In Partnership with the Southern Weekend

Super Simple Birthday Cake Popcorn

A quick and easy treat the whole family will enjoy!

This birthday cake popcorn makes for a quick treat with minimal cooking required.

And it’s so delicious, you might find yourself ditching the cake next year in favor of this popcorn.


  • 1 bag of lightly buttered popcorn
  • 1 cup of white chocolate chips
  • 2 tbsp. vegetable oil
  • 3 tbsp. cake mix (white, vanilla, or Funfetti)
  • 1/4 cup sprinkles


  • Pop the popcorn. Set aside.
  • Combine the white chocolate chips and vegetable oil in a microwave safe bowl. Heat in 20 sec intervals, stirring in between, until fully melted. Stir in cake mix.
  • Place popcorn in a gallon-sized bag. Add the white chocolate mixture and sprinkles. Seal and shake until popcorn is coated.
  • Spread out evenly onto a baking sheet and top with additional sprinkles.
  • Let cool or chill in the refrigerator before serving.
  • To store, place in airtight container at room temperature

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