50+ Popcorn Toppings (From Sweet and Salty to Spiced and Chocolaty)

These popcorn toppings can bring all kinds of flavors to a delicious bowl of popcorn. Add a little fun and adventure to your on-the-couch movie night, and get inspired with these ideas.

You could even make it a fun, food-themed game! Print off my toppings list for free using the link below, and try as many as you can!

Popcorn toppings list

Need a Popcorn Recipe?

I’ve got you covered! Yes, you can absolutely try these toppings on store-bought popcorn. However, it wouldn’t be Be My Recipe if I didn’t give you a recipe to make your very own, right?

This recipe only needs 3-ingredients and is super simple. You can make it on the stovetop, and you only need a pot (no special popcorn machine). Popcorn really isn’t that hard to make. Once you have your very own batch, you have a blank canvas to flavor it the way you like!

Popular Toppings

You can’t go wrong with the classics! These toppings are tried and tested for popcorn. Whether you love sweet, salty, sticky, cheesy, or a bit of everything, these are a great place to start with your big bowl of popcorn.

  • Salt
  • Butter
  • Caramel
  • Chocolate
  • Ranch Seasoning
  • Cheddar Cheese
  • Cheddar Caramel
  • Sriracha Seasoning Blend
  • Parmesan
  • Truffle Oil

Unique Ideas (Sweet and Savory)

Are you ready for something a little different? These toppings bring new and creative flavors and notes to popcorn. If you’re an adventurous foodie, try some of these.

  • Tajin or Chili Lime Seasoning
  • Cayenne Pepper
  • Elote Seasoning
  • Sour Cream and Onion Seasoning
  • Salt and Vinegar
  • Toffee
  • Curry Powder
  • Buffalo Wing Seasoning
  • Cinnamon
  • Dill Pickle Seasoning
  • Maple Syrup
  • Everything Bagel Seasoning
  • Taco Seasoning
  • Rosemary Olive Oil
  • Pumpkin Spice
  • Cinnamon Sugar
  • Lemon Pepper
  • Sea Salt and Cracked Pepper
  • Gingerbread Spice
  • Cajun Seasoning
  • Cocoa Powder
  • Smoked Paprika
  • Salted Caramel
  • Pizza Sprinkle Seasoning Blend
  • Furikake Seasoning


If your mixing hands are getting a little twitchy, throw some of these add-ons into the mix. Get ready for all kinds of indulgent combos!

  • M&M’s
  • Chocolate Chips
  • Mini Marshmallows
  • Crushed Oreos
  • Trail Mix
  • Nuts
  • Dried Fruit
  • Coconut Flakes
  • Bacon Bits
  • Mini Pretzels
  • Granola
  • Toasted Seeds
  • Chopped Candy Bars
  • Peanut Butter
  • Brownie Bites
  • Herbs (Rosemary, Thyme, Oregano)

Sweet or salty really is just the beginning when it comes to all the delicious types of popcorn. With your very own homemade batch, you are free to try as many flavors as you like.

Remember, my printable list is completely free to download. Have fun making your own popcorn, and let me know below what toppings you tried, and what your favorite was!

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