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Funnel Cakes Recipe

Looking for an easy Funnel Cakes recipe? Learn how to make Funnel Cakes using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by shirlsaw

Makes 10 servings



Momma's Fair Funnel Cake from Food.com #916 Oil quantity is estimated as what is absorbed by the funnel cakes - not the actual quantity needed to fry them. Comments indicate recipe makes more cakes but haven't tested yet.

Recipe Ingredients for Funnel Cakes

3 eggs
1/4 cup sugar
2 cups milk
3 2/3 cups flour
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 teaspoons baking powder
2 T peanut oil
3 t powdered sugar

Recipe Directions for Funnel Cakes

  1. Beat eggs and sugar together and then add the milk slowly--beat. Add the dry ingredients and beat until smooth and creamy.

  2. Pour batter into a funnel and at the same time, use your finger to plug the hole. In a large cast iron pot, add 2 inches of oil to the bottom.

  3. When the oil becomes hot, move your hand over the pot and slowly release your finger so the batter can start cooking.

  4. Move the funnel around to make designs.

  5. Brown on both sides--then immediately remove and drain extremely well.

  6. Top with powdered sugar (or brown sugar, or honey, or cinnamon sugar).

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 117.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
257
Calories from Fat
49
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
5.4g
8%
Saturated Fat
1.6g
8%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
60mg
20%
Sodium
157mg
7%
Potassium
241mg
7%
Total Carbohydrates
43.6g
15%
Dietary Fiber
1.3g
5%
Sugars
8.4g
Protein
8.0g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 11% Iron 14%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A-
  Good points
  • High in selenium
  • High in thiamin
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