What are the best popcorn poppers?

Whether you want a big bowl to munch on during a movie marathon or an easy afternoon snack, it’s always a great idea to have some ready for mass consumption. Because there’s no such thing as “too much popcorn.” Here’s a roundup of the top popcorn machines to help you do just that.

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    #1Cuisinart EasyPop CPM100

    Cuisinart EasyPop CPM100

    Oil-free popcorn can be made with this popcorn maker from Cuisinart. It offers buyers a healthier option to pop kernels. To cook popcorn, put corn kernels in the popping chamber and leave a bowl under the chute to catch the cooked product.

    Electronics

    $44.99

    Han Han
    Written on May 10, 2019
    "This COMPLETED my home theatre! EasyPop is arguably the best popcorn maker out there for home use (the commercial popcorn maker is too much for my taste). POP POP!!!!!! 👌🍿"
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    #2Hamilton Beach Hot Oil

    Hamilton Beach Hot Oil

    The motorized stirring arm of this popcorn maker maximizes popping by evening out the heat distribution of the kernels on its nonstick popping plate. It also has a butter well on the lid for users to flavor the popcorn evenly during cooking.

    Electronics

    $34.99

    Aaradhya Jindal
    Written on May 10, 2019
    "It took me too lonng to get a hold of a square-shaped popcorn makes because I don't like how domed makers look and fit my kitchen's design. Good thing I saw this popcorn popper on target! It has so much yield that it lasts me the whole movie! My The Notebook experience was definitely elevated by this guy 🥰🙆"
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    #3Presto 04821 Orville Redenbacher's

    Presto 04821 Orville Redenbacher's

    In under 2 and a half minutes, users can have over 18 cups of popcorn. This model's butter melter can also be used as a measuring cup for the corn kernels. Users do not need to put oil because the machine pops the kernels using hot air.

    Electronics

    $29.99

    Ralph White
    Written on May 10, 2019
    "My kids and I have had a long debate when cooking popcorn and searching for a popcorn maker because I don't like oily popcorn and they LOVE overly-buttered popcorn. This was definitely a good compromise. BRAVO! 👏"
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    #4Colonel Popper Microwave Popcorn Maker

    Colonel Popper Microwave Popcorn Maker

    The popcorn maker comes in 8 different colors and is made of BPA-free silicone. Culinary imagination can be explored without the need to use microwavable pre-made popcorn packets that contain unwanted ingredients.

    Other

    $14.97

    Jessica Jiang
    Written on May 10, 2019
    "A film student loves her popcorn as much as she loves Kubrick.📽🎞🍿 Popcorn is such a huge part of my movie watching experience I almost can't watch one without it. This is the best microwave popcorn popper just for its convenience "
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    #5West Bend Stir Crazy

    West Bend Stir Crazy

    The vented clear dome has a butter well and doubles as a popcorn serving bowl. Buyers can make over 27 cups of popcorn in 4 minutes using the nonstick plate equipped with triple-layer heating and a motorized stirring rod. 

    Electronics

    $33.99

    Andrea Morgan
    Written on May 10, 2019
    "Been secretly hoping that my kids buy me a popcorn maker for my birthdays or mothers day but they never really seem to get the subtle hints i casually drop. It's time I just buy one for myself because I'm a hardworker and I deserve this! 🥰👌🤩🤙"
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    #6Wabash Valley Farms Whirley-Pop

    Wabash Valley Farms Whirley-Pop

    With just a teaspoon of oil, users can pop six quarts of popcorn on their stovetop with the aluminum popcorn maker. The patented hand crank mechanism of the pan allows users to distribute heat evenly to the kernels. It has a 25-year warranty.

    Other

    $19.99

    Xiang Pan
    Written on May 10, 2019
    "This has lasted so long in our household! I'm buying one for my apartment since I'm moving out really soon and wanna keep in touch with family traditions! I'm getting soooo emotional over a purchase 😢"
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    #7The Original HOTPOP

    The Original HOTPOP

    The BPA and PVC-free material of this silicone bowl is designed to be a space-saving collapsible design. Users have the choice to use oil or not when cooking. The noise of popping corn kernels will be lessened greatly with this popcorn popper.

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    José Antonio Áviles
    Written on May 10, 2019
    "I can't afford a big popcorn machine yet so, for now, I'm using this as an alternative while saving up. So far it's been serving me so well and I kinda learned a lesson that maybe I don't need a popcorn machine. This has definitely been enough. 👌"
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    #8Franklin’s Gourmet Popcorn Original Whirley Pop

    Franklin’s Gourmet Popcorn Original Whirley Pop

    The popcorn maker comes with a free bag of Franklin's Gourmet Organic Popcorn. The 6-quart aluminum kettle has been in the market since 1978 with its patented stirring mechanism. A lifetime warranty is provided upon every purchase.

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    Christian Alvarado
    Written on May 10, 2019
    "I use this stovetop popcorn popper and I've tried electronic ones in the past and I just want to say how consistent the product is every time I use this!"

Summary

Best What are the best popcorn poppers
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Cuisinart EasyPop CPM100Electronics 18 Paid
2Hamilton Beach Hot OilElectronics 12 Paid
3Presto 04821 Orville Redenbacher'sElectronics 10 Paid
4Colonel Popper Microwave Popcorn MakerOther 3 Paid
5West Bend Stir CrazyElectronics 3 Paid
6Wabash Valley Farms Whirley-PopOther 2 Paid
7The Original HOTPOPOther 1 Paid
8Franklin’s Gourmet Popcorn Original Whirley PopOther 1 Paid
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