7 Tasty Movie Night Foods
Kim and Scott’s Gourmet Pretzels Pizza Pretzel
Why wait for the delivery boy? This snack wraps the quintessential pizza pie ingredients—mozzarella, tomatoes, oregano—into a doughy twist for a couch-friendly meal.
To buy: $2.50 for two pretzels, at supermarkets.
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Rancho Gordo Premium Crimson Popping Corn
The award for most stylish popcorn goes to these sustainably-grown kernels that start out deep dark red and pop up a gorgeous snowy white.
To buy: $3.50 for 16 ounces at ranchogordo.com.
Surf Sweets Sour Berry Bear Snack Packs
The classic gummy candy gets a sour kick and an ingredient makeover, thanks to the addition of organic fruit juice. Bonus: It comes in pre-portioned packages.
To buy: $5 for five 0.9-ounce envelopes, navanfoods.com.
Salpica Salsa Con Queso Dip
Tangy Cheddar, fire-roasted peppers, and smoky chipotle chiles make this addictive blend from Tex-Mex master Rick Bayless the perfect match for tortilla chips.
To buy: $4 for 16 ounces, at supermarkets.
Justin’s Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups
As in Hollywood, some classics just cry out for remakes: Here, the crowd-pleasing combination is recast with fair-trade dark chocolate and rich, salty (and trans-fat-free) peanut butter. Two thumbs up. Also available in milk chocolate.
To buy: $7 for three 2-cup packages at justinsnutbutter.com.
479° Popcorn Sweet and Salty Sampler
Hosting a movie marathon? There’s something for everyone in this deluxe assortment of organic popped-to-order corn in flavors ranging from Pimenton de la Vera (aka smoked paprika) to Fleur de Sel Caramel.
To buy: $33 for a five-box set, gilttaste.com.
Angell Bars Snow Angell
Loaded with moist organic coconut flakes and touched with a hint of vanilla, this buttery candy bar puts regular old white chocolate snacks to shame.
To buy: $2.50 for 1.41-ounce bar at natural foods stores.
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