Get the party started with the Great Northern Popcorn Hot Air Popper. You can have up to 18 cups of light, fluffy popcorn in less than 2 ½ minutes with virtually no unpopped kernels. The GNP Hot Air Popper uses hot air instead of oil resulting in a snack that is far healthier and lower in calories than kettle popped corn. But, of course, you can always add butter. In fact, the 1/2-cup measuring cup on top of the popper doubles as a melter for butter or margarine. All you have to do is add the desired amount of room temerature margarine or butter to the top and it melts from the heat produced during popping. Great Northern Popcorn at its best in just minutes! Pops faster than a microwave- up to 18 cups of gourmet corn in less than 2 1/2 minutes. The Great Northern Popcorn Hot Air popper pops up to 30-percent faster with virtually no unpopped kernals. Uses regular or gourmet popcorn for a savings of up to 70-percent over microwave bags. Pops without oil for up to 42-percent fewer calories than microwave bag popcron, no artificial flavors, saturated fats, preservatives, or added salt. Base and cover simply wipe clean; Butter melter doubles as a handy measuring cup; Chute directs popcorn into your bowl.