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Zippy Italian Popcorn


  • 1 sack reduced fat natural flavor microwave popcorn, cooked according to package directions

  • 2 tablespoons butter

  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder or granulated garlic

  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano

  • 1 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes

  • 1/3 cup grated Parmigiano Reggiano cheese (eyeball it)


Pop the corn and place it in a bowl. Place the butter and spices in a small cup or bowl and place in the microwave oven and melt, 10-15 seconds on high. Stir and pour the mixture over the popped corn. Sprinkle the corn with cheese and serve.