One of the many ad campaigns aimed at New Year's dieters suggests January might be the time to put down the candied popcorn and start counting calories. But, instead of going cold turkey, how about trying flavored popcorn without the sugary toppings? We found five brands of savory white cheddar popcorn and enlisted the help of some student journalists for a tasting. Steve Sims and his reporting class at Tampa Catholic High School sampled the snacks this week.
Kathy Saunders, Times correspondent