Maputi is a Zimbabwean Maize Popcorn.
Mainze popcorn (Maputi), is a product which is made from popped maize seed and sold round the year and is consumed mainly by children and young generation. Maize Popcorn is eaten purely as a snack item during picnics, travelling, while watching a movie or TV and many children carry them in lunch box while attending school. It is a mass consumption item with fairly long shelf life. It is a low cost snack and also has nutritional values as the main raw material is maize.