Not to sound straight out of a Portlandia episode, but heirloom popcorn is definitely worth seeking out. We bought this black variety when we were in Illinois at Kinnikinnick Farm, where they had single servings for sale in their farm store, and finally made it this weekend. It’s just more delicious and complex, and makes us think of popcorn as our new favorite snack. It also has the added bonus of it being low in fat, if you just salt it.
Here are a couple of sites that you can buy it from: