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Pink popcorn - Bay Area only?

Junie D | | Sep 28, 2011 09:54 PM

Last Sunday the Chronicle ran a story about SF's "Culinary Highlights" - link here: - including the pink popcorn sold in bricks at the SF Zoo. Here's a link to a photo of the popcorn:

Is this stuff only Bay Area? I grew up eating it - I worked at the zoo as a kid - and never thought it was unique. Is this another endangered SF classic? I think I remember having it at Fairyland too?

Please enlighten me! Is pink popcorn a Bay Area phenomenon?