Patti Hilton of Barefoot Bistro Brings a Spread for National Junk Food Day!

Barefoot Bistro is located at 3914 Highway 17 South in North Myrtle Beach. Enjoy daily specials and entertainment. Call 843-663-0534!

Candied Popcorn

4 to 5 quarts Popped Popcorn
2 cups Sugar
1 cup Butter
1/2 cup light Karo Syrup
1 tsp Salt

In a pot over medium heat, place ingredients and stir ocasionally for about 5 minutes. It should be bubbly around the edges. Remove from heat nd add 1 tsp Baking Soda and 2 pkgs Kool-aid. Pour over popcorn. Stir and bake at 200 degrees for 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes. Place on a large baking sheet with parchment paper to cool. Spread out so it doesn’t clump.


Fried Mac & Cheese Balls

3 cups leftover Mac & Cheese
1/2 cup Reduced Fat Cream Cheese
2 Eggs
1 and 1/2 cups Panko Crumbs
1 tsp Salt
1 tsp Paprika
1 tsp Garlic Powder
1/4 cup chopped veggies (carrots, cauliflower, spinach)

Crumbled bacon, optional


Traveling Cupcakes

6 oz Semi-Sweet Chocolate
4 sticks Butter
8 Eggs
2 Tbsp Vanilla
2 cups Flour
3 and 1/2 cups Sugar
Melt chocolate and butter in a pot until combined. Let cool. Once cool, mix in eggs and vanilla. In a separate bowl, combine flour, sugar and broken pecans if desired. Fill muffin cups 2/3 full and bake at 325 degrees for 25 minutes. Makes 48.