Snack Happy With Smart Balance JOLLY TIME Popcorn Review

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“JOLLY TIME is the American Pop Corn company of Sioux, Iowa. They are an independent and family owned company that, for nearly 100 years, have produced and marketed JOLLY TIME Popcorn, the first branded popcorn ever produced. JOLLY TIME offers a variety of traditional and microwavable popcorn products in grocery stores nationwide and has the only microwave popcorn endorsed by Weight Watchers.  JOLLY TIME popcorn is gluten free and is produced using GMO-free popcorn”.

About Smart Balance

“The Smart Balance brand provides superior tasting, heart healthier alternatives in many product categories by avoiding trans fats naturally, balancing fats and/or reducing saturated fats, and, in many instances, adding beneficial ingredients that people may be missing in their diets. Products include Smart Balance Butter Spreads, Sticks, Milks, Peanut Butter, Cooking Oil, Light Mayonnaise Dressing, Non-Stick Cooking Spray, and Microwave Popcorn”.

Facts about JOLLY TIME Popcorn

  • Made with the Smart Balance unique blend of oils
  • Contains zero grams of trans fat naturally and contain no hydrogenated or partially hydrogenated oil.
  • Contains a unique blend of polyunsaturated, monounsaturated and saturated fats
  • The blend of fats used in JOLLY TIME can support healthy cholesterol levels already within the normal range
  • It is a gluten free snack, and provides an easy way to add whole grains into the diet
  • Available at select US retailers in 3-pack boxes for $2.69

My Review


I am trying to make a transition to having my family eat healthier even when it comes to snack items. So, when I heard about the opportunity to review JOLLY TIME Popcorn I was more than thrilled. The popcorn even came with the cutest little heart shaped bowl that you can see in the picture which made it perfect for family movie night. After the box arrived I was looking forward to trying out JOLLY TIME Popcorn. So, I decided to test it out while my boys took a nap and I was watching an episode of Pretty Little Liars. The popcorn tasted well in the beginning. However, when it got to the bottom of the bag it started to taste a little too salty for my liking. I will purchase this brand of popcorn in the future. However, I just know when it gets to the bottom I need to stop there or it could have just been the individual bag that I tried that was like that. Other than the salty taste at the end though I have no complaints at all about JOLLY TIME Popcorn.

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  1. Krista says:

    This sounds great – I love the Smart Balance brand so to have that on my popcorn – perfect! And I’ll consider myself warned about the extra salt at the bottom! 🙂

  2. Savannah miller says:

    My kids and I are renting the OZ movie this weekend I”m going to pick up some Jolly time popcorn for our movie night 🙂

  3. Samantha G. says:

    Oh I’m a sucker for popcorn– I actually just put up a review myself– just not Jollytime. Thanks for the info!

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