For those who appreciate the subtle nuances of perfectly popped and seasoned popcorn, a trip to Creative Kernels in Yorkville should be at the top of a to-do list. As the star attraction, popcorn is presented in a variety of flavors and varieties as a reminder that it should never be underappreciated as a snack food. Located at the Bicentennial Riverfront Park, Creative Kernels provides the perfect snack accompaniment to a stroll down the riverfront or an afternoon watching the river.
There are a wide variety of flavors and varieties to choose from, and attention to detail is obvious in the quality and selection. Subtle complexities combine to add the perfect flavor and texture, down to the right amount of seasoning, and even the right kind of popcorn to compliment the added flavor. Sure, the standard flavors are available: movie, sour cream & onion, caramel, and cheddar flavors. But, there are also far more interesting and exotic flavors to be sampled: buffalo chicken ranch, Cajun, or French toast, to name a few. The Parmesan Garlic-peno is a perfect example, with a hint of parmesan, the right amount of garlic, and a little jalapeno added in the right proportion to ignite the taste buds. Each flavor is meticulously created with just the right amount of sweet, or salt, or kick.
Creative Kernels is located at 131 E. Hydraulic Street in Yorkville, IL, 60560. Popcorn is available in a selection of sizes or gift packaging creating a wide opportunity for use as a gift or for a party. Gifts and packages can be shipped. Prices range from around $2 for a small bag and up depending on the size and complexity of the package or gift packaging. Hours change with the season, so best to call in advance or check the website for details. The phone number is 630-385-2716, and the website can be found at www.creativekernels.com. More information can be found here.