homemade Rice Krispies treats, kettle corn, red, white and blue chocolate and sprinkles, this treat is sure to make kids and adults alike ask for more. Watch the video below to learn how. And, to learn more tips and tricks to help you plan your next party, subscribe to see even more videos from Evite.

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  • Rice Krispies Treats
  • Kettle Corn
  • Red Candy Melts
  • White Candy Melts
  • Blue Candy Melts
  • Patriotic Sprinkles


  • 1

    Make Rice Krispies Treats and lay on brown parchment paper on a sheet pan.

  • 2

    Melt red, white and blue candy melts and drizzle on top of Rice Krispies Treats.

  • 3

    Layer kettle corn on top, making sure to completely cover the treats and melted chocolate.

  • 4

    Drizzle more red, white and blue candy melts on top of kettle corn.

  • 5

    Add patriotic sprinkles (or, if you don’t have, a medley of red, white and blue sprinkles suffices).

  • 6

    Let sit for 10 minutes for chocolate to cool and harden.

  • 7

    Break off pieces into serving containers and enjoy!