Boom Chicka Pop Kettle Corn

I remember back in the day when there was not any packaged popped popcorn for sale in the grocery store in my town.  Now there are so many choices, and we will be reviewing them all, one at a time.

Boom Chick Pop Kettle Corn is a delicious mix of sweet and salty and all the ingredients are natural which is the biggest bonus and we would buy it again.  It is light, fluffy and very tasty with just the right amount of sugar and salt.  The packaging is easy to read and very pleasing to the eyes.

I have been eating kettle corn for over 40 years so I have a lot of kettle corn experiences to share with you and I am not afraid to tell you my honest opinion.

Our Rating Score and Verdict for Boom Chicka Pop:

We enjoyed everything about this popcorn’s look and taste. This bag was gone in less than 15 minutes and it would have been sooner if we were not filling out our research rating sheet.

We will use it as part of a Popcorn Gift Bag we regularly create for local fundraising event due to its quality and nice packaging.

Popcorn Rating:

Boom Chicka Pop Kettle Corn earned a 5 Kernel Score. This means we were extremely satisfied with our purchase.

  • 5 Kernels = Extremely Satisfied
  • 4 Kernels = Very Satisfied
  • 3 Kernels = Neutral
  • 2 Kernels = Slightly Satisfied
  • 1 Kernel = Not At All Satisfied

Popcorn Verdict:

We would buy this again. We like everything about the founders of this company and the quality product and ingredients they use to deliver goodness without additives.

The founders started the company to start earning money to save for their kid’s college fund. Their first product for years was kettle corn and we they did a great job.

What are the Ingredients in Boom Chicka Pop?

Well, it is simply amazing that this popcorn only has 5 ingredients. It contains: Popcorn, Sunflower Oil, Cane Sugar, and Sea Salt. We know, 100%, what each of the ingredients are in this product. There are no additives or preservatives.

Where Did We Purchase – Boom Chicka Pop?

We purchased this product from our local Kroger grocery store. We went through self check-out so we could keep the bag safe and secure and not get smashed if they bagged it with a heavier item.

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How Was the Packaging for Boom Chicka Pop?

The bag is a soft pastel of purple with pink and purple fonts and it stands out well. I am usually not a fan of pink or purple and these were very eye catching and pleasant.

The bag was around 90% full of popcorn which I appreciate the company being mindful of waste. We used kitchen scissors to cut the bag open at the top so we can reseal it with our sealer to keep it fresh longer.

What Was Our Experience With Boom Chicka Pop?

We opened the bag and poured it into a bowl. We were pleasantly surprised that the kernels were nice and fluffy, We did notice many little pieces at the bottom of the bag that were probably broken up in transit to the grocery store for stocking.

They are a white, medium sized butterfly shaped popcorn. The popcorn had a shiny coat of sugar on the popcorn that got on our fingers but it was not sticky.

What Was the Taste of Boom Chicka Pop?

The taste of sweet and salty had me reaching for another handful. The popcorn has a nice crunch and was very easy to chew. The soft a fluffy popcorn melted in my mouth and left a nice sweet flavor on my lips.

Who is The Target Audience for Boom Chicka Pop?

The popcorn is targeted towards the popcorn eaters that like sweet popcorn. If you have never tried kettle corn you need to know that this popcorn is sweet and salty. This is a good introduction to sweet popcorn as it doesn’t have a ton of other toppings on the popcorn.

What is Our Perspective on Boom Chicka Pop?

Taste/Flavor: Sweet and salty and crisp and light

Freshness: We picked up at our local grocery store and it tasted fresh

Amount of Hulls: I was not a fan of the hulls but they were soft and I don’t notice them getting stuck in my teeth

Left over Kernels: We counted less than 10 kernels at the bottom of the bag.

Ease of Use/Preparation: So easy, as it is ready to eat from the bag

Our PROS and CONS of Boom Chicka Pop Kettle Corn:

Non-GMO, Whole Grain, Gluten-Free, Vegan Broken Up Popcorn Pieces
No High-Fructose Corn Syrup
Cholesterol-Free, Kosher, No Preservatives

Boom Chicka Pop Kettle Corn Facts:

FactsProduct Information
Product NameAngie’s Boom Chicka Pop Sweet & Salty Kettle Corn
Popcorn Color – When PoppedWhite
Popcorn Size – When PoppedMedium
Shape of Kernel – When PoppedButterfly
Total Fat8g
Total Carbohydrates18g
Dietary Fiber2g
Total Sugars8g
Package Dimensions16.97 x 10.43 x 3.82 inches
Package Weight14 oz

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Boom Chicka Pop Kettle Corn – Competitor’s:

There are a number of ready to eat Kettle Corn Bags that compete with Boom Chicka Pop Kettle Corn.

Great Value Kettle Corn – Click here for the review

Kroger Kettle Corn

Popcorn Indiana Sweet and Salty Kettle Corn

SkinnyPop Sweet & Salty Kettle Corn

Smartfood Sweet & Salty Kettle Corn

Stosh’s Classic Kettle Corn

Popcornopolis Kettle Corn

How Do We Rate The Products That We Review?

We will try any popcorn once but to for us to buy it again it takes more criteria than just being popcorn. Our goal is to give you our honest feedback on each product.

We conduct our own research, meaning we purchase it, we unpack it, we make it, use it and/or taste it and then we rate it. We pay attention to ease of ordering or finding the product at the store. We rate the packaging and the quality of the product as it is removed from the packaging.

We rate the taste and the flavor of the popcorn. If the products is not edible(a popcorn machine for example) then we rate the look and feel of the product and ease of use.

For popcorn, we review the freshness of the product and the amount of hulls once popped and any remaining kernels in the bag or bowl. If we have to cook the popcorn then we rate the ease of preparation.

We rate the ingredients of the product and the product gets a bonus point when there are no additives.

The overall experience is also rated from end to end, from purchasing the item to cleaning up our dishes.

We also look at the pros and cons of each product and reflect if there is anything the company can do to improve and if so then we mention it the review.

You can trust that you will receive our 100% honest opinion on the product. We do not get reimbursed by any company for the reviews.

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