We all love a good movie night, and if you’re looking to up you movie snack game then you’ve come to the right place! Buttered popcorn is great but there’s so much else you could be munching on while watching your favourite movies. So check out our list of delicious, creative movie snacks made to impress!
Cookies and cream popcorn
Take your popcorn game to the next level with this easy and delicious movie snack… cookies and cream popcorn! Check out this recipe from Dessert Now, Dinner Later. The combination of light, airy popcorn covered in white chocolate and crushed Oreo is heavenly. Perfect for those with a sweet tooth! Get creative and see what other popcorn flavours you can come up with!
Cheesy pastry straws
Check out this recipe from Beyond the Chicken Coop for an incredibly easy homemade movie snack. These cheesy pastry straws are so moreish, with the flaky puff pastry topped with salty Parmesan cheese and some extra flavour from the poppy and sesame seeds. For such a simple recipe they look pretty fancy and are sure to impress your guests!
Pretzel hot dogs
If you like a bit of a challenge in the kitchen, check out this homemade pretzel hot dog recipe from The Food Charlatan. These little hot dogs are great as a movie snack because they can easily be eaten as finger food. They’re also more filling than the usual snacks of chips and lollies. It does involve making your own dough, which can be super fun!
Vodka gummy bears
If you want your next movie snack to be super different and super fun, you’ve got to try making homemade gummy bears with vodka! This is definitely an adults only movie snack! And this recipe from Stay Snatched makes it so simple with just two ingredients – jello and vodka. Your guests are sure to love this super creative take on lollies!
S’more are always a crowd favourite, but it’s unlikely you’ll have a camp fire going during a movie night! So what’s the next best thing? Making s’mores cookies of course! This recipe from Delish includes all the classic s’more ingredients – graham crackers, chocolate and marshmallows. How? By stuffing an entire s’more between two layers of cookie dough! It really doesn’t get more indulgent than that!
Ice cream bites
Ice cream is always a good movie snack, but if you want to get a bit more creative, check out this recipe from Chow Hound for chocolate covered ice cream bites. This is so simple to make with very few ingredients, but you get the most delicious fun little snack to enjoy while watching your movie! And yes, these need to be eaten quickly before they melt, but that shouldn’t be a problem!
Wedges make a delicious movie snack, but why don’t you take it to the next level with this super easy recipe from Best Recipes. These wedges are flavoured with paprika and topped with delicious bacon and cheddar cheese to form a crunchy, gooey yummy topping! It’s so easy to toss this altogether and your guests are sure to love them!
Chicken tenders are the perfect finger food, so they’re great for movie nights! And to take them to the next level, you’ve got to check out this recipe from Best Recipes. They use corn chips to crumb the chicken making the tenders extra crunchy on the outside and nice and juicy on the inside. So good!