Healthy Snack in the Instant Pot – POPCORN!
When it’s air-popped and lightly seasoned, popcorn is a wonderfully healthy snack for any truck driver while out on the road. That’s because it is a whole grain, and high-fiber whole grains have been linked to a lower risk of heart disease, diabetes, some cancers, and other health problems.
“When prepared well, popcorn actually is a pretty good snack,” said Maya Vadiveloo, an assistant professor in the department of nutrition and food sciences at the University of Rhode Island. “It’s stable. It’s inexpensive. It’s fairly tasty. For people who might be struggling to eat adequate fruits or vegetables or other whole grains, it’s a low-risk snack to start.
Check out how to make popcorn in your instant pot!