1 In a microwave safe dish, place the bacon strips and microwave them.
2 Break the bacon into bits.
3 In a large bowl, combine one cup cheddar cheese with half cup bacon bits.
4 Add in eight ounces of cream cheese, two teaspoons of garlic powder, one teaspoon paprika and one teaspoon salt.
5 Pour in two tablespoons of beer and mix well using a spatula, until smooth.
6 Place in the refrigerator.
7 In anther bowl, add about five cups of popcorn and combine them with salt, paprika and the remaining bacon bits.
8 Transfer the popcorn to a tray.
9 Roll heaping tablespoons of cheese mixture into popcorn as shown in the video.
10 Refrigerate until ready to serve.
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